Fellside Cottage is a traditional Cumbrian cottage which would make the perfect family holiday destination. Located as the name suggests on a fellside farm, in an area of open undulating countryside with walking opportunities from the door over the undiscovered Woodlands Fell, where you will enjoy the peace and seclusion that this traditional cottage offers.
Fellside is set on the fells between Coniston Water and the Duddon Estuary. There are stunning views of the countryside and fells, the location is ideal for walkers, cyclists and birdwatchers and the Cumbria Way long distance footpath from Ulverston to Carlisle is only half a mile away. There are footpaths across the farm and surrounding fells with only sheep and birds as company.
Fellside Cottage is a semi-detached Cumbrian cottage attached to an 18th century farmhouse. Set in the grounds of a 300 acre working farm. The cottage is traditionally furnished keeping many original features such as beamed ceilings.
The cottage has electric storage heaters and comprises:
Open plan lounge/kitchen/dining room
Lounge with two seater sofa and two armchairs, TV, DVD/video player, electric wood burning effect stove and staircase to first floor.
Kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher and microwave.
Bathroom with shower over bath, WC, hand basin and heated towel rail.
Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
First Floor: Double bedroom with wash basin, views from the window overlooking the fells.
All electric, bed linen and towels provided.
Cot, highchair and stair gate available.
Private parking for two cars.
Courtyard to the front with flower tubs and bench.
Two bedrooms: 1 double with washbasin, 1 twin, ground floor family bathroom with bathtub and shower over, wash basin and WC. Open plan living/dining and cooking area with fully equipped kitchen and separate utility room.
CONISTON Hawkshead 4 miles; Ambleside 8 miles. Nestling at the head of Coniston Water, the pretty village of Coniston is surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Lake District National Park, making it a superb base for touring, with Hawkshead, Ambleside, Windermere and Grasmere just a short drive away. Superb walking, mountain biking and climbing are available locally on Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam, and the lovely woodland trails at Grizedale Forest. For watersports enthusiasts, the quiet lake is ideal for dinghy sailing and canoeing, whilst the less active can enjoy a leisure cruise on the beautiful steam yacht 'Gondola’, or visit Brantwood, the former home of John Ruskin. Nearby attractions include the award-winning village of Hawkshead, home of the Beatrix Potter Gallery, Tarn Hows, one of the most visited beauty spots in the country and Esthwaite Water, famous for its fishing. A first class holiday location at any time of the year.
This property offers the following short breaks: