11 people have recently viewed this property

Gardeners Cottage

Hesket Newmarket, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972334)

  • Gardeners Cottage - (Ref. 972334)

  • Icon/Play
    Icon/Replay Created with Sketch.

    Replay

  •  
  • PHOTOS
  • VIDEO
  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • View on map

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • View on map

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
  • Reviews

    “The ad says 2 bathrooms, but there is only the en suite which is tiny.”

    The en suite is so small you can hardly dry yourself after a shower. The shower was extremely slippery and there is nothing to grab if you slip. The bed was up again... more

    The en suite is so small you can hardly dry yourself after a shower. The shower was extremely slippery and there is nothing to grab if you slip. The bed was up against the wall so the person sleeping on that side of the bed could only get out by climbing over the other person. The bed could not be pulled away from the wall as there was not enough room. Anyone else staying in the cottage needing the bathroom during the night has to enter the bedroom to use the en suite. AS THERE IS ONLY ONE BATHROOM NOT TWO. The garden is shared with owner and it is immaculate. Pesonally we were nervous to let out dog into the garden in case he damage the plants when chasing the ball. Also, and this is purely a personal opinion, it is not secure garden. My dog is only small but he can jump and would have easily been able to jump the wall to get in the next field, which contained sheep. There is a road that boarders the end of the cottage garden and the fence would be easy for any small dog to get through. Very often the garden gate to the garden was left open. This lead into the open farm yard on out onto the road. The cottage was clean, warm and contained everything you needed, the owner was pleasant and extremely helpful. However, I am sorry to say, due to the size of the bathroom and the unsecure garden I would not come back.

This property is part of the Lakes Cottage Holidays collection.
Let Lakes Cottage Holidays be in your plans for your next Holiday

The property

Gardeners Cottage is a wonderful retreat located within the village of Caldbeck resting on a working farm. Perfect for couples or a small family this cottage makes an ideal base for a relaxing holiday, with a twin bedroom on the first floor that is suitable for children due to its sloping ceiling, leading downstairs to the main accommodation where you will find a further double bedroom with an en-suite shower room.

The characterful lounge with its beamed ceiling boasts views over the garden with a feature inglenook fireplace including an electric stove, creating a lovely space to relax and unwind. The breakfast kitchen is equipped for all of your holiday needs where you can appreciate a family meal in true style. The garden is a charming spot to unwind benefitting from a rural outlook; a warm welcome awaits you from the owners who will be pleased to show the children around the farm and animals.

The local village pub is a 20 minute walk away, here you can enjoy a home cooked bar meal and sample a pint made in their very own brewery.

The village is an ideal base for the northern Lakes, the market town of Keswick, as well as Lakes Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite.

The natural beauty of the Solway coast, well-known for its golf courses and the town of Cockermouth is not to be missed.

Summary

  • 1 x first floor twin with sloping ceiling suitable for children
  • Ground floor double with en-suite shower room, basin and WC
  • Comfortable beamed lounge
  • Breakfast kitchen
  • Garden
  • Car parking
  • Storage for bikes.
  • Central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, DVD, CD
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen inc. in the rent
  • Towels included
  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Secure storage for bikes
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Children's fold up bed
  • 1 pet and no smoking
  • Pub 20 minute walks.

Calculate your drive time

About the location

CALDBECK

Wigton 7.5 miles; Carlisle 12 miles; Keswick 16 miles; Cockermouth 17 miles.

The charming Cumbrian village of Caldbeck is situated on the northern fringes of the Lake District National Park and is surrounded by beautiful moorland and fells. It’s a classic stone built village with a church, pub, village green and duck pond. The church dates back to the 12th century and is famous for being the resting place of the renowned huntsman John Peel. Although in every sense a ‘traditional working village’, the local craft centre at Priest Mill and the riverside walks to the Howk gorge, draw visitors to Caldbeck. The village is an ideal base for the northern Lakes, the market town of Keswick, as well as Lakes Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite. The natural beauty of the Solway coast, well-known for its golf courses and the town of Cockermouth, the birthplace of William Wordsworth are close by, whilst also within driving distance is the cathedral city of Carlisle, Hadrian’s Wall and the Scottish Borders.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season
paper-airoplane-icon Created with Sketch.

Sign up for exclusive offers and discounts sent straight to your inbox

Uh oh! An error occurred, could you double-check your email?

Tick Created with Sketch.

Thank You! You have subscribed successfully