Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District
A delightful semi-detached house, situated just a few minutes' walk from the centre of the picturesque village of Bowness-on-Windermere. Set out over two floors, this 'upside down' holiday home offers first floor open plan living accommodation, with a large balcony area boasting long distance views over the famous Langdale Fells. Decorated and furnished to a good standard, the property offers comfortable, well equipped accommodation. The location is ideal for visitors of all ages, with a good variety of shops, restaurants, outdoor pursuits, a cinema and the Beatrix Potter Exhibition all nearby. Coniston Water, Kendal, the Furness Peninsula, Morecambe Bay and the Lakeland Mountains are all within easy reach, making this a superb base for discovering many of the region's highlights, including the Wordsworth and Ruskin sites. With traditional industries such as quarries, farms and water mills and a rich variety of art and craft galleries, this is a great location for a varied and enjoyable holiday in beautiful surroundings.
Three ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x king-size double, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. First floor open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with balcony.
Electric warm air heating. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, satellite TV, video, DVD player, stereo/CD player/radio, library of books, games. All power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for two cars. Balcony with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops, pubs, lake and all town amenities 5 mins walk. Note: No children under 5 or infants.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor bedroom
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Sky TV
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 amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. Boat trips are available from Bowness to Ambleside, the Lakeside Aquarium and Beatrix Potterís Hill Top House at Sawrey. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is on the edge of the town and Grizedale Forest Park is nearby, with delightful walks, mountain biking and the Go Ape adventure park. There are many National Trust properties in the area, as well as a variety of watersports 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, Grasmere, Coniston Water, Kendal, Keswick, and the Lakeland Mountains, including Scafell Pike, Englandís highest.