Burkesfield Cottage

Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 2971)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A fabulous three-storey Edwardian townhouse in the centre of the famous, ever-popular town of Windermere.

Burkesfield Cottage has been fully renovated and lovingly furnished to provide well-equipped, first class accommodation.

Ideal for families, this wonderful Windermere cottage boasts a warm, cosy sitting room with a delightful bay window, a dining room, a modern kitchen, three lovely bedrooms and a spacious bathroom.

A real home-from-home, full of character, charm and those extra touches that make a memorable holiday.

The location is ideal, with a variety of shops, restaurants, outdoor pursuits, a cinema and the Beatrix Potter Exhibition all nearby.

Bowness, Coniston Water, Kendal, the Furness Peninsula, Morecambe Bay and the Lakeland Mountains are all within easy reach, making this cottage a superb year-round base.


Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double, 1 x 2nd floor king-size double, 1 x 2nd floor twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over bath, basin & WC. Modern well-equipped kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with coal-effect gas fire in feature fireplace.


  • Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room
  • Gas oven & hob, microwave, American-style fridge/freezer with chilled water & ice maker, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radios, WiFi, library of books, DVDs, games
  • All fuel & power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen inc. in rent
  • Cot & highchair
  • Off road parking for 1 car, additional street parking nearby
  • Rear patio with furniture & BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets & no smoking
  • Shop & pubs 2 mins walk.

About the location


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 a 15-minute walk away and Brockhole, which offers tree top experiences is only one mile away. There are also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic. Bowness and Windermere are ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer; they are within easy reach of destinations such as Langdale, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Sawrey, Grasmere, Coniston Water, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and the Go Ape adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, as well as the Lakeland Mountains, including England's highest, Scafell Pike.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas