Hagg End

Crook near Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 18789)

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  • Sleeps 10

  • Bedrooms 5

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Bowness and Windermere 3 miles.

A delightful, traditional Lakeland farmhouse superbly located in Crook in the heart of the Lake District National Park and surrounded by beautiful countryside.

This cottage near Bowness-on-Windermere has so much character to offer guests with many interesting and traditional features, including beams and beautiful oak panelling.

This Bowness-on-Windermere cottage is perfect for families and friends who wish to enjoy time together in peaceful surroundings but with all the benefits of the bustling town of Bowness-on-Windermere just 3 miles away.

The rooms of this Bowness-on-Windermere cottage have been carefully restored to provide cosy and comfortable accommodation.

The spacious farmhouse kitchen with dining area offers guests excellent facilities, which are ideal for when you are preparing a meal for the whole family.

The oak panelled sitting room has a woodburner to provide a perfect place to catch up over a glass of wine.

The door from the sitting room opens out to a charming garden area, perfect for alfresco dining or simply relaxing and reading a book.

An additional large lawned area is also available to give younger visitors plenty of space to run around and enjoy the freedom of the countryside.

This cottage is only a short drive from Bowness-on-Windermere where there are numerous bars and restaurants to enjoy plus some excellent shops and galleries.

If you're after a touch of luxury from your holiday, why not book a trip to dine on board a top-of-the-range yacht on Lake Windermere?

Guests to this Lake District cottage can also enjoy the recreational area of The Glebe, which has pitch-and-putt golf and tennis courts available and provides a great location to watch the lake steamers depart on their cruise up the lake to Ambleside or Lakeside.

The children in your group will love meeting Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddleduck at The World of Beatrix Potter, whilst the adults can enjoy afternoon tea at the on-site tea room.

For the more adventurous there are lots of outdoor activities available, including canoeing, kayaking, gorge scrambling and mountain biking.

This character cottage is a wonderful base in stunning surroundings at any time of the year.


Five bedrooms: 2 x king-size double (one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC), 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC). Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Utility with boot storage. Sitting room with woodburner.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room
  • Gas range cooker, microwave, American-style fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Ample off road parking
  • Bike storage
  • Lawned garden to front with furniture and BBQ
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 2 miles
  • Note: This property has low ceilings, beams and doorways.

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.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas