Tree Tops

Meathop near Grange-over-Sands, The Lake District and Cumbria (Ref. 1632)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A superb self-contained wing of a former Victorian hospital, in the tiny hamlet of Meathop, 3 miles from Grange-over-Sands. Decorated and furnished to a high standard, this delightful property is designed in an 'upside down' style with the sitting room and kitchen on the first floor to take advantage of the pleasant views. The light and airy accommodation is well equipped and comfortable, and boasts lovely pine flooring on the first floor and en-suite facilities. With spacious, wooded mature grounds, this is a great base for relaxing and from which to enjoy good walks in the nearby woods or along the delightful Cumbrian Way. The grounds attract a wide variety of wildlife, with many interesting bird species feeding at the kitchen window, including woodpeckers! With Grange Golf Club and Ice Cream Farm just a 2 minute drive away, Grange-over-Sands, Cartmel and the Lake District National Park all within easy reach, there is plenty to see and do!

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double and en-suite (bath with shower over, basin and WC), 1 x twin room. Ground floor bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. First floor fitted kitchen with dining area. Light and airy sitting room with double aspect windows to enjoy the views.

Amenities

LPG central heating. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 4 x TVs, video, DVD player, stereo/CD player/radio, books/games/DVDs/videos etc. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available. Allocated parking space for one car, further parking in "visitor parking" area. Enclosed, private garden across the courtyard from property. Use of shared grounds with garden furniture. Sorry, no smoking. One well-behaved dog welcome. Shops 2 miles, pub 5 mins walk. Note: There are 8 stone steps up to the entrance of the property.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

MEATHOP

Grange-Over-Sands 3 miles; Windermere 15 miles.

The small hamlet of Meathop is situated in the southern Lake District National Park, just a few miles from the coastal estuary, a quiet and peaceful area occupying a rural location on the path of the Cumbrian Coastal Way. Nearby is Lindale, sitting on the slopes of Hampsfield Fell, with a true 'Lakeland feel' to its narrow streets, traditional dwellings and quaint old pubs. Cartmel, with its famous annual horse race, and the pretty coastal resorts of Arnside and Grange are all neighbours and worthy of a visit. Just a short drive away are Lake Windermere and the villages of Bowness-on-Windermere and Newby Bridge, which still retain the charm and character that has endeared them to so many. Set amidst the charm of the southern lakes, Meathop makes an inspiring choice from which to enjoy the whole of a magical area.

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