- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
An immaculately-presented end of terrace cottage, perfectly placed in the heart of the popular village of Coniston, in the picturesque Lake District National Park. The ideal base for families and friends looking to discover the beauty of Cumbria and its lakes, this Coniston cottage provides three spacious bedrooms, two benefiting from pretty viewsthat stretch up to the magnificent Coniston Fells. The extremely well-appointed sitting room has a log fire and soft, comfortable sofas, simply perfect for cosy evenings. The superb kitchen has a sociable dining area and a door with steps leading down to a rear patio garden with furniture. Situated in the heart of this lovely Lakeland village, there are charming cafes and shops on the doorstep of this Coniston cottage, with Bluebird Bitter brewed in the village and served in the friendly local pubs. Coniston Water is just a ten minute stroll away, and here you will find a host of exhilarating water activities, including sailing, kayaking, paddle boarding and canoeing. For a calmer discovery of this pretty lake, you can board the steam gondola and take a cruise to see the magnificent sights. Grizedale Forest rests on the east side of the lake and has an extensive range of footpaths and cycleways to explore, leading to a tree top adventure course at its heart. You will be inspired by the amazing scenery and the charming natural beauty surrounding this charming Coniston cottage.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with basin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with open fire.
Gas central heating with open fire. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pubs 2 mins walk. Note: There are 5 steps leading down to the patio area.
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About the location
Hawkshead 4 miles; Ambleside 8 miles.
Nestling at the head of Coniston Water, the pretty village of Coniston is surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Lake District National Park, making it a superb base for touring, with Hawkshead, Ambleside, Windermere and Grasmere just a short drive away. Superb walking, mountain biking and climbing are available locally on Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam, and the lovely woodland trails at Grizedale Forest. For watersports enthusiasts, the quiet lake is ideal for dinghy sailing and canoeing, whilst the less active can enjoy a leisure cruise on the beautiful steam yacht ‘Gondola’, or visit Brantwood, home of John Ruskin. Nearby attractions include the award-winning village of Hawkshead, home of the Beatrix Potter Gallery, Tarn Hows, one of the most visited beauty spots in the country and Esthwaite Water, famous for its fishing. A first class holiday location at any time of the year.