This lovely, semi-detached cottage is located on the edge of Great Urswick, overlooking the beautiful tarn. This charming Lake District cottage offers warm, welcoming accommodation for up to four people, including a delightful sitting room, dining summer room, spacious kitchen and two lovely bedrooms - one of which boasts wonderful views across the tarn. Guests can enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the pretty garden, take a pleasant stroll round the tarn or visit one of the renowned local pubs â€“ all of which are within easy reach.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Large fitted kitchen. Sitting room with delightful fireplace housing coal effect electric fire, leading to dining summer room.
Gas central heating with electric fire. Gas hob, electric oven & microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, Blu-ray/DVD/CD player. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair on request. Off road parking for one car, ample roadside parking. Lockable bike storage in outdoor hut. Small front garden, rear patio area with furniture & BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops 2 miles, pubs & restaurant 2 mins walk.
With its two traditional pubs and restaurant, the village of Great Urswick is located just two miles to the south of Ulverston. Set on opposite sides of the same tarn, Great Urswick and Little Urswick are wonderful spots for wildlife enthusiasts, with a wide selection of water birds occupying its sheltered corner. Also close by is Birkrigg Stone Circle - one of several prehistoric settlement sites in the surrounding area. The Haematite and Cumbrian Way footpaths start close by, whilst the town of Ulverston offers a variety of good quality shops and tea-rooms as well as a street market every Thursday and Saturday. In addition, the town is home to both a cinema and leisure centre, and is within easy reach of the Lake District National Park. The area also boasts numerous sandy beaches as well as good bird watching opportunities. Lakes Windermere and Coniston are within easy reach, as is the Lakeside Steam Railway, the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Muncaster Castle and the Aquarium of the Lakes.
Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.