Dating back to 1640, this romantic Lake District cottage is a dream
inside and out, with a picture postcard white exterior, deep-silled
cottage windows, open fire and old oak beams.This chocolate box cottage
is an ideal place to relax and unwind and is something really special
The owners have completed a sympathetic refurbishment to provide a
modern twist to an otherwise traditional Lakeland forester's cottage
with features such as broadband.
Adding to the ambience, delightful furnished patios provide the perfect
place to sip coffee in the sun all day long. Bowness village is only a
few miles away (just follow the lakeside road north past "Millionaires'
Row") and for a special treat visit one of our favourite Lake District
country pubs, the Mason's Arms. It's only a short drive away at Bowland
Accommodation in detail
Traditional porch with slate floor. The cosy living / dining room is
full of character; deep windows, oak beams, comfy sofas and open fire
set in a Lakeland fireplace with solid oak flooring and oak furniture.
Modern, solid oak kitchen with a stable door leading to the furnished
rear seating area. Staircase to first floor. A pretty bedroom, with
King size bed and a marble tiled bathroom, with shower over bath.
There is also ample off road parking.
Only a few miles from Bowness Bay on the eastern shores of Lake
Windermere, Burrow Cottage is perfectly placed for a convenient Lake
District self-catering break with easy access to the Southern Lakes.
The property is located by the main lake shore road, which runs the
full length of Lake Windermere from Newby Bridge and Lakeside, to
Bowness and north to Ambleside - a journey you might also take on a
Lake Windermere Cruise. For shopping, dining and evenings out, Bowness
is your first call. You'll find a wealth of fantastic Lakeland pubs
(where yacht owners and boat-enthusiasts recap their days!) a range of
excellent restaurants and several lively bars. The Royalty Cinema
provides for those quieter evenings, and the Old Laundry Theatre is
well worth a check.
Head over Cartmel Fell from the eastern shores of Lake Windermere and
you'll find more wonderful countryside. Walk up Gummers How for
spectacular views of Lake Windermere, then descend into the serene Lyth
Valley for a fabulous pub meal at one of the area's renowned Lakeland
gastropubs such as the Brown Horse at Winster. This is a superb Lake
District self-catering location, with the opportunity for peace and
quiet, vibrant village life and exhilarating walking.
Within ten minutes drive you can find Windermere golf club and the
fabulous arts and crafts house, Blackwell. Alternatively leave the car
and take a walk up Moor How, the perfect short walk to watch the sunset
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