Self-Catering Underskiddaw

Cottage in Cumbria Underskiddaw, Cumbria

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Rooms 3 Bathroom 2

Property Description

Situated close the southern point of Bassenthwaite Lake, this delightful cottage is perfect for walkers, cyclists and nature lovers. Popular destinations nearby include Whinlatter Forest Park (6.5 miles), Derwentwater (4 miles), Skiddaw (1 mile) and Bassenthwaite Lake National Nature Reserve (7.5 miles) where you may spot ospreys and curlews. Other landmarks and attractions near the lake include Mirehouse and Gardens (1.5 miles), the Lake District Wildlife Park (5 miles) and Dodd Woods (1 mile). The lively local market town of Keswick (3 miles) has plenty of great pubs and restaurants, as well as attractions including Keswick Adventure Centre, the Theatre by the Lake, the Alhambra Cinema, Castlerigg Stone Circle, Keswick Climbing Wall, the Puzzling Place and the Derwent Pencil Museum. Entering this light and tastefully decorated property, the hallway features a lovely wooden floor and a handy cloakroom with a WC and space for hanging coats. This floor also has the sleek and eye catching kitchen/diner. Featuring an impressive central island unit and Silestone quartz worktops, the kitchen is a pleasure to prepare meals in, and is fully equipped with a range oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer and wine cooler. The dining area is perfect for sharing a fantastic celebratory meal. Four steep stone steps lead down from the kitchen into the main lounge. This beautiful room retains original exposed ceiling beams and a warming wood burner set in an original sandstone fireplace. This lovely room is a perfect space to relax in at the end of a great day, and offers panoramic views of the Coledale Fells, Barf and Whinlatter. A carpeted oak staircase leads from the lounge to a half landing with an elegant shower room, finished with Lakeland slate walls, complete with shower and WC. Further steps lead up from the half landing to the first floor bedrooms. The master bedroom features a king size bed, vaulted ceiling, exposed oak beams and glorious dual aspect views over Whinlatter Forest, Walla Crag and towards Bassenthwaite Lake. The twin room and the bunk bedroom also have superb views. This floor also has a stylish family bathroom with a shower over the bath and a WC. Stairs lead from the entrance hall down to the lower ground floor where you will find a brightly decorated and spacious second lounge with French windows opening out onto the patio. Furnished with a TV, Blu ray and a Nintendo wii games console with plenty of seating, this is an ideal space for children and teenagers to get away from the adults. Stepping outside, the beautiful garden features a lawn with flower borders and a charming terraced patio with outdoor furniture, making this a fabulous spot for dining alfresco and taking in the spectacular views across the valley and towards Bassenthwaite lake. Off road parking is available for two cars on the gravel area at the front of the cottage.

Holiday Rental Amenities

  • Downstairs bedroom
  • Downstairs bathroom
  • Waterside views
  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Open fire / wood burner
  • Internet access
  • Luxury
  • Family friendly
  • Quirky
  • Parking on site / nearby
  • Decorated for Christmas
  • Cottage
  • Does not allow pets
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
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