Burkesfield Cottage

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

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Cottage features

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


  • Bedrooms


  • Bathrooms


  • Pets


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.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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 amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. Boat trips are available from Bowness to Ambleside, the Lakeside Aquarium and Beatrix Potter’s 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, England’s highest.

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