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Moss Cottage

Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 947633)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • Mr Cox
    May 2017
    “Beautiful extremely well equipped ...”
    Beautiful extremely well equipped cottage. Windermere only 10 min walk.

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A fabulous, semi-detached Edwardian townhouse in the heart of the delightful town of Windermere.

Situated in a quiet part of the town with shops and places to eat, as well as the famous lake only a 15 minute walk away, this superb cottage provides ideal accommodation for families and groups of friends.

Stylish throughout, this cottage boasts a wonderful glass-roofed extension, forming the spacious dining area with woodburning stove, which leads onto a well-equipped kitchen.

The ground floor also includes a cosy sitting room with woodburning stove and a useful cloakroom.

On the first floor of this fabulous cottage is a master king-size double bedroom with adjacent shower room, a separate modern bathroom with lovely corner bath with a rain shower over and stairs leading to the second floor with a double and twin bedroom.

Outside, a large decked garden is perfect for barbecues and a great place to relax on a sunny evening, plus backing onto the garden is a woodland area, which is a peaceful spot, ideal for nature lovers.

This holiday home is within walking distance of outdoor pursuits, a cinema and The World of Beatrix Potter, plus Bowness, Coniston Water and Grasmere are all nearby.

An excellent Windermere cottage, to be enjoyed at any time of year.

Note: This property is situated above Ref. 926107, together they sleep 8.

Accommodation

Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x second floor double, 1 x second floor twin. Bathroom with corner bath, shower over, basin and WC. Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Second floor basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area and woodburning stove. Sitting room with woodburning stove.

Amenities

  • Electric central heating with woodburning stoves
  • Two electric ovens, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Decked garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pub 4 mins walk
  • Note: There are steep narrow stairs, therefore care to be taken
  • Note: There is a step down into the garden and a step up to the decking, therefore care to be taken
  • Note: No children under 5 years of age
  • Note: Check-in time 4pm.

About the location

BOWNESS & WINDERMERE

Windermere Train Station 1.5 miles; Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 7 miles.

The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for visitors to the Lake District National Park, with each providing a range of nearby attractions, amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. A variety of boat trips and boat hire are available from Windermere Lake Cruises in Bowness to Brockhole, Ambleside and Lakeside (at the southern end of the lake where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated). The World of Beatrix Potter attraction and the Old Laundry theatre are 1.5 miles away. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is a 30-minute walk to enjoy the spectacular panorama of far-reaching views over the lake and surrounding fells. Brockhole, which offers high wire tree top experiences, is less than two miles away, and the historic villages of Grasmere, Ambleside and Troutbeck are a short drive away. There are also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic at marine centres along the lake. The area is ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer, whether by foot, bike, car, railway or bus; and is within easy reach of attractions such as the spectacular Langdales, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Far Sawrey, Coniston, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and “Go-Ape” adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, stone circles, Roman forts and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike.

Region Information

Note: No children under 5 years of age

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute