High Moor Cottage

Bowness-on-Windermere, The Lake District and Cumbria (Ref. 19804)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A cosy semi-detached cottage, superbly located within a short walking distance of Bowness-on-Windermere and minutes from Lake Windermere. Comfortably appointed throughout, this Windermere cottage is ideal for families or friends who wish to enjoy time together in this beautiful part of the Lake District. This Windermere cottage has two bedrooms, with the master bedroom having the benefit of an adjoining sun room with French windows and a Juliet balcony giving distant views of the Lake District Fells rising above Lake Windermere. The cosy sitting room has original beams and a lovely woodburning stove. Outside of this Windermere cottage is a front gravelled area for parking, and a patio, so no matter what time of day, you can sit out with a refreshing drink as you plan your day's activities in the Lakes, plus bustling Bowness is just a short walk away. The Glebe, an area of parkland incorporating a children's play area, pitch-and-putt golf and tennis courts, and the quayside for lake cruises, are just 7 minutes' walk away, from where you can enjoy stunning views across Lake Windermere to the Lake District Fells. You can also hire row boats or embark on the Steamer and travel up the lake to Brockhole, the National Park Visitor Centre, and enjoy the adventure playground and tree top course, along with some lovely gardens. Bowness has a great mix of restaurants and cafes to suit all tastes, and some lovely specialist shops selling delicious chocolates and cakes. Visitors can also take the car ferry, just two minutes' by car from this Lake District cottage, across Lake Windermere to the pretty Lakeland village of Hawkshead and Grizedale Forest. Grizedale Forest has a host of beautiful walks and cycle ways. This Windermere cottage has a host of attractions and activities available nearby, and can be enjoyed at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double with adjoining sun room and Juliet balcony, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be king-size double on request). Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.

Amenities

Gas central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Gas, electricity and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Front patio with picnic bench and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 8 mins walk, pub 5 mins walk. Lake Windermere 7 minutes walk. Note: Stairs have a slight curve and may be unsuitable for guests with limited mobility. Note: Some road noise may be audible outside the property.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

BOWNESS & WINDERMERE

Ambleside 5 miles.

The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for many visitors to the Lake District, both providing a range of attractions, amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. Boat trips are available from Bowness to Ambleside and Lakeside, where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is 15 minutes' walk away. Brockhole, which offers tree top experiences is only one mile away, and there are a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic. Bowness and Windermere are ideally situated for exploring all the region has to offer - within easy reach of destinations such as Langdale, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Sawrey, Grasmere, Coniston Water, Grizedale Forest Park, with delightful walks, famous sculpture park, mountain biking and the Go Ape adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, and the Lakeland Mountains, including Scafell Pike, England’s highest.

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