This is the perfect choice for couples looking for a romantic retreat, cuddle up in front of the wood burning stove, enjoy a glass of wine on the patio before retiring to the romantic bedroom. This stunning cottage is conveniently located opposite the village green in one of the Lake Districts most sought after villages, Grasmere. Grasmere is one of the most sought after locations in the heart of the Lake District, the pretty village has a number of shops surrounding the village green, Heaton Cooper Studios, garden centre, Grasmere Church where William Wordsworth is laid to rest and a number of pubs and restaurants to relax and unwind in after a day on the fells. Centrally located, there are numerous walks directly from your door in Grasmere including Rydal Water, Clough Head, Rydal Fell and Dunmail Raise. The two neighbouring Lakeland stone cottages overlook the village green and Heaton Cooper Studios with the fells towering above in the centre of Grasmere. The cottages have a wealth of local amenities literally on the doorstep with walking opportunities in every direction. The cottage blends contemporary, modern style within the characterful features of the cottage. A cosy wood burning stove in the lounge, perfect for snuggling in front of on chilly days and a romantic bedroom overlooking the village green makes this an ideal romantic retreat at any time of year. The shaker style kitchen and luxuriously appointed, spacious bathroom including roll top bath and extra wide shower finishes off the opulent feel to this cottage. Immediately overlooking the village green in the centre of Grasmere with under floor heating throughout the cottage comprises:
Entrance porch leading to the lounge with exposed Lakeland stone flagged floor, Flatscreen LED TV and fireplace housing wood burning stove.
Kitchen with Belfast pot sink, electric oven and halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer and dining table and chairs
First floor: Double bedroom with king size bed and window overlooking Grasmere village green.
Bathroom with contemporary style/traditional fittings with walk-in shower, roll top free standing bath with claw feet, hand basin and WC.
All gas, electric, bed linen and towels provided.
Private parking for 1 car per property at the rear of the property.
Patio with garden furniture.
One double bedroom. Bathroom with freestanding bath, telephone shower, separate hand basin, WC. Living room with Lakeland flagged floor, woodburner and flatscreen LED TV. Fully equipped Shaker style kitchen with dining table.
GRASMERE Ambleside 5 miles; Windermere 9 miles; Keswick 13 miles. Situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park is the lovely village of Grasmere, probably best known as the home of William Wordsworth, a place he once described as "The most loveliest spot that man hath found". Any visit to Grasmere needs to include The Grasmere Gingerbread shop, where the Wilson family have been making gingerbread for over 60 years. Also in the village are a number of shops, pubs, a church which dates back to the 13th century and Grasmere Lake, plus Grasmere Sports takes place every August, where you can watch participants compete in a variety of sports, including Cumberland Wrestling. Just five miles away is the town of Ambleside and Lake Winderemere where you will find shops, pubs, restaurants and the 17th century Bridge House, which is one of the most photographed buildings in the Lake District. Cruises, boat trips and watersports can all be enjoyed on Lake Windermere and the towns of Windermere and Keswick are also within driving distance. Grasmere is a wonderful base for your Lake District retreat.
This property offers the following short breaks: