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1 Sunny Point Cottages

Crook, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1044404)

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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3 Customer Reviews

  • "Lovely comfortable cottage, very warm and welcoming, Good location, would recommend."

    Reviewed by DebbieNov 2021

  • "Everything you could need for a comfortable stay away from home."

    The Cottage is peaceful and beautifully decorated.

    Reviewed by SophieNov 2021

  • "We absolutely loved this Cottage, it’s newly refurbished, beautifully decorated & very warm."

    A great base for exploring the lakes! Thank you!

    Reviewed by KateOct 2021

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The property

Bowness 4.8m, Kendal 4.6 miles.Tucked away in the small hamlet of Crook in Cumbria, is this three-bedroom, end-terrace, traditional and characterful stone-built 200 year old cottage, 1 Sunny Point Cottages, lovingly renovated and updated.

Enjoying a sought-after location within the scenic Lake District National Park with views across the fields down the Lyth Valley and easy access to the popular locations of Bowness on Windermere, Staveley and Kendal, 1 Sunny Point Cottages makes for the perfect setting for a family of six or group of friends, along with two canine companions, looking to explore the Lakes.

Enter through a front porch, stepping into the welcoming kitchen/diner, where the designated chef of your group will have everything they need to prepare scrumptious meals including an electric oven, ceramic hob and microwave, plus a washer/dryer and dishwasher all built into beautiful units topped off with a quartz stone surface and traditional Belfast sink.

Gather around the dining table to tuck-in to a delicious feast, admiring the huge slate lintel over the fireplace, before raising your glasses to an unforgettable getaway.

After your meal, move through to the sitting room, where you can cosy up on the plush sofas and catch-up on your favourite TV series on the Smart TV with access to Netflix and Amazon, as the woodburning stove crackles nearby, warming your feet on the stone floor with underfloor heating below.

To the rear of the kitchen is a hallway with traditional slate flooring leading to the rear door, stairs and a handy cloakroom.

Climb the stairs to the first floor, where you can pour in the bubbles and indulge in a soothing soak in the bath with your favourite book.

As your eyes grow heavy, retreat to one of three beautifully decorated rooms, a super-king-size with zip/link, exposed fireplace and wardrobe for your belongings, a king-size with exposed stone walls and window beams and en-suite shower room, and a double with traditional exposed stone wall features and a built-in wardrobe, each room perfect for catching a restful night on the Hypnos mattress.

Awake from a leisurely slumber with a refreshing shower, before joining your guests out in the south facing, gated front garden on the traditional cast iron furniture to savour a tasty alfresco breakfast, with an alternative seating area available at the side of the property, perfect for evening drinks and views of the rolling hills.

Set out for the day where you will discover the inviting Sun Inn just a stone’s throw away or The Wild Boar, where you can treat your guests to a mouth-watering pub lunch or a cool refreshment, perfect for those evenings where you don’t feel like cooking!

For the keen putters of your group, Beckside and Windermere Golf Clubs are nearby, where you can enjoy a scenic 18-hole golf courses with impressive views.

Unleash your inner historian with a visit to the historic Old St. Catherines Church Tower Crook, where you can explore the fascinating remains of the village's former church.

Be sure to visit the town of Windermere, where literary fans will delight at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, whilst thrill seekers will delight at the wide variety of water sports available on the famous Lake Windermere, including sailing, paddleboarding and wakeboarding.

For a wider selection of amenities, head to Kendal, where you can brush up on the town’s history and rich heritage at the Kendal Museum and Quaker Tapestry Museum, visit the 12th-century ruins of the town’s former imposing castle or try your hand at woodcarving for a truly unique souvenir to take home.

Situated on the B5284 'Crook Road' this carries you easily to Bowness and the shoreline of Lake Windermere in one direction and Kendal in the other.

For a getaway that offers something for everyone, choose 1 Sunny Point Cottages.

Summary

  • Three bedrooms: 1 x Twin with (zip/link, can be super-king-size on request), 1 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Slate floor hall/cloakroom with separate downstairs WC with basin
  • Kitchen/diner with extendable table
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove.
  • Air source heat pump central heating with underfloor heating downstairs
  • Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher
  • Smart TV with Netflix and Amazon access, WiFi, selection of games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available
  • Off-road shared parking at the rear of the property
  • Garden to front and side with well stocked beds, gravelled paths and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2.3 miles, pub 0.2 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £350.

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About the location

CROOK

Windermere 6 miles; Kendal 6 miles.

The pretty hamlet of Crook is situated in beautiful Lakeland countryside and offers excellent access to the heart of the Lake District National Park. There are two hotels/pubs in Crook itself and a wide variety of super walks on the surrounding fells. Less than six miles from Lake Windermere - England's longest lake - and a similar distance from all of the amenities of Kendal, Cumbria's historic market town. 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: This property is next to a main road

We are intending to make the twin room up as 2 separate beds – if you’d like them joined together as a super king-size then let us know. Also, please let us know if anyone in your party has a food allergy.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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