Windermere, The Lake District usually needs no introduction but is surely one of the most beautiful places on earth and is in fact the UK’s UNESCO World Heritage nomination for 2016. Windermere is an absolutely delightful historic market town home to numerous enticing cafés, bars, restaurants and small independent shops as well as an excellent supermarket. It is the spiritual heart of “The Lakes” and is surrounded by a timeless landscape of beautiful unspoilt countryside, ancient stone-built villages and is home to some of England’s finest scenery including the largest fresh water lakes in Britain. If you like the outdoors you cannot help but fall in love with this region. Come and see for yourself - you will not be disappointed!
Cross Cottage, sits in the heart of Windermere village, set in a quiet side lane with all the village amenities right on the doorstep. The traditional Lakes slate cottage has been completely renovated internally to provide a high standard of modern accommodation, perfect for a romantic break for two or equally two couples who like the privacy of en-suite facilities in both of the double bedrooms.
Whatever the season you can enjoy a holiday in the local area without the need to use the car on a daily basis, sample the excellent range of local places to eat as well as the lively welcoming pubs and varied outdoor activities including a nearby golf course. There are fabulous walks right on your doorstep, you can experience the amazing views of the entire Lake Windermere from Orrest Head, take a stroll to the waters edge for cruises and boat hire or go on an exhilarating bike ride in Grizedale Forest Park.
Ground Floor: Cross Cottage has gas fired central heating and comprises:
Inner entrance porch leading through to...
Spacious living room: With sumptuous leather sofas, a traditional log burner to curl up beside, Freeview TV and DVD, free unlimited Wi-Fi and i-pod dock.
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Kitchen/dining area: With leather sofa, wood flooring, electric oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, microwave and fridge with ice box.
Utility room: With slate flooring, washing machine and drying and storage facilities.
First Floor: Bedroom 1: With king size bed, TV, hairdryer and ample storage space available on request.
En-suite shower room: with shower cubicle, hand basin, WC and heated towel rail. This room also has a large window that opens out over the front aspect.
Bedroom 2: With twin zip and link beds - these can be made up as king size bed - please ask at the time of booking, TV, hairdryer and ample storage space available on request.
En-suite shower room: with shower cubicle, hand basin, WC and heated towel rail.
The stairs and upper floor have carpets, downstairs has oak wooden flooring.
The owners have furnished the property with style throughout, providing a high degree of comfort and thought for your perfect holiday destination.
All gas, electric and bed linen included. Wi-Fi internet connection available.Outside: Small private courtyard to the rear with furniture provided and rear access through wrought iron gate. Parking by way of permit on street. Not suitable for children under the age of 14 or babies.