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Yew Tree Cottage Borrowdale

Borrowdale, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1041301)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
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2 Customer Review(s)

  • Mr Smith

    “Fantastic little cottage, in a stunning location.”

    Interior and cleanliness to a very high standard. Cottage situation in a quiet village, with local pub in walking distance. Lovely views and walks straightout the front door. A lovely hamper, milk etc already provided on arrival.

    Interior and cleanliness to a very high standard. Cottage situation in a quiet village, with local pub in walking distance. Lovely views and walks straightout the front door. A lovely hamper, milk etc already provided on arrival. Cant wait to return.

    - Mr Smith, December 2020

This property is part of the Lakelovers collection.
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The property

Located in the pretty hamlet of Rosthwaite, in the heart of the Borrowdale Valley, surrounded by stunning scenery and offering a great choice of walks of all grades leading directly from the village, whilst being just a fifteen minute drive to the popular market town of Keswick and only five minutes from the shores of Derwentwater.

Yew Tree Cottage Borrowdale is a charming traditional Lakeland farmhouse.

Park just outside the garden gate and step through the front door into the welcoming sitting room with dinning area.

Comfortable sofas are arranged in front of the cosy log burning stove and Smart TV and in the dining area there is a large family dinning table.

Traditional features can be found through out the property with low ceilings, oak beams, antique doors, slate floors and exposed stonework.

To the rear of the cottage is the fitted kitchen and to the side is the utility and boot room.

Also on the ground floor is the smart shower room.

The traditional Lakeland staircase leads to the first floor landing and the three bedrooms and family bathroom. To the front of the cottage is a pretty cottage garden with lawn and mature borders.


  • Maximum 4 adults, Bedrooms: 1 King size with ensuite shower room, 1 twin or Superking, 1 single
  • Bathroom with bath with shower over basin and WC
  • Shower room with walk in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room with dining area.
  • Oil central heating and wood burning stove, electric range cooker with five ring hob and double oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/drier, Smart TV
  • Cottage garden
  • Private parking for two cars
  • Wifi
  • Two pet dogs welcome

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About the location


Keswick 6.5 miles.

The pretty village of Rosthwaite is situated in the Borrowdale area of the stunning Lake District National Park. The village, surrounded by fells and meadows offers a pub, shop and tea room. You’ll be delighted with the location - just driving up the Borrowdale Valley past Lake Derwentwater is sure to please, and once you arrive in Rosthwaite you will be charmed by the traditional Lakeland cottages. Within driving distance is the town of Keswick, which boasts a number of shops and restaurants, along with miniature golf, parks, the Pencil Museum and the famous Theatre by the Lake. With Derwent Water and Honister Pass close by, the village is an ideal base for walkers and cyclists, and is in a superb location to discover all of the Lake District.

Region Information

Yew Tree Cottage sleeps a Maximum of 4 Adults due to the size of the property and parking. Children and Pets welcome.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute

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