Enjoying an elevated position with views over Lake Windermere and surrounding fells, this spacious property is ideal for exploring the stunning Lake District.
Set in its own grounds with gardens and a terraced bank, with steps that lead up towards Tower Woods, this large detached house is well proportioned and provides lots of space for larger families. Downstairs there is a cosy living room with a wood burner, a separate dining room, kitchen with breakfast area, utility room with washing machine and a downstairs toilet. Upstairs there are three bedrooms, a bathroom and a separate toilet. Tower View enjoys a quiet location away from the hustle and bustle, and makes a great touring base. Approximately 350 yards down the road is a restaurant and spa.
The popular town of Bowness-on-Windermere is just 4 miles away and here you will find a great selection of boutique shops, pubs, cafés, bars and restaurants, as well as a cinema. Bowness is also home to the famous World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, while Windermere town is a further 2 miles away, and from here you can catch a train to explore the Lake District if you prefer not to drive.
There are plenty of lovely walks to suit everyone, perfect for those who love the great outdoors. Other popular activities in the area include cycling, sailing, fishing, and water sports. Grizedale Forest, 11 miles, has excellent mountain biking trails as well as Segway trails and Go Ape Treetop Adventure. Other places worth visiting within easy driving distance include Ambleside, 9 miles, Kendal, 11 miles, Ulverston, 12 miles, Hawkshead, 13 miles and Coniston, 19 miles. There is plenty to keep the children amused with the Fell Foot Park, 3 miles, Lakeland Motor Museum, 6 miles, Lakes Aquarium, 5 miles, and the South Lakes Safari Zoo, 16 miles. If you want to slow down the pace a little why not take a ride on a steam train or a leisurely boat ride across Lake Windermere. With so much to see and do there is something here to suit everyone, so whether you are looking for an active holiday or a relaxing break in stunning surroundings, Tower View has it all. Beach 10½ miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 4 miles.
Living room: With wood burner, TV with catch up TV and Netflix (no terrestrial channels), DVD player, a selection of DVDs and board games and wooden floor.
Dining room: With wooden floor.
Kitchen: With breakfast area, electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and coffee machine.
Utility room: With washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath (no toilet).
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and stairgate. Garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a steep sloping bank and 30 shallow steps in the garden.
There are 30 steps down to the garden. No TV reception.There are drops and slopes in the grounds.
Bin collection day is Wednesday and the bin should be placed at the bottom of the hill, as the wagon cannot go up the narrow driveway to the property.
Keys for back door are on a hook by kitchen.Get the full listing »