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Blease Garth

Threlkeld, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1041278)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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2 Customer Review(s)

  • Mrs Blyth

    “My husband is 6ft 3inch.”

    It had mentioned some low beams in the details. However it was not just the odd beam he had to duck. He could not walk across either the lounge or the kitchen (which was most of the downstairs) without ducking. (Lucky he is easy going or this would have spoilt our holiday!) ...

    It had mentioned some low beams in the details. However it was not just the odd beam he had to duck. He could not walk across either the lounge or the kitchen (which was most of the downstairs) without ducking. (Lucky he is easy going or this would have spoilt our holiday!) The details should make it clear that this property is not appropriate for someone of my husband's height. It would also be helpful to mention the footends on all of the beds which were also a problem for anyone tall. I am 5ft 6inch and only had to duck for the entrance to the conservatory. Apart from issues with the low ceilings the property was great, lovely views from the garden, tranquil setting and great location. One other point-the drive is only suitable for 2 small cars rather than for 2 cars as described.

    - Mrs Blyth, June 2021

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The property

Nestled in the beautiful village of Threlkeld close to vibrant Keswick. Blease Garth is a charming Lakeland cottage with traditional features and a welcoming feel. Step through a traditional porch and into the open plan ground floor with oak beams, wooden flooring and log burning stove.

The pretty green kitchen is complemented by a round social dining table and traditional window seats with views to the surrounding Lake District countryside.

A bright conservatory provides additional space to relax after a busy day walking on the fells.

A spacious family bathroom completes the ground floor.

Head upstairs for two comfortable bedrooms; one presented as a double and one as a twin.

Please note the property does not contain a washing machine, dishwasher or ironing board.

Due to the age of the property, the floors may be uneven and the stairs are steep.

Outside, guests can enjoy a peaceful and spacious garden and parking is provided for two cars. The pretty village of Threlkeld dates back more than 800 years and there are two historic Lakeland pubs – The Sally Inn and The Horse and Farrier.

From your doorstep, you can enjoy spectacular walks through the valley of St John's in the Vale.

A short drive will take you to the popular village of Keswick Explore the popular twice weekly market, browse art galleries and gift shops or relax over a delicious evening meal in one of the many fine restaurants.

Celebrate a special occasion with tickets to Keswick’s beautiful theatre, which sits on the shores of Derwentwater.

Some of the Lake District’s most famous walks start from Keswick including Cat Bells, and boat trips run throughout the year across spectacular Derwentwater. With a tranquil base close to the popular town of Keswick, Blease Garth is the perfect retreat for families and friends.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x first floor double, 1 x first floor twin
  • Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining and sitting area with woodburning stove.
  • Gas central heating, with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV, DVD, Bluetooth speaker, WiFi
  • Private parking for 2 small cars
  • Large enclosed garden
  • Two small to medium size dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub are a few minutes stroll
  • Note: This property dates back to early 1800’s so the floors may be uneven and stairs slightly steep
  • Also, there is no washing machine, dishwasher or ironing board at this property.

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About the location


The charming village of Threlkeld is just to the east of Keswick in the Northern Lakes. The steep sided Blencathra looms over Threlkeld village, a popular starting point for walking the mountain. Threlkeld's history reaches back more than 800 years; the Romans were here from the 3rd to the 8th century, followed later by the Norse. In the village the church dates back to 1578 and there are two pubs that first opened their doors in 1688.
Though only a few miles outside Keswick, the village is tranquil and unspoilt with great views of Blencathra and the Helvellyn range.

Region Information

babies welcome

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas