Well-maintained 16th century cottage located on the edge of the village of Hawkshead, with stunning countryside views over fields and woodland.
This beautiful 16th-century period cottage enjoys a peaceful rural location within walking distance of the picture-postcard village of Hawkshead. It’s the perfect spot for a special occasion or family holiday, accommodating six guests and two of their holidaying hounds. With easy access to Lake Windermere and some stunning walks passing the front door, this is a superb country hideaway.
The property is bright and spacious with a combination of contemporary and traditional furnishings which give it a home-from-home feel. The lovely views from the lounge window are a reminder of your picturesque surroundings, while the electric fire and comfortable sofas make it a perfect space for everyone to relax and unwind. If you’re in the mood for some home-cooked food then head into the well-equipped kitchen/diner which has all you need, along with a dining table that will seat your guests. There is also a light and sunny conservatory which is a lovely place to sit with a drink and enjoy those countryside views. The three cosy bedrooms can be found on the first floor and all are decorated in a restful and understated style. Enjoy some al fresco drinks in the pretty garden and patio area, while the children and dogs have a roam.
Learn more about the area’s connections with Beatrix Potter at the dedicated gallery in Hawkshead, which is within walking distance along with local shops, pubs and a restaurant. Keep the whole family entertained by following a woodland walk or sculpture trail at Grizedale Forest (3.5 miles). Lake Windermere (5.5 miles) is packed with things to do whether you fancy paddleboarding or canoeing, walking, or sitting back and enjoying a pleasure boat ride across the water.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.