Bedrooms - 4
Sleeps - 8
Bathrooms - 3
Pets welcome - 1
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Brook House 1 - UK1415
A superb holiday cottage with oak beams, in the heart of Bassenthwaite village, with wood burner, and an enclosed walled garden overlooking a stream with ducks.
Living room: With wood burner, 32" Freesat TV, beams and wooden floor.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and wooden floor.
Wet room: With shower and toilet.
Hall. . First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed, single bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bedroom 4: With single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over P-shaped bath, and toilet.
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. External utility room wiith washing machine and tumble dryer (small charge applies, shared with other properties on-site).
Enclosed garden with garden furniture. Private parking for 1 car; additional parking for 1 car on the quiet road next to the cottage. No smoking.
Brook House 1 is a beautiful 17th century, beamed cottage overlooking a stream, with a wood burner and its own enclosed garden. There is a fitted open plan kitchen/dining room well equipped for a family holiday. There is a spacious living room with a wood burner and a ground floor wet room. On the first floor there are four bedrooms, with the master benefiting from an en-suite, the other bedrooms are serviced by an additional bath/shower room with toilet. Three of the bedrooms overlook the stream where the puddle ducks swim and waddle to and fro. Outside the property has an enclosed walled garden with garden furniture.
Brook House Holiday Cottages are located in the heart of Bassenthwaite village in the northern region of The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, approximately 15-minute drive from the towns of Keswick and Cockermouth.
This is an excellent base to explore some of the quieter corners of the Lake District. Bassenthwaite village is 2 miles from the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake (an ideal walk to the only official lake in the Lake District) and 2 miles from the foot of Skiddaw, the fourth highest mountain in the Lake District. There are excellent walks for all abilities straight from the cottage door or after a short drive away.
The Lake District Wildlife Park is just a 5-minute drive from the cottage, while Mirehouse historic house and adventure playgrounds is under 10 minutes drive towards Keswick, and this is one of the places from which you can sometimes view the osprey birds of prey, which have made Bassenthwaite Lake their home for the past 10 summers.
The Lakes Distillery is under 10 minutes drive towards Cockermouth offering guided tours, or for those wanting to treat themselves with some pampering, there is a spa just 5 minutes drive from the cottage.
Keswick is a magnet for the Lake District visitor with Lake Derwentwater, several parks including crazy golf, mini golf and putting, all its outdoor shops, cafés, restaurants, galleries, museum, cinema, theatre, brewery and more. Cockermouth has a visitor centre, antique shops, Jennings Brewery, Wordsworth House (the birthplace of the poet William Wordsworth), the annual food festival in September and a good selection of unique independent shops and eateries. Nearest shops in Keswick or Cockermouth, 15 minutes drive or many supermarkets do on-line deliveries, pub and restaurant 200 yards
- Fuel and Power Included
- Enclosed Garden/Patio
- Garden / Patio
- Golf nearby
- Pub within 1 mile
- Grouped Properties
- Rural Location
- Woodburning Stove
- Bed Linen & Towels Included
- Lake District
- Washing Machine
- Fishing Nearby/On-site
- Pet Friendly
- Newly Listed Property
- Cumbrian Cottages
- Ground Floor Wet Room
- Parking - On Site
- Shower Cubicle
- Last Minute Breaks