This stylish cottage rests on the outskirts of Windermere, within the popular Lake District National Park. With access to a range of outdoor activities from the doorstep, Rose House welcomes family and friends to share a memorable stay together. The sitting room boasts monochrome colour schemes and a woodburning stove adding warmth to an evening of relaxation. Next, a bright and sunny dining area and a breakfast bar assisting your early coffee mornings with the newspaper, enhance the kitchen. The low lighting creates a romantic feel combined with marble worktops and slate grey base and wall units. The open-tread staircase leads you up to the first floor, where you will find four bedrooms showcasing pretty bed linens and plush grey carpet. The all-white, tiled family bathroom displays a roll-top bath with a hand-held shower, perfect when you come in from a day of challenging walking trails. There is also a separate shower cubicle for convenience and the master bedroom has its own en-suite. Wander the garden outside and take in the fresh, Lakeland atmosphere as you take a seat on the patio with a glass of wine. You also have the Brookside Inn across the road if you fancy a late-night tipple or a bite to eat without the washing up at the end. The centre of Windermere offers plenty more shops, pubs and cafés, along with boat cruises and walking all around. Explore many family-friendly attractions, shopping at Kendal and visits to historic sites. A wonderful retreat to experience with your loved ones.
Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x 4' double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with a bath, hand-held shower, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor cloakroom with a basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Utility. Sitting room with woodburning stove.
BOWNESS-ON-WINDERMERE Windermere Train Station 1.5 miles: Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 7 miles. The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for visitors to the Lake District National Park, with each providing a range of nearby attractions, amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. A variety of boat trips and boat hire are available from Windermere Lake Cruises in Bowness to Brockhole, Ambleside and Lakeside (at the southern end of the lake where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated). The World of Beatrix Potter attraction and the Old Laundry theatre are 1.5 miles away. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is a 30-minute walk to enjoy the spectacular panorama of far-reaching views over the lake and surrounding fells. Brockhole, which offers high wire tree top experiences, is less than two miles away, and the historic villages of Grasmere, Ambleside and Troutbeck are a short drive away. There are also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic at marine centres along the lake. The area is ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer, whether by foot, bike, car, railway or bus; and is within easy reach of attractions such as the spectacular Langdales, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Far Sawrey, Coniston, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and “Go-Ape” adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, stone circles, Roman forts and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike.
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