This recently converted cottage has a balcony to take in the views of Helvellyn and is within a short walk of Lake Ullswater. With a cottage garden and access to a local swimming pool the cottage is an ideal base from which to relax and unwind in this popular area.
The row of former mine workers cottages sit above the pretty village of Glenridding on the southern shore of Ullswater at the foot of Helvellyn with walking from the door. The village has 3 pubs, a restaurant and 2 shops and the area is awash with water sports and activity centres, along with the Ullswater Steamers picking up in the village enabling you to hop on and off expl...oring the lake without the use of a car. Ambleside, Windermere, Keswick and Penrith are easily accessible with a wide selection of shops, bars and restaurants.
Stybarrow Cottage is a recently renovated and extended three storey Lakeland stone cottage that is immaculately presented with much care and attention to detail by the owner who lives close by and gives a warm welcome on arrival. The property benefits from a cottage style garden with lawn, two patios, BBQ and magnificent views to Helvellyn towering above.
The oil fired centrally heated cottage comprises:
* Lounge with TV, DVD player, video and living flame gas fire.
* Breakfast kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and views over the garden to Helvellyn.
* Utility/cloakroom with washing machine and WC.
* There is a coin operated tumble dryer in the outhouse.
* First floor: Double bedroom with en-suite shower room with hand basin and WC.
* Twin bedroom.
* Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.
* Second floor: Master double bedroom suite, comprising seating area with TV and patio doors giving access to a covered balcony with magnificent views to Helvellyn.
* Cloakroom with hand basin and WC.
* All oil, electric and bed linen provided.
* Towels available to hire at £5 per set.
* Cot and highchair available.
* Private parking for 2 cars.
* Garden with patio, BBQ and garden furniture.
* Membership of a nearby hotel swimming pool.
Additional amenities include: october half term availability, open fire or wb stove no, garden or outdoor area, no. bathrooms: 2, price sc from £340 pw, star grading: 4*, lakes cottage holiday 4*, changeover saturday, may half term availability, christmas and new year availability, parking facilities: private parking, easter availability, february half term availability, sleeps 6, ullswater, pets no, leisure club facilities, bedrooms 3: 1, summer school holidays, school holiday discounts, cottages with leisure club, midweek & weekend short break, no. bedrooms: 3, bathrooms 2: 1.Read more
All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.
An excellent rental property well worth the money!
Left on 01/23/2014 for a stay in January 2014 | David Skittrall
A heartfelt "Thank you" to the owner Helen and the Cottage Holiday Group who professionally organised our wonderful post-Christmas stay in Glenridding.
The accommodation was of an exceptionally high standard, warm, modern, welcoming and very spacious. The owner, Helen, gave us a detailed tour of the house upon our arrival. One had the distinct impression that nothing was too much trouble and she did indeed answer any questions which we had. The local amenities were sufficient and easily accessible. We would have no hesitation in recommending this rental property to any of our friends or family. Thank you once again. Kind Regards. David Skittrall and family
Giles and Jane Sparrow
A real gem of a place, ideally located for activities in the fel
Left on 01/16/2014 for a stay in December 2013 | Giles and Jane Sparrow
Fantastic service - scones with strawberries and cream on arrival plus homemade marmalade - delicious!
Nice and cosy, with several friendly pubs and hotels within walking distance.
Fells and lake right on your doorstep - magic! Read more
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