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Lake View Cottage

  • Thornthwaite


  • Countryside Views
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Family
  • Freeview
  • Garden
  • Garden - Open/semi-enclosed
  • Historic Romantic
  • Lake Views
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rural Location
  • Self Catering
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  • Sleeps 4
  • Free unlimited WiFi
  • Keswick 2 miles
  • Pubs nearby 
  • Shared landscaped gardens

About this Holiday Cottage

Lake View is a stunning cottage in the pretty village of Thornthwaite just 2 miles from Keswick.  The property is part of the former 17th century Swan Coaching Inn and has spectacular views across to Lake Bassenthwaite, the Derwent Valley and Lakeland's great peak Skiddaw.  Whinlatter Forest Park with its choice of walking, cycling and outdoor activity opportunities is adjacent to the property and there are numerous scenic walks direct from your door. 

Signposts at the rear of the property lead down to the shores of Lake Bassenthwaite famous for its nesting Ospreys, and the village of Braithwaite is only 1 mile away and has two pubs.  Fine restaurants in the area include The Pheasant Inn and Middle Ruddings pub, and you'll find a wealth of shops, inns, cafes and attractions in nearby Keswick.

Living Space

  • Lounge with an electric feature fireplace, Freeview TV, a DVD, CD player, comfortable settees, a dining table and chairs.
  • Fully fitted oak kitchen with granite worktops, a fridge, dishwasher, electric oven and hob, microwave and a washing machine.
  • A tumble dryer and a small deep freezer are available in the hall storage cupboard.

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

  • Master king-size double bedroom with fitted cupboards and an en-suite shower room featuring a wash basin, wc and heated towel rail.
  • Bedroom 2 is a double also with fitted cupboards.
  • The main bathroom includes a large bath with shower, a wc, heated towel rail and a wash basin.


A spacious patio deck with seating is just off the kitchen and overlooks the beautiful gardens and Lakeland countryside beyond.  Guests have access to extensive shared landscaped gardens with a pond.  Please ensure children are supervised around the pond.

Cycle racks for bike storage are to the rear of the property and a communal covered BBQ is also available.

Ample off road parking is to the front of the building.

Other Things to Note

  • Free unlimited WiFi is available.
  • Shared landscaped gardens and BBQ.
  • Pets are welcome by arrangement.
  • Parking for 2 cars and bike storage onsite.
  • Central heating is included.
  • Walker and cyclist friendly - drying facilities available.


Changeover day for weekly bookings is usually a Saturday. 



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