A delightful, traditional Lakeland farmhouse superbly located in Crook in the heart of the Lake District National Park and surrounded by beautiful countryside. This cottage near Bowness-on-Windermere has so much character to offer guests with many interesting and traditional features, including beams and beautiful oak panelling.
This Bowness-on-Windermere holiday let is perfect for families and friends who wish to enjoy time together in peaceful surroundings but with all the benefits of the bustling town of Bowness-on-Windermere just 3 miles away. The rooms of this Windermere cottage have been carefully restored to provide cosy and comfortable accommodation. The spacious farmhouse kitchen with dining area offers guests excellent facilities, which are ideal for when you are preparing a meal for the whole family. The oak panelled sitting room has a woodburner to provide a perfect place to catch up over a glass of wine.
The door from the sitting room opens out to a charming garden area, perfect for alfresco dining or simply relaxing and reading a book. An additional large lawned area is also available to give younger visitors plenty of space to run around and enjoy the freedom of the countryside. There is also a private side garden area which is an ideal space for your hot tub or BBQ.
Hagg End is only a short drive from Windermere where there are numerous bars and restaurants to enjoy plus some excellent shops and galleries. If you’re after a touch of luxury from your holiday, why not book a trip to dine on board a top-of-the-range yacht on Lake Windermere? Guests to this Lake District cottage can also enjoy the recreational area of The Glebe, which has pitch-and-putt golf and tennis courts available and provides a great location to watch the lake steamers depart on their cruise up the lake to Ambleside or Lakeside. The children in your group will love meeting Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddleduck at The World of Beatrix Potter, whilst the adults can enjoy afternoon tea at the on-site tea room. For the more adventurous there are lots of outdoor activities available, including canoeing, kayaking, gorge scrambling and mountain biking. This character cottage is a wonderful base in stunning surroundings at any time of the year.
Five bedrooms: 2 x king-size double (one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC), 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC). Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Utility with boot storage. Sitting room with woodburner.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Gas range cooker, microwave, American style fridge/freezer (with integrated ice and cold water) and dishwasher. Washing machine and tumble dryer in utility. TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request (FOC). Ample off road parking. Bike storage, trampoline. Lawned garden to front and large private side garden with furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved dogs welcome (for additional dogs please discuss with Helen). Sorry, no smoking. Nearest shop 3 miles by car and pub 2 miles walking.
Note: As Hagg End is a traditional Lakeland cottage, this property has some low ceilings, beams and doorways.
There is an Asda and Morrisons in Kendal and a Booths supermarket in Windermere. However, Asda, Tesco and Sainsburys will deliver your groceries to Hagg End. If you do have a home delivery arranged, let Helen know, then if for any reason you are late arriving, she will accept it on your behalf. We do recommend that you give our contact number (015394 42508) to the supermarket as mobile reception in the Lake District is dependent upon the service provider.