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Picture Of Land Ends, Ambleside

Land Ends, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 16

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 24582

Situated in a magical setting within 25 acres of natural woodland, fields, gardens and lakes, this large, well appointed holiday home is made of traditional Lakeland stone and is perfect for country lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. Set around an attr

Picture Of Broad How, Ambleside

Broad How, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 16

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 8478

Surrounded by majestic Lakeland scenery_A large stone family holiday home, built around 1830 at the head of Lake Ullswater below Place Fell. Between Penrith (15 miles) and Ambleside (12 miles), you are surrounded by majestic Lakeland scenery. The poe

Picture Of Wreay Farmhouse, Keswick

Wreay Farmhouse, Keswick .

Sleeps: 16

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 17337

An inscription over the lake-facing door dates Wreay Farmhouse to 1787, but parts are much older and the house is mentioned in documents from the 13th century. This detached holiday home is full of character with beams, it commands views over Ullswat

Picture Of The Barn, Silecroft

The Barn, Silecroft.

Sleeps: 15

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 23451

This superb barn providing privacy and comfort for large parties lies on the western side of Corney Fell, which is dominated by Black Combe, and allows easy access to the Cumbrian Coastal walk and beaches. Whichever direction you choose to travel the

Picture Of The Vicarage, Coniston

The Vicarage, Coniston.

Sleeps: 13

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LTP

Down a quiet leafy lane in beautiful countryside just 2 miles from the shores of Coniston Water , this very spacious and attractive, traditional Lakeland house is set in its own private garden. Built in 1767, it enjoys superb views over L

Picture Of The Old Vicarage, Windermere

The Old Vicarage, Windermere.

Sleeps: 13

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: W677

Excellent views / Four poster bed / Three bathrooms_This tastefully renovated 17th century vicarage is oozing with character. Furnished and decorated to a good standard, special features include a four poster bed and three bathrooms._Surrounded by an

Picture Of Foldgate, Windermere

Foldgate, Windermere.

Sleeps: 12

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 18602

Definitely off the beaten track, this wonderful holiday home stands in the most beautiful of settings. Lying to the western side of Corney Fell, which is dominated by Black Combe, you will enjoy the most extensive views. The former Foldgate Farmhouse

Picture Of Crook Farm, Coniston

Crook Farm, Coniston.

Sleeps: 11

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LXF

Tucked away on the edge of the attractive hamlet of Torver amidst the Lake District National Park, this traditional Cumbrian farmhouse provides an ideal holiday base with lovely views across the surrounding countryside. It boasts many interesting per

Picture Of Waterhead Studio, Ambleside

Waterhead Studio, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: B5923

Aptly named, Waterhead Studio is set right on the shore of, and with superb views across Lake Windermere. Apart from the small lake frontage, guests also benefit from a balcony, boat storage area and shared use of a jetty. Guests also have 4 complime

Picture Of Home Farm , Cartmel

Home Farm , Cartmel.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LN2

This magnificent converted detached barn on three levels abounds with elegance, style and comfort to provide a peaceful holiday haven in rural tranquillity. Featuring French oak beams, Lake District slate, lots of exposed stonework, and granite work

Picture Of Yew Bank, Coniston

Yew Bank, Coniston.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LWE

Delightfully situated in secluded and peaceful surroundings, just a quarter of a mile from the heart of Hawkshead village, Yew Bank stands in almost 2 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland with superb views over Esthwaite Water towards Claife Heig

Picture Of Holly House , Grasmere

Holly House , Grasmere.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 17393

This charming, spacious village house has been totally refurbished and provides an excellent standard of holiday accommodation in the heart of the attractive lakeside village of Pooley Bridge, adjoining the owner’s other property. Well-equipped

Picture Of Eel House, Graythwaite Farm

Eel House, Graythwaite Farm.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LMR

An idyllic Lakeland setting in 4 acres of woodland on the western shores of Lake Windermere at the heart of the beautiful Lake District. . ._ _ Elec incl Parking Shops 4 miles Pub 3 miles Digital TV Shared payphone Shared

Picture Of Home Farm House, Graythwaite Farm

Home Farm House, Graythwaite Farm.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LMM

An idyllic Lakeland setting in 4 acres of woodland on the western shores of Lake Windermere at the heart of the beautiful Lake District. . ._ _ Elec incl Parking Shops 4 miles Pub 3 miles Digital TV Shared payphone Shared

Picture Of Keepers Cottage , Graythwaite Farm

Keepers Cottage , Graythwaite Farm.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LEZ

Located just a mile from the western shores of Lake Windermere and situated on the side of a country lane with wonderful views of the estate fishing tarn 110 yards away, Keepers Cottage has been fully restored to the highest standard. Benefiting from

Picture Of Bull Pen, Graythwaite Farm

Bull Pen, Graythwaite Farm.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LMJ

An idyllic Lakeland setting in 4 acres of woodland on the western shores of Lake Windermere at the heart of the beautiful Lake District. . ._ _ Elec incl Parking Shops 4 miles Pub 3 miles Digital TV Shared payphone Shared

Picture Of The Clock Tower, Irton Hall

The Clock Tower, Irton Hall.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 24587

Irton Hall is a stunning holiday location with impressive history, set in the foothills of the Western fells of the Lake District between Wasdale and Eskdale. Parts of the magnificent hall, such as the Pele Tower, date from the 14th century. Broughto

Picture Of Broughton House, Irton Hall

Broughton House, Irton Hall.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 24374

Irton Hall is a stunning holiday location with impressive history, set in the foothills of the Western fells of the Lake District between Wasdale and Eskdale. Parts of the magnificent hall, such as the Pele Tower, date from the 14th century. Broughto

Picture Of Brothersfield Cottage, Keswick

Brothersfield Cottage, Keswick .

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 12828

100 metres to Brotherswater_This large detached stone family house was originally built in the 18th century and stands in a wonderful position beside Brotherswater which is on the Ullswater to Ambleside road at the start of Kirkstone pass. Surrounded

Picture Of The Farm House, Thompson Ground

The Farm House, Thompson Ground.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: B6491

Heart of Lakeland, with panoramic views A nature-lovers’ paradise Wheelchair access in Tarns Cottage_Thompson Ground is a working hill farm in the heart of Lakeland, with panoramic country views. Visitors here will soon find that this wonderful

Picture Of The Hollies, Windermere

The Hollies, Windermere.

Sleeps: 10

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 16523

Within walking distance of all Windermere’s facilities_Tucked away on a quiet road, The Hollies is a spacious Victorian family home situated in the heart of Windermere, within walking distance of the lake and marina offering sailing, water spor

Picture Of Broughton Lodge Farm, Cartmel

Broughton Lodge Farm, Cartmel.

Sleeps: 9

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 2417

With soaring vaulted ceilings, beams and feature fireplace this wonderful period holiday property of great character is idyllically situated in the picturesque Cartmel Valley, from where it enjoys lovely views across rolling countryside to the slopes

Picture Of Greta Cottage, Keswick

Greta Cottage, Keswick .

Sleeps: 9

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 16339

Views of nearby fells_Totally renovated in 2002 this charming lakeland stone holiday cottage provides well equipped, tastefully furnished and decorated holiday accommodation with the added bonus of three bathrooms. One of a pair, it enjoys an elevate

Picture Of Hunter' Chase, Keswick

Hunter' Chase, Keswick .

Sleeps: 9

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LXQ

This modern detached house is well equipped with excellent facilities, affording every comfort for an enjoyable and relaxing stay. Its interior is one of contemporary delight: there is an interesting blend of limestone, wood and sandstone flooring, o

Picture Of Hazeldene, Ambleside

Hazeldene, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: W41370

Superb views_In the heart of the Lake District beloved by Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter, this elegantly refurbished detached house is quietly located on the outskirts of Hawkshead with wonderful open views to the front. _The higgledy-piggledy villag

Picture Of Loughrigg Cottage, Ambleside

Loughrigg Cottage, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: B5983

This detached, character filled Grade ll listed holiday home occupies an idyllic position on the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell. Views from the bay windows over the garden take in the River Rothay, the fields and the wonderful fells in the distance.

Picture Of Oaks Farm Cottage, Ambleside

Oaks Farm Cottage, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LWL

This charming 16th-century, beamed holiday cottage occupies a quiet position, yet stands only 400 yards from the heart of Ambleside – one of the more popular Lakeland locations. One of three, Oaks Farm Cottage has been carefully refurbished, re

Picture Of Miller Beck, Cartmel

Miller Beck, Cartmel.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LN4

A magical setting on the shores of Lake Windermere providing the perfect holiday location. This exceptional house, one of a pair, offers spacious, light rooms and inspirational contemporary decor and lighting. Situated at the southern tip of the lake

Picture Of High Eskholme, Coniston

High Eskholme, Coniston.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LE4

The Eskdale Estate is set within a peaceful valley in the western Lake District, an area of sparkling beauty. Unique in having so much contained in one boundary, it is totally untouched by public roads, with the hidden gem of the golf course lying at

Picture Of High Longmire Cottage, Coniston

High Longmire Cottage, Coniston.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: W3378

Character and views_This delightful 17th century detached holiday cottage is full of character with its exposed beams and open fire._The property enjoys wonderful views of the surrounding countryside and is ideally situated in a peaceful corner of so

Picture Of Cracoe, Coniston

Cracoe, Coniston.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: W40847

Spectacular scenery_This charming, detached holiday home is immaculately presented providing welcoming accommodation, which stands on the fringe of the delightful lakeside village of Pooley Bridge._Straddling the River Eamont at the head of Ullswater

Picture Of Hazel Seat, Graythwaite Farm

Hazel Seat, Graythwaite Farm.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LMQ

An idyllic Lakeland setting in 4 acres of woodland on the western shores of Lake Windermere at the heart of the beautiful Lake District. . ._ _ Elec incl Parking Shops 4 miles Pub 3 miles Digital TV Shared payphone Shared

Picture Of Holme Well, Graythwaite Farm

Holme Well, Graythwaite Farm.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LMS

An idyllic Lakeland setting in 4 acres of woodland on the western shores of Lake Windermere at the heart of the beautiful Lake District. . ._ _ Elec incl Parking Shops 4 miles Pub 3 miles Digital TV Shared payphone Shared

Picture Of Kirkgate, Keswick

Kirkgate, Keswick .

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: W8583

Superb views_Overlooking Crummock Water and the majestic mountains beyond, this detached barn built in 1965 with its huge picture windows, makes the most of the simply breathtaking views._Described by a former prime minister of New Zealand as one of

Picture Of Lords Mill, Keswick

Lords Mill, Keswick .

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LN3

This delightful former corn mill is tucked away on the banks of the River Caldew in the heart of Caldbeck. The mill and attached miller’s cottage have been combined and tastefully converted into a quirky holiday home, retaining all the survivin

Picture Of Netherend, Keswick

Netherend, Keswick .

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 23966

This delightful, detached barn conversion is situated in a spectacular location with open views in every direction. A light, bright and airy atmosphere with feature beams and stone work, along with care and great attention to detail, has gone into cr

Picture Of Woodlands House, Keswick

Woodlands House, Keswick .

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LUU

In an idyllic secluded location with stunning, uninterrupted views over the fells to the Vale of Lorton, these two adjoining properties have been created from a beautiful detached house, built in 1822 as a ‘painting house’ and studio for

Picture Of Eskholme Lodge, Silecroft

Eskholme Lodge, Silecroft.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LK2

The Lodge is set at the entrance to the beautiful Eskdale Estate which lies in a peaceful valley in the western Lake District, surrounded by breathtaking scenery. The estate is totally untouched by public roads, with the hidden gem of the golf course

Picture Of Hartrees House, Silecroft

Hartrees House, Silecroft.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 19248

Views of Black Coombe Fell_Set on the western coast of the Lake District National Park, Silecroft is a quiet village, which boasts one of the most beautiful beaches in the country. The beach has won awards for its cleanliness and safety and it has an

Picture Of Beckside Farmhouse, Whitbarrow Village

Beckside Farmhouse, Whitbarrow Village.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: W41904

Ideal touring base_This farmhouse, on a working beef farm at the western fringe of the Lake District National Park, has views of Corney Fell. The holiday property is two miles from a sand and pebble beach and a short drive to Muncaster Castle and Gar

Picture Of Addyfield Farmhouse, Windermere

Addyfield Farmhouse, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 14512

Panoramic views Ideal base for touring_The views from these cottages have to be seen to be believed. Set in the Lake District National Park in an elevated position with stunning views over the Lyth Valley and open countryside to the hills beyond. Add

Picture Of Langdale View, Windermere

Langdale View, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: W4258

Breathtaking views_High on the hillside just north of the popular Lakeland village of Windermere, Langdale View is a superb 4 bedroomed holiday property - the wing of a very large detached house and has been tastefully renovated to provide 4 en-suite

Picture Of Low Shepherd Yeat Farm, Windermere

Low Shepherd Yeat Farm, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LK3

A superb detached cottage with pretty countryside views, this extensively refurbished (2007) former farmhouse provides an idyllic location in the stunning Gilpin Valley. There are walks and cycle paths from the door, whilst for the more energetic the

Picture Of Park Lodge, Windermere

Park Lodge, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 24518

Superbly located on the road between Windermere and Bowness, opposite Sherriff’s Walk Woods with a path leading half a mile down to Lake Windermere, this first and second floor holiday apartment makes an ideal base for the central Lake District

Picture Of Riven Oak, Windermere

Riven Oak, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LC5

Tucked away in a small hamlet and surrounded by magnificent countryside, this substantial house is an ideal venue for family reunions or larger parties. Set in the Lake District National Park, the property is well placed for touring and has the added

Picture Of The Barn, Windermere

The Barn, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 2307

Lying west from the southern reach of Windermere, Finsthwaite’s huddle of farms and houses is peacefully set amongst fells and meadows. The Barn, a 17th century cruck building, proudly overlooks the splendid little church of St. Mary’s wh

Picture Of Waterside, Windermere

Waterside, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: W8937

Three bathrooms / 100 yards from the lake_This large, sunny holiday town house is elegantly furnished and has wonderful views of Lake Windermere from the south-facing picture windows in the living room and upper floor master bedroom._Tastefully refur

Picture Of Broomriggs Cottage, Windermere

Broomriggs Cottage, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LB6

Perfectly located in the heart of the National Park, this delightful cottage (one of a pair) is peacefully situated on the lakeshore road, only yards from Esthwaite Water (fishing available), and less than a mile from Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter

Picture Of Craigside, Windermere

Craigside, Windermere.

Sleeps: 8

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LM8

Stunning views and spacious, beautifully appointed and furnished rooms epitomise this wonderful detached holiday home set in landscaped grounds overlooking Lake Windermere. The property has been configured with ecology in mind and utilses a high effi

Picture Of Mill Moor Cottage, Barton Hall Farm

Mill Moor Cottage, Barton Hall Farm.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: B6064

Minutes from Lake Ullswater_Barton Hall Farm can be found just outside Pooley Bridge, the village at the outfall of Lake Ullswater. Set in the countryside on a traditional working farm, this area offers some of the most wonderful landscapes in the re

Picture Of Garden Cottage , Keswick

Garden Cottage , Keswick .

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: NP81

Situated ½ mile from the shores of Lake Ullswater, in superb surroundings. This working farm borders the River Eamont (fishing available) and is close to the craggy peaks of the lakeland fells. Fells nearby include the High Street range, 1 mil

Picture Of Bank House , Keswick

Bank House , Keswick .

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 24619

Set amongst the natural splendour of the North Lakeland National Park, overlooking the hamlet of Matterdale End, with panoramic views of the Ullswater fells. This house and adjoining holiday cottages are tastefully furnished, providing a cosy and rel

Picture Of Helm View, Windermere

Helm View, Windermere.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: LD9

Located within the heart of the Lake District, Helm View is situated in the secluded tree-lined district of Annisgarth, a short walk from the centre of both Windermere and Bowness and five minutes on foot from the open countryside with views over Win

Picture Of Kelwin, Windermere

Kelwin, Windermere.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: W8558

70 yards from Lake Windermere_This delightful property has been extensively renovated into a spacious detached holiday house with charm and character._Quintessentially Lake District, yet away from the tourist crowds, you are just a short walk from th

Picture Of Summerhill Cottage, Windermere

Summerhill Cottage, Windermere.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LF7

Enjoying a very rural aspect with wonderful panoramic views, and set in ¾ acre of cottage garden, Summerhill Cottage dates back to the 16th century and is an idyllic, Lakeland cottage with character features around every corner. Standing detac

Picture Of The Bridge House, Windermere

The Bridge House, Windermere.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: LRX

Just 2 miles from Lake Windermere, on the banks of the River Leven, this traditional, comfortable, Lakeland holiday cottage has a third of an acre of rocky, terraced gardens. Converted from two of a trio of cottages dating from the 17th-century, i

Picture Of Waingap, Windermere

Waingap, Windermere.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: Yes

Property Ref: 19355

Surrounded by its own land, this holiday home enjoys stupendous views towards Morecambe Bay. Set in beautiful walking country near the Dales Way. The footpaths, bridleways and walled lanes provide walks directly from the house. Conveniently placed fo

Picture Of Wreaks End Farmhouse, Windermere

Wreaks End Farmhouse, Windermere.

Sleeps: 7

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 19605

Situated on the western fringe of the Lake District National Park, this elegant period property, with retained features including mullioned windows and open fireplaces, enjoys fine elevated easterly views. Approached from the village road the drivewa

Picture Of Apple Tree Lodge, Ambleside

Apple Tree Lodge, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 6

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: W8866

Lovely views_Set in the heart of the Lake District National Park, these superb, detached, single-storey holiday lodges have marvellous views of all the surrounding high mountains from their sunny balconies. They are yards from the bustling village wi

Picture Of Fellside, Ambleside

Fellside, Ambleside.

Sleeps: 6

Pets Allowed: No

Property Ref: 16107

Excellent views_This delightful three bedroomed holiday bungalow is situated on a small estate only 5 minutes walk from the centre of the popular Lakeland town of Ambleside. The property is well furnished and has excellent views from the living room


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