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Knott Cottage

  • Far Sawrey
  • Nr Hawkshead
  • Lake District
  • LA22 0LQ


  • Barbecue
  • Close to Shops
  • Cot and Highchair
  • Countryside Views
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Family
  • Freeview
  • Historic Romantic
  • Lake Views
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Open fire / Wood burner
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rural Location
  • Self Catering
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Fabulous location, Lake Views 
  • Perfect for families & couples
  • Quirky features 
  • Complimentary leisure club use
  • Log burner, patio & garden 

About Knott Cottage

Pet friendly Knott Cottage sits in a stunning rural location just south of Far Sawrey, 1 mile from Near Sawrey and Beatrix Potter's historic home Hill Top. The cottage was formerly a stables and a billiards rooms. It retains many of its original features and quirky touches including high vaulted ceilings with crisscrossed original beams. From the south of the property there are wonderful views towards Windermere and Gummer's How. A dining area seating four has great views towards woodland and surrounding fells.

Cosy up in front of the woodburning stove and relax in character 'upside down' living space with stairs leading down to two en-suite bedrooms. Great for families and couples, the cottage is in the heart of prime Lakeland walking territory with a choice of walks from your door. It would particularly suit families with older children and pets. Complimentary use of leisure facilities at The Parklands Country Club in Bowness is included in booking. 


On the first floor:-

  • Entrance hallway
  • Sitting and dining room with feature vaulted ceiling, log burning stove, colour TV, DVD player and views towards the garden & Windermere
  • Kitchen fully fitted with appliances including an electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge and microwave
  • Utility room with washer dryer and freezer

Bedrooms / En-suite Bathrooms

On the ground floor:-

  • Bedroom 1 with king-size feature bed and en-suite shower room and wc. Patio doors to the garden
  • Bedroom 2 - with double bed (or twin single 2'6" beds) and en-suite bathroom with shower and wc


  • Patio and cosy private garden
  • Extensive shared gardens with lawns, shrubbery, garden furniture
  • Parking for one car. Additional parking nearby

Other Things to Note

  • Knotts Cottage is one of a select group of properties at Sawrey Knotts mansion, a Victorian property once home to a Captain Dand
  • Limited WiFi internet access is available in the main Sawrey Knotts House
  • Electric storage heaters with extra warm air convector heating, electricity, bed linen, logs for the fire
  • Access to separate shared laundry room 15 yards away
  • Travel cot, high chair and towels available to hire
  • Complimentary leisure club membership at The Parklands Country Club, The Burnside Hotel, Bowness on Windermere, courtesy of the cottage owners


Short breaks, minimum 3 nights, available. Dogs £25 each.

Around and About

  • Pub serving food 5 minute walk
  • Buses 300 yards, shops 700 yards (Sawrey Stores)

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