A paradise for wildlife lovers, bird watchers and walkers, this delightful cottage lies beside Hawes Water Tarn in the secluded tranquillity of Gait Barrows nature reserve. From the end of the long garden which is open onto the nature reserve, there are stunning views over the tarn (pictured). Silverdale village, with its shingle beach is just 1.5 miles, Lake Windermere in the Lake District is a 20-minute drive, and excellent road links are only 5 minutes away. Leighton Moss RSPB reserve is on the doorstep, golf is 0.5 miles, riding, water sports and cycle hire under 5 miles. Shop and 2 dining pubs within 2 miles.
Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. Steep stairs to cellar. Steep, narrow stairs to first floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 room with single futon (2ft 6in). Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
Open fire in living room inc. Bed linen and towels inc. Oil CH and elec inc (£25 pw 11th Sep - 6th May). Freeview TV. DVD and small library. Stereo/CD. M/wave. Freezer. Tel–honesty box. Lawned garden and furniture. Parking. No smoking. NB: Lake in grounds. Stairs from cellar to garden can be slippy at times.