Stanegarth

Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1064444)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

This fabulous, Victorian mid-terrace property is positioned close to the lively centre of Keswick, in the ever-popular Lake District National Park. Set over three floors, this attractive abode makes a great place to call home while exploring the Lake District, with beautiful scenery and charming attractions all-around. Allow yourself to fall deep into the plush sofa as you listen to the crackle of the open fire, before gathering at the dining table to plan out tomorrow’s activities. Continue into the amply equipped kitchen, complete with a selection of integrated appliances amongst sleek units and worktops, assisting in the preparation of home-cooked meals. Venture to the first floor and discover the first two bedrooms, housing a king-size bed and en-suite shower room, along with a double room, while across the hall rests a fresh bathroom, with a lovely roll-top bath, inviting you for a lazy soak each evening. Climb another set of stairs to reach the final bedroom, presented with zip/link beds for either a super-king-size or twin arrangment, enjoying homely furnishings and en-suite shower. There is also a further room where you can enjoy hours of entertainment on the Playstation 4 and Smart TV. A set of table and chairs are positioned within the enclosed patio, offering a spot for alfresco dining and a glass of prosecco, while there are number of excellent restaurants to try in Keswick. Twice a week, Keswick market is open and offers a chance to pick up local produce and gifts, while there also several quirky shops worth browsing. The charming Derwentwater is positioned to the south of the town and can be accessed via well-maintained footpaths. There are also watersporting opportunities at Derwentwater, including paddle-boarding, kayaking and canoeing. Avid ramblers will enjoy following many walking routes within the area, as well as other challenging hikes over high peaks, while the Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Centre offers a chance to hire bikes and create your own adventure throughout Whinlatter Forest. Other attractions to tick off including catching a show at the Theatre By The Lake, the Castlerigg Stone Circle and the Go Ape tree top adventure in Whinlatter Forest, or explore the towns of Ambleside and Bowness where you will find many more wonderful things to do. A stay at Stanegarth promises to a holiday to remember, whatever time of year.

Summary

  • Over three floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x second-floor super-king-size (zip/link, can be twins on request) with en-suite shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with claw foot bath, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room with open fire
  • Second-floor snug
  • Gas central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, 2 x Smart TV with Sonos Sound Bar and Playstation 4, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking available
  • Enclosed patio with furniture and barbecue
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.1 miles, pub 0.2 miles
  • Note: Limited headroom to one side of the second-floor bedroom, take care

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location

KESWICK

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.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas