Situated just a five-minute walk from the Wordsworth village of Grasmere, in the heart of the Lake District, is Juniper Hayloft. This semi-detached cottage is positioned in the Easedale Valley, making the most of magnificent fell views and peaceful surroundings. Bring your loved one to this romantic retreat and explore Cumbria at its finest. At ground level, there is a bright and spacious open-plan living room, with a modern kitchen and breakfast bar in a U-shape. Relax and unwind with a refreshing beverage as you admire views of the encompassing scenery through the picture window. A gallery staircase leads to a double bedroom upstairs, boasting more breath-taking views of rambling countryside. To the exterior is a courtyard soaking up the glorious surroundings and right on the doorstep are plenty of opportunities for walking and bike riding. There are a selection of delicious restaurants within a few minutes' walk and the village offers tea rooms, gift shops and plenty more. Challenge yourselves with a hike up the fells of Silver Howe and Helm Crag, or if you prefer a gentle route, stroll around Grasmere Lake. Ambleside is bustling with a friendly atmosphere, just a short drive away, with many interesting shops and cafés to enjoy. Consider a stay at Juniper Hayloft, this enchanting getaway offers the ideal base.
Mostly ground floor. One first floor bedroom: 1 x double via galleried staircase. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. External utility.
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: