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Scots Pine

Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1041319)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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  • Jenna

    “A lovely cottage which had everything you could wish for and more.”

    It was beautifully decorated and felt very homely and comfortable. The owner was very friendly and answered any questions we had. We had a really fantastic week and didn’t want to leave. I would definitely return to Scots Pine.

    It was beautifully decorated and felt very homely and comfortable. The owner was very friendly and answered any questions we had. We had a really fantastic week and didn’t want to leave. I would definitely return to Scots Pine.

    - Jenna, February 2022


The property

Scots Pine is nestled in a beautiful, quiet and peaceful area and sits at the foot of Latrigg, within easy walking distance of Keswick town centre and market square in just 10- 15 minutes and forms part of a large Georgian manor house which is steeped in history. The cottage itself is a beautiful Victorian cottage which has its own enclosed garden and raised patio area. A great cottage for couples, families and just the perfect spot to get romantic! Presented with two bedrooms, one Super King/Twin with en suite shower room and the other a Super King with a large family bathroom. Smart kitchen, a bright and airy lounge/diner and a garden to relax in. Scots Pine is an excellent choice whatever the time of year. Accommodation Take the path to the front door which opens into the smart kitchen with space for coats and boots. The contemporary kitchen is equipped with quality appliances. You’ll find an Induction hob, electric oven, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, microwave, washing achine and a tumble dryer. Everything you could possibly need to enjoy your stay and to cook that hearty breakfast so set you up for the day ahead or to enjoy that family meal. Enter the bright triple aspect and living/dining room with a comfortable corner sofa which is arranged around the central coffee table. A Smart TV, music system and DVD player completes the living area which includes the log burner. A perfect space to relax with friends and family and enjoy a film or play board games. Or indeed just relax with a glass of wine. The two large bedrooms are located on the first floor and have TV’s. Both have views towards Latrigg. The master bedroom is a dual aspect room, with a vaulted ceiling, beams and window shutters. It is complemented by an ensuite shower room, with a super king bed (please specify when booking whether this is required as a twin). The second bedroom again dual aspect is furnished with a Superking bed and is complemented by a large luxury family bathroom with twin basins, WC, bath with shower over. To the front of the property, there is a lawned area and a raised patio which faces south and is a real suntrap benefiting from sun throughout the day and long into the summer evenings. Furnished with outdoor dining furniture this is a lovely place to relax on a summer’s afternoon over lunch, gins and fizz in the evening or freshly brewed coffee first thing in the morning. There is private parking for one car. 1 dog allowed in the property. Location Keswick is one of the Lake District’s most popular destinations. This friendly town hosts the very popular twice weekly market that has recently won the coveted “Best Outdoor Market” in the Great British Market Awards. The town also offers a fantastic array of shops offering everything from craft bakeries and local produce, antiques, crafts and much, much more. If you are looking for somewhere to eat and drink, a week just won’t be long enough to sample the great range of pubs, restaurants, bistros, cafes and wine bars! For a great evening out why not visit the 100 year old Alhambra offering first class cinema entertainment in traditional surroundings or enjoy an evening at “the most beautiful and friendly theatre in Britain”, the 400 seat Theatre By The Lake on the shores of Derwentwater. Enjoy a cruise on Derwentwater, walk onto the fells; Cat Bells, Skiddaw, Newlands Horseshoe and Blencathra are all nearby, head underground at Honister Slate Mines, enjoy mountain biking in Whinlatter Forest. For day trips throughout the Lake District, Ullswater is a short drive away offering lake cruises, great walking and the beautiful Aira Force Waterfall, Buttermere and Crummock Water offer sublime scenery. Ashness Bridge and Surprise View situated above the Borrowdale Valley should not be missed and perhaps even a cup of tea and homemade cake in the unspoilt village of Watendlath.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size (zip/link can be 2 x twin on request) with en-suite shower room with basin and WC, 1 x super king-size
  • Bathroom with shower over bath, twin basins and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.
  • Woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV, DVD player, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and high chair available
  • Garden with patio and furniture to the front of the property
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Pub 11 min walk
  • Shop 16 min walk
  • Derwent Water 21 min walk.

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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.

Dogs are welcome but Please note that until we can put up a small fence the Scots Pine garden is not “dog secure” so please do not leave a dog in the garden unattended.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas