Glenside is beautifully decorated, semi-detached cottage nestled with the quaint village of Far Sawrey. The interior design of this property has been completed with a traditional charm, along with a modern selection of features, making this a lovely family base for a getaway to the Lake District National Park. As you step into the dwelling you are greeted to a brightly styled open-plan living room. In here you will find a well-equipped kitchen, a comfortable dining space and a cosy sitting room, posing a woodburning fireplace. A separate sitting room can be found at the front of the property, boasting a warming open fireplace with a comfortable seating arrangement, ideal for relaxing of an evening. Follow the carpeted staircase up to the three elegantly finished bedrooms, comprising of a double bedroom, a twin and a single bedroom. Completing this floor is a sleek family bathroom, featuring a bath, shower over bath, basin and WC. Outside you will find a charming garden area, featuring comfortable seating, perfect for enjoying the stunning countryside views. For local amenities, the cottage is situated a mere stone’s throw away from the local pub, taking just five-minutes to walk. The nearest shop can be situated within the bustling village of Hawkshead, which is a short 10-minute drive, where a selection of pubs, shops and restaurants can be found. Within this small village you will also find the famous Beatrix Potter Gallery, a 17th-century building which houses a selection of her original drawings and illustrations. For more adventurous activities, you can visit the Esthwaite Water, a small lake, perfect for fishing or take a stroll up Latterbarrow, which was the subject of Wainwright's book The Outlying Fells of Lakeland. Glenside is a tranquil cottage, filled with cosy interiors, making this the ideal base to relax after a day’s exploring.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size on request) 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner. Utility. Second sitting room with open fire.
FAR SAWREY Hawkshead 3.9 miles; Bowness (via ferry) 1.5 miles. The village of Far Sawrey has a pub/restaurant, whilst Bowness, with all its shops, restaurants and leisure facilities, is just a short distance across the lake by ferry. Also close by is ‘Hill Top’, once the home of Beatrix Potter, and Hawkshead with its picturesque 17th century cottages. Footpaths lead from the grounds to the village and Claife Heights - a noted beauty spot of forests and tarns. Watersports are close at hand on Windermere, along with Lake Cruises and the majestic Wray Castle to admire. Fishing can be enjoyed on nearby Esthwaite Water and, of course, fell walking.
This property offers the following short breaks: