Converted from the old stables this cottage is one of 3 and can be rented together to sleep 12 people. The cottage has views over the fells and is conveniently located to explore the Northern Lake District.
Located almost mid-way between Penrith and Keswick, a mile off the A66 with easy access both to Keswick and Ullswater both 15 minutes away. An idyllic location that will help you unwind and relax and enjoy the countryside on offer, a true Oasis of peace and tranquillity. Mungrisdale is a small hamlet with a fine local pub by a meandering stream which serves excellent bar meals. During warmer weather the stream is often filled with ch...ildren paddling whilst the parents enjoy a lazy afternoon with a picnic whilst soaking up the scenery.
We are delighted to offer this superb, self-catering development of 7 properties that sit in a truly idyllic, elevated location with panoramic 360 degree views to nearby Saddleback and the Mungrisdale Valley. The cottages are located in a courtyard development next to the owners home who have used their extensive self-catering experience to cater for your every need and pride themselves on the standard of accommodation that they provide. The cottages are approached by a 1 mile track over the moorland amid 380 acres of classic Lakeland scenery.
The former outbuildings of the farmhouse have been skilfully converted by local craftsmen, retaining a wealth of features whilst combining the comforts of modern day living to provide one cottage sleeping 7, one sleeping 5, three 2 bedroom ground floor adjoining cottages, a 2 bedroom luxuriously appointed ground floor apartment and a first floor 1 bedroom apartment.
The properties are all set within 2.5 acres of well tended gardens with many private seating areas, allowing you to relax and take advantage of the stunning 360% views.
Howe Top is one of 3 adjoining cottages which has been converted from the old stables and has magnificent views over the fells, is electrically heated and comprises:
* Dining/lounge with flat screen TV, DVD and video player.
* Kitchen with electric cooker, fridge/freezer and microwave.
* Double bedroom.
* Twin bedroom.
* Bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
* All oil, electric and bed linen included.
* Towels available to hire at £5 per set.
* Wi-Fi available.
* Cot and highchair available.
* Private parking.
* Shared use of the laundry room with 2 washing machines, tumble dryer and 2 drying cupboards all coin operated (£1 for 1 hour).
* Shared use of the large, well tended 2.5 acre gardens with garden furniture strategically placed to benefit from the superb 360 degree views.Read more
HOWE TOP, NEAR HOWE, Mungrisdale, Nr Keswick Mungrisdale, Cumbria, England
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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.
Left on 06/14/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | John & Julia
We picked this cottage because of it's position in relation to the Northern fells. Everything that we needed was in the cottage. Sadly we were let down by the weather a little but other than that it catered for our every need. The proprietors were very helpful, as and when needed but mostly just left us to get on with our stay. All in all we had a very good week.
Left on 05/04/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | Shirley
Cottage was in a lovely location, well equipped and very comfortable. Would have given this 5 stars except that we arrived on an exceptionally snowy weekend and access to the cottage by car was difficult.
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