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Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Bishop View Ref: CC114119
This beautiful first floor apartment at Swan House has spectacular views across the Valley to the Skiddaw Fells. A former 17th Century Coaching Inn, Swan House was converted in 2006 into exclusive apartments and cottages. Set in delightful grounds, close to Bassenthwaite Lake and the village of Thornthwaite, the apartment is tastefully furnished with a contemporary touch. There is a pond in the garden (young children will require supervision) which provides a natural habitat for newts and frogs, there is also an abundance of birdlife, deer and red squirrels.  If you are lucky you may catch sight of the ospreys which nest within 500 metres of Swan House and regularly fly over the grounds.
Lords Seat and Whinlatter Forest rise up directly from Swan House, with a variety of walks and mountain biking possibilities.

First Floor: Heated by gas central heating this excellent accommodation comprises:
Open plan Lounge/Kitchen/Diner: With LCD TV, DVD, CD/radio and superb views to the front as well as a small balcony to the side with fell views.
Kitchen area: With washer/dryer, dishwasher, gas oven and hob, freezer and microwave.
Bedroom 1: With a king size bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With a shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

All fuel, bed linen and towels provided. Cot available. Wi-fi access available.Large communal gardens with lawn and pond. Parking for 2 cars.

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£380-£675
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Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Pen Cottage Ref: CC114115
This stunning ground floor apartment forms part of an exclusive development of apartments and cottages in the former Swan Hotel, a 17th century Coaching Inn. Situated in the village of Thornthwaite, three miles from Keswick, in an elevated position commanding fantastic views across the valley to Skiddaw and the fells surrounding Keswick.
A two bedroom apartment with bathroom and shower room. Pen Cottage oozes quality with the benefit of every day convenience. Thornthwaite lies at the Southern end of Bassenthwaite Lake below Whinlatter Forest and Lords Seat. With sailing and fishing available on the Lake and mountain biking and walking on Whinlatter. There are pubs, restaurants and a shop nearby in Braithwaite and a wealth of amenities in Keswick.

Ground Floor: The accommodation is allergy friendly, has gas central heating and comprises:
Lounge: With TV, DVD, CD/radio, electric flame effect stove and patio doors.
Snug: With games for the children.
There are 2 steps that lead down from the lounge to the rest of the accommodation.
Kitchen: Luxury farmhouse style kitchen with dining area, granite work surfaces and top quality appliances including electric oven, gas hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and TV.
Utility room: With washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and superb views.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and en-suite shower, WC and wash basin.

All fuel, towels and bed linen provided. Cot available.Outside: Decked area with seating and shared gardens. Ample parking. Telephone for incoming and free local calls. NB: There are ponds in the gardens.

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£0-£0
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Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Jenkin Hill Lodge Ref: CC114145
Jenkin Hill Lodge is attached to Jenkin Hill House, a charming country house whose origins date back to the 17th century, with later additions in Victorian times. Jenkin Hill is situated in the village of Thornthwaite, set in delightful grounds overlooking the Derwent marshes between Bassenthwaite Lake and Derwentwater with views of the osprey nest and 360 degree views to the surrounding fells. The cottage has a lovely spacious sitting room including window seat on the first floor which takes advantage of the splendid views. The bathroom is fully tiled and the kitchen is a country cottage style. The cottage side garden includes an ideal spot for osprey nest viewing. Thornthwaite has at its centre the Thornthwaite Gallery and St Mary’s church It nestles opposite Skiddaw and beneath Whinlatter and is a comfortable fell walk or short drive away from the Whinlatter visitor centre. The centre offers a car park, shop and restaurant with toilet and baby facilities, and provide easy access to fell walking, mountain biking, forest trails, ’Go Ape’ and children’s adventure playgrounds.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Dining/Kitchen: With large electric stove, washer/dryer, under counter fridge, under counter freezer and microwave.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed and single bed and lovely front and back views of the gardens and fells.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

First Floor: Lounge: With TV, DVD and wood burning stove (wood is available on request, on site).
Bedroom 2: With king size bed and stunning views.

All electric, gas and bed linen included. Cot and stairgate available. Wi-Fi internet access for light usage (email/surfing) available.Outside: Seating area to the front of the cottage and ample parking for + 2 cars. NB: There is a fountain, pond and significant drops in the ground

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£480-£1140
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Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Nestled in the hillside, this magnificent building has the most spectacular views across the valley towards the mighty Skiddaw range, from its elevated location on the edge of Thornthwaite village.   Ladstock Hall was a very grand country house hotel, a renowned venue for weddings, it has now been converted into several apartments and cottages, the standard of which is excellent.  No.5 is a split level apartment furnished and equipped throughout to appeal to the most discerning guests. Thornthwaite lies three miles to the West of Keswick at the foot of Whinlatter and close to Bassenthwaite lake. This area is great for mountain biking in Whinlatter forest, walking on the surrounding fells and sailing or fishing on the lake. There is a bridle way immediately behind Ladstock Hall where you can walk to Braithwaite, a little over half a mile, which has a village shop, restaurant and two pubs each serving good food and real ale.

Ground Floor: The accommodation has oil fired central heating and comprises:
Living area: Open plan living area with TV, DVD, BOSE system CD/radio, leather suite with full reclining sofa and patio doors with a lovely view towards Skiddaw.
Kitchen area: With electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and microwave.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: Master bedroom with king size bed and en-suite shower, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom.

All fuel, towels and bed linen provided. There is no cot available at the property, you are welcome to bring your own or you can hire one to collect from our Keswick office.Outside parking for 2 cars. Paved seating area to the front and large shared gardens. A summer house is available for guests use. NB: There are significant drops within the grounds of the property.

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NOW
£425-£830
Shortlist
Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Nestled in the hillside, this magnificent building has the most spectacular views across the valley towards the mighty Skiddaw range, from its elevated location on the edge of Thornthwaite village.  Until recently Ladstock Hall was a very grand Country House Hotel, a renowned venue for weddings, it has now been converted into several apartments and cottages the standard of which is excellent.
No.6 is a first floor apartment furnished and equipped throughout to appeal to the most discerning guests.  Thornthwaite lies 3 miles to the west of Keswick at the foot of Whinlatter and close to Bassenthwaite Lake. This area is great for mountain biking in Whinlatter Forest, and walking on the surrounding fells and sailing or fishing on the lake. There are many walks to be enjoyed from the door as well as easy access to Newlands, Borrowdale and the Western Lakes. There is a bridle way immediately behind Ladstock Hall where you can walk to Braithwaite, a little over half a mile, which has a village shop, restaurant and 2 pubs each serving good food and real ale.

First Floor: No.6 benefits from spectacular views of the Skiddaw range from its 1st floor situation, it has oil fired central heating/hot water and comprises:
Spacious Lounge:  Over 26 feet long looking ou ttowards Skiddaw with a large bay window area furnished with two armchairs to make the most of the fabulous view.A spotting scope (telescope) is provided and is iseal for watching the ospreys over Bassenthwaite Lake. The lounge is equipped with a LCD TV with Freeview, Bluray/DVD, with full 5:1 surround sound, CD/radio. This is complemented by a Bose ipod docking station, Wi-fi router and flame effect electric fire. A large bookcase is stocked with a wide selection of books, DVDs and BluRays whilst the sideboard provides both jigsaws and games for rainy days.All new contemporary furnishings provide a comfortable relaxing retreat after a day on the fells.
Large kitchen/diner:  The kitchen and dining area are equipped with everything needed to entertain up to eight people around the large oak topped table and enjoy the same wonderful views of Skiddaw. The oak units with granite worktops house an electric range cooker, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer and microwave along with all the kitchen equipment you could need. There is also an LCD TV with Freeview and DVD player along with a DAB digital radio
Master bedroom:  With king size bed, fitted wardrobes and furniture and LCD TV with Freeview and en-suite shower, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 2:  With twin beds, fitted wardrobes and furniture and TV with Freeview and DVD player. Ideal for early rising children or rainy days.
Bathroom:  With shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

All fuel, towels and bed linen provided. Wireless Broadband is provided throughout the apartment and there is a telephone to receive incoming calls (and make outgoing emergency calls). A travel cot provided. Secure storage for mountain bikes etc is provided in private locked shed.Outside, there is a patio area with seating to the front and a large sharedl garden and summer house with access to the bridleway at the rear. Private parking for 2 cars is provided and additional visitor spaces are available. NB: There are significant drops within the grounds of the property. When the owners stay at the property, they bring their dogs, so the apartment is not pet allergy free.

WAS
NOW
£425-£830
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
4
Pets
1
The Larches Ref: CC114132
The Larches is a four bedroomed detached cottage at Seldom Seen in Thornthwaite, a truly tranquil location. Surrounded by woodland on the slopes of Whinlatter forest the cottage is a perfect ’away from it all’ retreat with the delight of visiting red squirrels. It has the most fantastic summer house (or belvedere) with a deck at the top of its fellside garden, which has chairs, table and lighting. It has superb views across the Derwent marshes and to the distant fells. You can walk or cycle from the doorstep and sail on the lake at Bassenthwaite. There is an art gallery and coffee shop in the village and pubs, restaurants and a shop in the neighbouring village of Braithwaite and an abundance of amenities in nearby Keswick. The accommodation is upside down with the living space upstairs to benefit from the views towards Skiddaw and Clough Head. See the cottage’s website www.lakelandbelvedere.com for more fascinating details and photos.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Bedroom 1: With double bed and wash basin.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and wash basin.
Bedroom 3: With single bed.
Bathroom: With bath, WC and wash basin.
Shower room: With shower and wash basin
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin.
Utility/drying: With washer/dryer, sink, radiator and clothes airer.

First Floor: Lounge/Dining area: 27ft long with fell views, TV, DVD, CD/radio, open fire and paintings by local artists.
Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave and Wi-Fi.
Bedroom 4: With 3/4 size bed and wash basin.

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Owner will supply initial logs and coal but asks guests to replace as used. Internet access available. One dog welcome.Outside: Landscaped terraced garden with summerhouse and two patio areas with garden furniture and one BBQ space. On street parking. Storage for bikes in the garage.

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NOW
£480-£1140
Shortlist
Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
2
Oak Lea Ref: CC114109
There are only three houses in the tiny, picturesque hamlet of Seldom Seen. Tucked away on the banks of Comb Beck adjoining the village of Thornthwaite, Oak Lea lies at the top of the hill where the road ends and the ascent of Whinlatter begins. This is a truly beautiful location in a woodland setting with a swiftly flowing stream running through the garden and stunning view towards Skiddaw. Oak Lea is a semi-detached cottage adjoining the owner’s home with views from all windows and walking and mountain biking opportunities available from the doorstep.

Ground Floor: The accommodation is heated by gas central heating and comprises:
Lounge/diner: With TV, video and open fire.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, fridge, dishwasher, washer/dryer and microwave.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: Double bedroom.
Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and hand basin.

All electric, towels, bed linen and an initial supply of coal provided. Cot and highchair available.Large garden with lawn and patio area with seating. Outside WC. Stream. Parking for two cars.
Due to the staircase being very narrow and steep, we feel this property would not be suitable for the elderly or infirm.

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£345-£595
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
Situated along a small country lane in the beautiful, tranquil Lorton Vale, 1 ½ miles from the village of Lorton and three miles from the Georgian Gem town of Cockermouth. This character Lakeland cottage was the owner’s former home and as such is stylishly furnished and well equipped with features including cosy wood burning stove, oak beams and internet access. There is both a pub serving food and a restaurant in the village and in Cockermouth you can enjoy a variety of independent shops, pubs and restaurants. Crummock Water, Buttermere and Loweswater are all close by, with fabulous walks on the surrounding fells. Very close to Whinlatter visitor centre, Go Ape and mountain biking routes.

Ground Floor: Heated by oil central heating and comprising:
Lounge: with wood burning stove (initial supply of logs provided), TV and DVD.
Dining room.
Kitchen: with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave.
Utility room: with washing machine.
Bathroom: with shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: with double bed.
Bedroom 2: with double bed.
Bedroom 3: with single bed.
Cloakroom: with WC.

All oil, electric and bed linen provided. Cot available.Lawn with bench and views. Parking for 3 cars. The cottage has a private water supply.

WAS
NOW
£380-£655
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
4
Pets
1
Brewery House Ref: CC114122
Built in the 1830’s this unusual property has been converted to the highest standard retaining a wealth of exposed timbers, random stone and slate walls. Brewery House is situated on the edge of the village of Lorton with a small patio garden with the babbling Boonbeck flowing through making this an ideal spot for relaxing on a summers evening.

Ground Floor: The accommodation is double glazed, heated by storage heaters and comprises:
Entrance Hall: With decorative tiled floor.
Kitchen: With oak fronted units incorporating dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave, electric cooker and hob with extractor fan, fridge and freezer.
Lounge: Large with Lakeland slate exposed wall and exposed beams, Charnwood multi-fuel stove, TV, video and Hi-Fi. French doors lead to the riverside.
Dining room.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: Master twin bedroom with a range of built-in wardrobes, window seat and en-suite shower room having double shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.
Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom.
Bedroom 3: Single bedroom with large shelved area.
Bedroom 4: Double bedroom with window seat towards the Lorton Fells.
Bathroom: with marbled tiled floor and a traditional three piece suite with brass fittings.

All electric, fuel, bed linen and towels are included. Payphone available.Patio in small garden area with furniture. Off street parking for two cars. NB: The property is situated close to the beck. This property will only accept one dog. Visit Britain Gold awarded property.

WAS
NOW
£620-£1840
Shortlist
Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
0
 Nestled in the hillside, this magnificent building has the most spectacular views across the valley towards the mighty Skiddaw range, from its elevated location on the edge of Thornthwaite village. Until recently Ladstock Hall was a very grand country house hotel, a renowned venue for weddings, it has now been converted into several apartments and cottages the standard of which is excellent.
No. 3 is a spacious 1 bedroom "cottage" which is furnished in a traditional style using superb quality modern furnishings with excellent facilities and equipment. It also benefits from a separate locked store for bikes etc. This area is great for mountain biking in Whinlatter Forest,  walking on the surrounding fells and sailing or fishing on the lake. There is a bridleway immediately behind Ladstock Hall where you can walk to Braithwaite, a little over half a mile, which has a village shop, restaurant and 2 pubs each serving good food and real ale.

Ground Floor: Heated by oil central heating the accommodation comprises:-
Lounge: With LCD TV, DVD, video, CD/radio, electric flame effect fire, leather suite and views towards Skiddaw.
Dining/Kitchen; With electric range cooker, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave and patio doors.

First Floor: Master bedroom: With delightful views, TV, king size bed and en-suite shower, WC and wash basin.
Bathroom; With shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

All fuel, bed linen and towels provided. Wi-Fi. Patio area with furniture. Shared use of the large sharedl gardens. Rear access on to bridal way. Parking for 2 cars. NB: No cot is available as the property is not suitable for babies or children. There are significant drops within the grounds of the property.

WAS
NOW
£400-£725
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
Carrigbaun Ref: CC114147
This luxurious contemporary three bedroom apartment, forms part of an exclusive development in the former Swan Hotel, a 17th century Coaching Inn and is luxuriously furnished and equipped throughout. Situated in the village of Thornthwaite, three miles from Keswick, the apartment has an elevated aspect to the rear commanding fantastic views across the valley to Skiddaw and the fells surrounding Keswick. Carrigbaun is Gaelic for ’White Rock’, after The Bishop, a famous white rock perched on the steep scree slopes of Barf nearby. Thornthwaite itself lies at the south western end of Bassenthwaite Lake, below Whinlatter Forest, Barf and Lords Seat. Sailing and fishing are available on Whinlatter. There are pubs, restaurants and a shop nearby in Braithwaite and a wealth of amenities in Keswick including the ’Theatre by the Lake’.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating, and comprises:
Open plan Lounge/Kitchen/Diner: With TV, DVD, i-Pod dock/radio, large window affording views out towards the attractive rear garden and Skiddaw and Keswick beyond and door onto the decking.
Kitchen: Hand built painted solid oak with black marble worktops, electric oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave. Cupboard for coats and boots.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and solid oak furniture.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and solid oak furniture.
Large Bathroom: With high quality fittings including bath, shower, WC and wash basin.
Lower Ground Floor
Bedroom 3: Master bedroom with king size bed, TV, small dressing area and quality en suite shower, WC and wash basin.
Laundry room: With washer/dryer, ironing board and iron.

All fuel and bed linen included. Cot available. Please note that although pets are not accepted when the owners stay they do bring a dog.Outside: Private decked area and landscaped communal garden with pond and sitting area. Parking for 2 cars. Visit Britain Gold awarded property.

WAS
NOW
£445-£965
Shortlist
Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
2
Thwaite Hill Cottage Ref: CC114134
This two bedroom detached cottage is situated in the hamlet of Seldom Seen at Thornthwaite, with lovely views from its first floor living accommodation towards Skiddaw and Latrigg. Seldom Seen, as the name implies, is a peaceful, secluded location on the slopes of Whinlatter, yet only four miles from the bustling market town of Keswick and 1 mile from Braithwaite, where you will find a village shop, pubs and restaurants.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bathroom: Accessed through bedroom 1 and comprises bath, shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.

First Floor: Lounge/Diner: With TV, DVD, CD/radio and wood burning stove (fuel not provided).
Kitchen: With gas cooker, fridge/freezer and microwave.
Utility room: outside housing the washer/dryer.
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin.

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Cot available. Outside: Porch with decking area. Terraced hillside garden. On street parking. 2 dogs welcome. The cottage is suitable for a family or 1 couple as the bathroom is accessed via a bedroom.

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£380-£696
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