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Rose Patch Cottage

Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 934145)

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  • Sleeps 11

  • Bedrooms 5

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets No

  • Mrs Watkinson
    April 2017
    “Needs a milk jug and a gravy jug. ...”
    Needs a milk jug and a gravy jug.
    Needs a milk jug and a gravy jug. The neighbours kept filling our rubbish bin which was very annoying Otherwise it was a brilliant cottage


  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A superbly-located, semi-detached cottage located in the very centre of the thriving Lake District town of Keswick just a minute's walk from the main high street and the marketplace on the edge of the pedestrianised walkways.

This Keswick cottage is set in an ideal location for a family or group of friends to get together and enjoy traditional real ale pubs, good restaurants, a fabulous market and the delights of the Lake District National Park with its unrivalled walking and scenic beauty.

Set over three floors, this cottage boasts a spacious sitting room leading to a separate dining room, five lovely bedrooms, two of which boast en-suite facilities, and a large terraced area, an ideal spot to enjoy a drink whilst watching the world pass by.

Guests can enjoy evening strolls from the cottage to Lake Derwentwater, passing through Hope Park's putting green and Keswick's Theatre by the Lake.

The boat landings provide launch trips around the lake with the opportunity to stop off and enjoy a number of famous walks including Catbells, featured on TV's Wainwright's Walks, Maiden Moor, Dale Head, Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike, all of which can be accessed via the launch.

With its wonderful location, fabulous accommodation and easy access to Keswick and the Lakes, this cottage provides the perfect base for a get-together, whatever the time of year.


Over three floors. Five bedrooms: 3 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC, two with basin), 1 x second floor twin, 1 x second floor family room with 1 double and 1 single with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with gas stove.


  • Gas central heating with gas stove
  • Gas range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair
  • Parking permits provided for 2 cars in car park, 2-3 mins walk (if lost, cost of permit to be reimbursed to owner)
  • Alternative free roadside parking and pay-and-display parking available in Keswick
  • Front gravelled terrace with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 1 min walk.

About the location


Braithwaite 2.6 miles; Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 20 minutes.

The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the north of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes’ walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Cat Bells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.

Region Information

Note: Until April 2017 there are 3 parking permits provided. From April 2017 there are 2 parking permits provided.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
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