This luxury first floor apartment is one of 7 cottages at Near Howe. The property has stunning views over the surrounding countryside, you can even enjoy 'Sharpe Edge' on Blencathra from the bath!
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 children 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.
With panoramic views all around this first floor apartment is furnished and equipped to a high standard is centrally heated and comprises:
* Lounge with dining area, flat screen TV, DVD players.
* Kitchen with electric cooker, fridge/freezer and microwave.
* Double bedroom with super king zip link bed which can be converted into twin beds (please advise at the time of booking).
* Bathroom with separate shower cubicle, 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.
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Additional amenities include: visit britain 4*, october half term availability, keswick and district, dog friendly, open fire or wb stove no, washer/dryer, no. bathrooms: 1, star grading: 4*, pets yes, pets yes: 1 dog from £20 per dog, may half term availability, christmas and new year availability, bedrooms 1: 1, parking facilities: private parking, sleeps 2, no. bedrooms: 1, february half term availability, cottages for 2, valentine availability, keswick convention availability, summer school holidays, bathrooms 1: 1, school holiday discounts, midweek & weekend short break, easter availability, double beds: 1, changeover friday, price d from £350 pw, garden or outdoor area: shared garden.TripAdvisor property ID 2117790...Read more
Left on 08/19/2013 for a stay in July 2013 | HayleyReviewed Aug 19, 2013Stayed Jul 2013
A high standard apartment, massive bathroom with bath & separate shower cubicle, bedroom beautiful got a travel cot in there too. Living space a little small (well you can't have it all ;p) would have like a sofa to cuddle on.
Owners very helpful, grounds amazing and views are stunning. Would highly recommend.
Left on 04/22/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Apr 22, 2013Stayed Mar 2013
We stayed in Sharp Edge which had everything we needed for our stay including the biggest bed ever. The views were fabulous. This is a beautiful place to stay in a beautiful part of the country with superb hosts and great pubs/restaurants close by.
Left on 03/27/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Mar 27, 2013Stayed Mar 2013
Second time in 6 months that we have stayed for a week in Sharp Edge. Lovely apartment, very spacious for the two of us and our labrador. Contains everything you could possibly need for a week away, and to the very highest of standards. Very luxurious - especially the super king bed.
Steve and Jill, the hosts, are a lovely couple and very helpful.
Great location - everywhere is accessible from here. Lots of pubs in the area serving bar meals at affordable prices - most of which are dog friendly (very important to us).
We'll definitely be back - hopefully in another 6 months.
“A beautiful spot from which to explore the Lakes”
Left on 06/11/2012 for a stay in May 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 11, 2012Stayed May 2012
Sharp Edge is situated within easy reach of the Northern Lakes. The accommodation is fresh and comfortable with great views of the local fells. The service was excellent, plenty of accessible grounds to relax in, games for wet days & walks for fine days. The best thing was enjoying the views of the local countryside whilst luxuriating in the bath!
Minimum stay and check-in day vary by time of the year.
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.
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