Tanner Croft is a delightful cottage situated in the heart of the beautiful village of Grasmere. The cottage which sleeps four, has a cosy wood burning stove which is ideal for the cold winter evenings. Tanner Croft is an ideal base from which to explore both the northern and southern Lake District.
Located in the centre of the picturesque village of Grasmere, Tanner Croft Cottage sleeps four and is ideal for two couples looking to enjoy a peaceful break away. Its cosy wood burning stone is perfect for the cold winter nights.
Grasmere is located at the northern tip of Grasmere Lake and has a variety of tearooms, restaurants and traditional village pubs making it perfect for those looking for a relaxing holiday. With an abundance of high and low walks straight from your door, Grasmere is ideally based to enjoy a walking holiday. Keswick is a fifteen minute drive away and is also on the main bus route so you can leave your car behind whilst exploring the Lake District.
Grasmere is the home of the world famous Grasmere Gingerbread which is a 'must try' during your stay, the original shop is located next to St Oswald's church and was once the school for the village, The Heaton Cooper Art Gallery and Dove Cottage which was once home to William Wordsworth helps makes Grasmere a popular holiday destination at any time of year for young and old alike there really is something to suit everybody.
Tanner Croft Cottage is a traditional Lakeland stone built cottage and is full of charm and character, located within a few minutes walk from the main bus stop, meaning you can leave your car behind and be within easy reach of Ambleside and Keswick.
The cottage is gas centrally heated and comprises:
Lounge/dining room with wood burning stove, TV, DVD player and freeview.
Kitchen with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
First floor: Double bedroom.
Bathroom with shower cubicle, bath, hand basin and WC.
All gas, electric, bed linen and initial supply of wood and coal included.
Towels are provided.
Free wi-fi available.
Private parking for 1 car.
Small patio and garden with seating.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double with TV, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, basin and WC. Separate additional cloakroom with WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.
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: