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Grey Walls

(Ref. 1144741)

Patterdale near Glenridding, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 9 Guests

  • 5 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

This property is part of the Lakelovers collection.
We have properties to suit every occasion throughout the southern and central Lake District including; Ambleside Cottages, Bowness Cottages, Coniston Cottages, Grasmere Cottages, Hawkshead Cottages, Lakeside Cottages, Langdale Cottages, Troutbeck Cottages, Ulswater Cottages, Windermere Cottages and smaller hamlets between, which although seldom heard of are none the less equally wonderful. With hundreds of properties available, all of which are inspected and graded by the English Tourism Council, Lakelovers are sure to have a property to meet your needs.


  • Over three floors
  • Five bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request) with TV, 1 x super king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request) with TV and en-suite bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x king-size with TV, 1 x second-floor small double with basin, 1 x second-floor twin
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, double basin and WC
  • First-floor cloakroom
  • First-floor kitchen
  • First-floor dining room
  • First-floor sitting room with woodburning stove
  • First-floor snug
  • Central heating
  • Electric double oven and hob, microwave, 2 x fridge, freezer, dishwasher
  • Smart TV, WiFi, selection of books
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 4 cars
  • Enclosed rear garden with lawn, patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.3 miles, pub 0.5 miles, Ullswater 1.2 miles
  • Note: The steps up to the first floor are quite steep and may not be suitable for guests with lower mobility
  • Note: The small double is only suitable for one guest
  • Note: Check-in from 4pm, check-out at 10am

The property

Glenridding 1.4 miles.

Grey Walls is an exquisite haven of relaxation and tranquillity set in the picturesque village of Patterdale near Glenridding in the heart of the stunning Lake District National Park.

Boasting five bedrooms, spectacular views and a woodburning stove, this property is the perfect destination for families, friends or couples looking to explore the wonders of the Lake District.

Head up the stairs to the first floor and find a fully-equipped kitchen and dining room, perfect for creating delicious meals, before tucking in over a cold glass of bubbly.

On this floor, there is also a beautifully-decorated sitting room, complete with a Smart TV and woodburning stove, where you can unwind in the evenings with a glass of wine after a day of walking in the fells.

An additional snug provides a tranquil spot to get lost in a good book or simply admire the magnificent views from the picture window.

When the weather permits, venture out to the enclosed rear garden, perfect for alfresco dining or simply soaking up the last of the sun’s rays in amongst in your scenic surroundings.

When sleep calls, indulge a long soak or revitalising shower in the sleek family bathroom before completing your evening routine.

Along the hallway, discover three charming bedrooms, comprising of a super-king-size and two king-sizes, whilst a small double and twin reside on the second floor, catering for all kinds of sleeping arrangements.

In the morning, keen walkers can explore the nearby fells, uncovering the hidden beauty of the Lake District National Park, whilst those who prefer to take to the water can enjoy a boat trip from nearby Pooley Bridge to explore the stunning views of Windermere and Ullswater.

Hike to the top of Orrest Head for panoramic views of Lake Windermere and the surrounding countryside or explore the charming town of Bowness-on-Windermere, home to an abundance of shops, cafes, and The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction.

Alternatively, embark on a drive to Penrith for an afternoon of culture and art, or perhaps learn about the rich history of the area with a visit to Penrith Castle and Lowther Castle and Gardens.

Grey Walls is a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and promises to bring joy and relaxation to all.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Pooley Bridge 8 miles; Windermere 12 miles; Penrith 12.5 miles

Glenridding is a wonderful lakeside village, hugging the southern edge of Ullswater in the wondrous Lake District National Park. It offers the essentials of a convenience store, a café and a selection of characterful pubs. Some of the pubs overlook the picturesque Ullswater lake where you can try your hand at some exhilarating outdoor pursuits, or perhaps take a soothing cruise on one of the Ullswater Steamers. Spend the day in Grasmere where you can tour Wordsworth Grasmere, the stunning former cottage of William Wordsworth, or alternatively travel to Windermere, home to The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Orrest Head Viewpoint and Holehird Gardens; Ambleside is within easy reach from here and boasts Beatrix Potter's former home at Hill Top, a popular attraction all year round. There is much to do close by, with the wonderful towns of Hawkshead and Keswick within accessible reach by car, offering something to suit every age, taste and ability including Keswick Museum, Puzzling Place, Derwent Pencil Museum, in addition to a wealth of pubs, restaurants and shops where you can treat your loved ones. Come to this wonderful Lake District village for a fun-packed holiday with your family and friends.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas