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Sleeps 9 adults Bedrooms 4 Pets Not accepted Region Cumbria & The Lake District Town/village Troutbeck

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Pretty Big Cottage, Troutbeck

A breathtaking Lakeland residence, embracing the magic of it's secluded riverside location in the Troutbeck Valley, but still only a few miles from Lake Windermere and Ambleside village. Spacious, elegant and as suited to grand social occasions as it is to relaxed family escapes, Riverside brings the 'outside in' with enormous picture windows overlooking 12 acres of private grounds in this stunning rural setting. The king-size bedroom suites are romantic retreats in themselves, and a top floor triple room makes a perfect hideaway for children. Celebrate over a sociable meal, relax in the conservatory, or relish lazy picnic meals in the picturesque gardens. You'll definitely want to sample your local pubs - two of our favourites!

Accommodation in detail
Private parking for 4 cars. Spacious living area with sofas, dining area, open fire and a glorious outlook through enormous arched glass patio doors and windows. The kitchen is open to the living area, and is well-equipped with a stable door providing access to the 2nd suntrap patio / breakfast terrace. At lower level there is a utility room serving as a 2nd kitchen, plus a king-size bedroom with fabulous wide views and separate shower room. Upstairs to a 2nd king-size and further double en-suite bedroom with family bathroom. Top floor triple room with 3 single beds and separate WC.
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Location
This fabulous Troutbeck holiday let property enjoys the scenic surroundings of the Troutbeck Valley, which lies between Windermere and Ambleside village. To the north via the dramatic Kirkstone Pass road is picturesque Ullswater.

The Troutbeck Valley is popular with walkers, photographers and those who love to do nothing but admire the scenery! There are a number of walks to enjoy in the area, ranging from a leisurely stroll around Brotherswater to an exciting trek on the Wansfell Ridge.
Whatever you get up to, you'll be tempted by a meal or a pint of real Lakeland ale at the Mortal Man Inn or the Queen's Head in Troutbeck - two of the best country pubs in the Lake District.
Despite the air of seclusion, you only need travel a few miles to reach Windermere - with shops, Booths supermarket, cafes and restaurants on offer.

There are plenty of family attractions only a few miles further away in Bowness village, including the World of Beatrix Potter attraction, lake shore mini golf, cinema, the 'Old Laundry Theatre' and Windermere Golf Club.

Follow the A591 north and you'll reach Ambleside on the northern shores of Lake Windermere. This cosmopolitan village is great for shopping, offers several acclaimed Lake District restaurants such as The Glass House, and also offers Windermere Lake Cruises from Waterhead Pier. Continue on the A591 to Rydal Water and historic Grasmere. It couldn't be easier to explore!

2 king size, 1 double, 1 triple bedrooms
Oil central heating
Unique corner open fire
Bathroom with shower attachment
Double shower cubicle and power shower
En-suite WC
4th WC and wash basin
12 acres of grounds
Sun terraces with garden furniture
Private drive with electric gates
River frontage with fishing rights
Electric ovens with ceramic hobs
2 fridges
Portable BBQ at Property will need to be fuled by coal
Dishwasher,
Microwave
Washing machine & tumble dryer
Superb views in magnificent setting
Telephone for incoming calls only
Wifi
Ample private parking for up to 4 cars
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Garden Furniture
  • High chair
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Wireless Broadband
  • Garden
  • Central Heating, Oil fired
  • Patio
  • Parking, Private
  • TV, Sky or Freeview

Conditions

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Standard check-in is 4pm and standard check-out is normally 10am on your day of departure. In some cases these times vary. Always check your booking confirmation paperwork for correct timings or ask your local agent.

LocationCumbria & The Lake District

The rural county of Cumbria is one of the most attractive in England. It contains the whole of the area known as the Lake District, as well as the northern part of the Pennines mountain range and, somewhat counter-intuitively, a part of the Yorkshire Dales.

The county is replete with attractions for the visitor, its historic heritage ranging from houses and gardens to stone circles and activities ranging from walking and climbing to watersports and fishing. Cumbria's lakes, valleys and fells can loosely be broken down into eight areas.

The North Lakes are the most popular with the serious outdoor enthusiast and the South Lakes draw most of the holidaymakers. The Western Lakes are less busy but still hold some varied attractions and appeal to the walkers as well as families and groups. They are home to England's tallest mountain, known as Scafell Pike.

East Lakes has its quota of mountains too, including the well-known Helvellyn, and is a fairly quiet area. Visit the Eden Valley and North Pennine area for wilderness, castles and rural villages, or perhaps consider North and South Cumbria. In the former we find Hadrian's Wall and the city of Carlisle. In the latter, coastal resorts and the biggest town, Kendal. Finally, the edge of the Yorkshire Dales is a beautiful part of Cumbria with country pubs, easy walking, and a thriving arts scene.

Area Cumbria & The Lake District Nearest pub 1 miles

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