Tue 27th Nov 2018 to 30th Mar 2019
Number 16 is an outstanding Edwardian townhouse, resting within the ever-popular village of Windermere. This luxury property boasts a contemporary styling throughout with a delightful blend of traditional features, perfect for hosting a friends and family get together to the charming Lake District National Park. Upon entering the dwelling, you are greeted to a brightly decorated open-plan living area, comprising a well-equipped kitchen, a formal dining area and a spacious sitting area, ideal for hosting some evening entertainment with all the family. Located on the lower ground floor is an additional sitting/games room, where you can make use of a PlayStation, table football and a piano keyboard. On the first and second floor of the cottage, you will also find three well-presented bedrooms, featuring two king-size doubles and a charming twin bedroom, oozing a sense of luxury within each area. Completing the property is a boutique-style bathroom, boasting a bath, twin basins and a WC, in addition to a shower room. Furthermore, you and your loved ones can enjoy a delightful rear patio area, complete with a BBQ, ideal for hosting summer evening’s outside. The perfect location means that a selection of shops, pub and restaurants are within a five-minute walk from the cottage. To keep you busy whilst staying here, you will be able to explore The World of Beatrix Potter, walk up to Orrest Head or take a leisurely cruise on Lake Windermere, where you will be able to enjoy the breath-taking views of the mountain peaks and woodland scenery. Further afield is the larger town of Kendal, where you will be able to enjoy a selection of restaurants, pubs and shops, as well as attractions including Kendal Castle, Abbot Hall Art Gallery and the Sizergh Castle and Garden. All-in-all, Number 16 is an outstanding dwelling, guaranteed to provide you and your family with unforgettable memories of the Lake District National Park.
Over four floors. Three bedrooms with TV: 1 x king-size double, 1 x 2nd floor king-size double, 1 x 2nd floor twin. Bathroom with bath, twin basins and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Utility. Sitting room with electric fire. Lower ground floor sitting room/games room with TV, DVD, PlayStation, table football and piano keyboard.
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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