Located in an area of peace and quiet this luxury Lake District cottage is located 2 miles south of Kendal. Sleeping 8 the cottage is ideal for 2 families or groups wishing to explore the southern Lake District or Yorkshire Dales. The barn conversion has a warming log burning stove for cosy winter nights in and the garden is ideal for relaxing in on a summers evening. The cottage will take short breaks all year round, ideal for a weekend getaway to recharge your batteries. Kendal has easy access to the M6 making the location ideal as a touring base, Kirkby Lonsdale and the Yorkshire Dales are 20 minutes to the east and to the west Windermere and the south Lakes are easily accessible and within half an hour. Kendal is a thriving community with numerous shops, bars and restaurants and river walks can be enjoyed along the River Kent. The cottages are located in the hamlet of Barrows Green, 2 miles south of Kendal, with a village pub.Autumn Cottage is one of 2 adjoining barn conversions that has been tastefully renovated, beautifully furnished and extensively equipped to provide for the discerning holidaymaker who will appreciate the standard of accommodation provided. The barn conversion has been furnished with a blend of traditional and contemporary style using the owner’s imaginative flair for colour and co-ordinated fabrics to provide a superb holiday cottage to be enjoyed at any time of the year. The cottage provides family accommodation that is equally suitable for get together and celebrations and takes short breaks all year round. The cottage has oil central heating and comprises: The lounge is a superb characterful room with beamed ceiling, stone fireplace with wood mantle housing wood burning stove, full wall of library with selection of books, fold away patio doors lead to the garden area and wall mounted plasma TV. The Shaker style breakfast/kitchen has electric oven and hob, integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, dining table seating 8 and superb rural aspect.
Utility room/cloakroom with washer/dryer, hand basin and WC
First floor: Master double bedroom with painted wrought iron king size bed, plasma TV, rural outlook over the adjoining fields and en-suite shower room with hand basin and WC.
Second double bedroom with king size bed, plasma TV and en-suite shower room with hand basin and WC.
Family bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
All oil, electric, bed linen, towels and initial supply of logs included.
Cot and highchair available.
Private parking for 6 cars.
Storage space available for bikes
The cottage has outside seating adjacent to the properties with further shared patio areas with garden seating and barbecue enjoying delightful rural aspect.
Four bedrooms: 2 x king-size doubles with plasma TV, en-suite shower room, hand basin, WC; 1 x double bedroom; 1 x twin bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Utility/cloakroom. Sitting room.
KENDAL Windermere 8 miles. A historic market town with a fine reputation for shopping, Kendal nestles on the banks of the River Kent and is known as the Southern Gateway to the Lakes. Its old cobbled lanes and byways branch off the attractive main street, and the stone ruins of 12th century Kendal Castle sit perched on a hill with views over the town. Visit The Abbot Hall Art Gallery, its regular collection holding portraits by Kendal born George Romney and works by Turner and Ruskin, with other exhibitions through its links with the Tate. Both Sizergh Castle and Levens Hall with its superb Topiary Garden are nearby, as are limestone escarpments for easy walking, offering thrilling views of the Lakeland Mountains, the Howgills and Morecambe Bay. Kendal itself is ideally placed for exploring South Lakeland, the Yorkshire Dales and beyond. With other attractions such as Kendal Museum and the Museum of Lakeland Life, the fascinating Quaker Tapestry, Lake Windermere and the wider National Park within easy reach, Kendal provides a superb base for a relaxing break.
This property offers the following short breaks: