A delightful semi-detached holiday home situated just a few minutes' walk from the centre of the picturesque village of Bowness-on-Windermere.
Set out over the ground and first floor of a three-storey building, this 'upside down' property offers a first floor open plan living area which is a fantastic space to relax in after spending the day exploring the many walking trails available in the vicinity.
From here you can step out onto the balcony which provides seating and long distance views over the famous Langdale Fells.
Decorated and furnished to a good standard, the property offers comfortable, well-equipped accommodation.
The location is ideal for visitors of all ages, with a good variety of shops, restaurants, outdoor pursuits, a cinema and the Beatrix Potter Exhibition all nearby.
Coniston Water, Kendal, the Furness Peninsula, Morecambe Bay and the Lakeland Mountains are all within easy reach, making this a superb base for discovering many of the region's highlights, including the Wordsworth and Ruskin sites.
With traditional industries such as quarries, farms and water mills and a rich variety of art and craft galleries, this is a great location for a varied and enjoyable holiday in beautiful surroundings.
About the location
Windermere Train Stain 0.4 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.
Note: No children under 5 or infants.