Granary Nook

Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972388)

  • Granary Nook - (Ref. 972388)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Thomas

    “This was our first time to the Lake District but it definitely wont be our last, it is such a magical place and has such a raw beauty, we have already started looking to go back next year.”

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  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
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  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
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The property

This delightful stone built cottage is tucked away in the heart of Windermere.  Set over three floor, it is an ideal base for families or couples who want a central loctation from which to explore the South Lakes area. You enter the house through a pleasant Hallway and straight ahead is the lovely well equipped kitchen with a slate floor, where you can enjoy tasty meals at the dining table.   The sitting room has two comfy sofas and a TV with DVD player.  Take the stairs to the first floor and find two comfortable double bedrooms, continue up to the top floor for the spacious Bathroom with shower over, w.c.

and basin.   On this floor you will also find a Children's twin bedroom tucked into the eaves. From the Kitchen a door leads to the large rear courtyard with outdoor furniture for enjoying your meals al fresco on warm summer days. Just a short walk brings you into the centre of the  bustling village of Windermere with its plentiful bars and restaurants.   There is a good selection of local shops where you can buy everything from home made pies to a pair of designer shoes. Bowness and the lovely Lake Windermere are a 25 minute walk or short bus trip away with attractions such as Lake Cruises, Beatrix Potter and the retro Royalty Cinema. Windermere is a great base for exploring the Southern Lake district lakes and fells, with regular buses and easy access to Ambleside, Grasmere and beyond. A cosy cottage ideal for a relaxing family holiday

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Over three floors, three bedrooms: 1 Master double, one double, one childrens twin.  Bathroom with shower over, basin and W.C.  Kitchen with dining table, Sitting room with electric fire.

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  • Gas central heating
  • Electric fire, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • TV with DVD player
  • Wifi
  • Selection of books and games
  • Power included in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair provided
  • Parking permit for one car on street provided
  • Large gravelled courtyard with gates for bike storage
  • Garden furniture
  • Sorry no smoking, two pets accepted
  • Shop 2 minutes walk, pub 5 minutes walk
  • Note: Maximum 5 adults

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About the location


Windermere Train Station 1.5 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

Note: Maximum 5 adults

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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