Contemporary style and traditional cottage character are perfectly combined in Limestone Cottage. The interior has been beautifully refurbished; retaining the charm of old oak beams and multi-fuel stove. Summer evenings will be well spent with a drink or two in the garden while the sun goes down.
Located in a quiet corner of the Lake District, Limestone Cottage is perfectly placed for exploring both the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. Surrounded by scenic footpaths and cycling opportunities, the village is a perfect base for a break in the countryside. Take a walk up Levens Park and see if you can spot the deer or cycle along the Lyth Valley or visit the viewpoints on Scout Scar or Whitbarrow to enjoy magnificent views of the Lakeland Mountains. Levens Hall, an Elizabethan mansion standing in magnificent grounds and famed for its topiary gardens, is just a short distance from the cottage, as is the medieval Sizergh Castle. Both the lovely market town of Kendal and the pretty coastal resort of Arnside are within easy reach of Levens and are well worth a visit. The popular Lake District destinations of Bowness on Windermere and Hawkshead are also only a short drive away.
A traditional Cumbrian Cottage situated in the picturesque village of Levens, the perfect base from which to explore both the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales.
Two bedrooms: 1 double, 1 single, family bathroom with bathtub, shower over, wash basin and WC. Living/dining room. Kitchen. Downstairs WC.
LEVENS Kendal 5 miles; Windermere 16 miles. Levens is a small traditional Cumbrian village set on a high promontory in beautiful countryside and ideally placed for exploring the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. The village has a lovely old church, general store/newsagent and a pub. With excellent views of the southern fells across the Lyth Valley and the River Kent which flows below the village, Levens consists of a huddle of fine, stone-built traditional houses, cottages and barn conversions surrounded by unspoilt countryside, with varied flora and fauna and a nature reserve providing beautiful walking country. Both Sizergh Castle and Levens Hall, with its superb topiary garden, are nearby, as are limestone escarpments for easy walking, offering thrilling views of the Lakeland Mountains, the Howgills and Morecambe Bay. Nearby Kendal is ideally placed for exploring South Lakeland, the Yorkshire Dales and beyond. With other attractions such as Kendal Museum and the Museum of Lakeland Life, Lake Windermere and the wider National Park within easy reach, Levens provides a superb base for a relaxing break.
This property offers the following short breaks: