Heatherlea is a well-presented, Victorian end-of-terrace house situated in the heart of Keswick, Cumbria.
Set over three floors and situated within walking distance to a range of amenities, Heatherlea is the stunning escape for families, couples, and friends, who are looking to immerse themselves in the beauty of the Lake District.
After finding roadside parking, take a moment to appreciate the fresh Lake District air before getting to know your new home-from-home.
Step into the homely lounge and curl up by the gas fire as you browse the Smart TV. Continue through to the dining room, ideal for mealtimes as a group, whilst the well-equipped kitchen is sure to satisfy your chef’s needs, featuring a gas range cooker and full-size fridge and freezer.
Just beyond lies a utility room with washer/dryer, so you can easily freshen up your holiday wardrobe.
Travel upstairs and discover a first-floor sitting room with open fire and mesmerising fell views, including Dodd and Skiddaw in the distance. On this level there are two double bedrooms, one enjoying an en-suite shower room and the other served by the family bathroom, whilst the second-floor offers a double and a twin, each with en-suite showers.
Continue your exploration outside to the enclosed gravelled garden, complete with furniture set for alfresco dining and drinks in the evening.
Keswick is well known for its picturesque beauty and wealth of attractions, and Heatherlea is the perfect starting point to explore it all. Wander the streets and explore boutique shops in search of a gift to bring home, whilst the many restaurants and pubs serve up delicious local fare. Head towards the lake, Derwentwater and be entertained at The Theatre by the Lake or take a lake cruise to soak up the amazing scenery.
The nearby fells, including Skiddaw and Cat Bells, provide excellent hiking opportunities with trails suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers. Within an hour’s drive away is Ullswater, England’s second largest lake and an area of outstanding beauty, where you can try your hand at kayaking, canoeing, paddle-boarding or simply admire the mesmerizing views.
No matter what your interests, a stay at Heatherlea promises to be an unforgettable, peaceful retreat in the stunning Lake District National Park.
About the location
Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 16.6 miles; Cockermouth 13 miles.
The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Catbells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.