Resting in the charming village of Grasmere is this brilliant first-floor apartment, Springfield Three. The countryside views make Springfield Three an admirable dwelling for your next romantic trip to the heart of the Lake District National Park. You are welcomed to the property with an off-road parking spot and a communal garden which boasts lawn, furniture and stunning views. Upon entering the property, there is an open-plan living space with a kitchen area to rustle up an evening meal, a stylish breakfast bar to enjoy it on and armchairs for when you're ready to settle down in front of the television. You then move through into the king-size bedroom which has a television, more immaculate views and an en-suite shower room to keep everyone feeling fresh. You will also have access to the handy communal utility room which has a washing machine and tumble dryer. The sweet spot of Grasmere is home to the 18th century National Trust house which was once home to William Wordsworth, as well as the magical lake, shops, pubs and The Grasmere Gingerbread shop, where the Wilson family have been making gingerbread for over 60 years. A few minutes away is the magical town of Ambleside which is the starting point for some gorgeous walking trails, home to a 70ft waterfall at Stock Ghyll Force, as well as ruins of a Roman Fort and the 17th century Bridge House which is one of the most photographed buildings in the area. Also close by is the breathtaking and large Lake Windermere which offers an array of watersports, lake cruises and boat trips, whilst the surrounding towns of Windermere and Bowness-on-Windermere offer great shops, pubs, museums and popular Beatrix Potter attractions. Springfield Three is a perfect spot for a romantic trip to this part of Cumbria. Note: Property can be booked with Refs. 1078130 and 1078135, together sleeping up to six guests.
About the location
Ambleside 5 miles; Windermere 9 miles; Keswick 13 miles.
Situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park is the lovely village of Grasmere, probably best known as the home of William Wordsworth, a place he once described as "The most loveliest spot that man hath found". Any visit to Grasmere needs to include The Grasmere Gingerbread shop, where the Wilson family have been making gingerbread for over 60 years. Also in the village are a number of shops, pubs, a church which dates back to the 13th century and Grasmere Lake, plus Grasmere Sports takes place every August, where you can watch participants compete in a variety of sports, including Cumberland Wrestling. Just five miles away is the town of Ambleside and Lake Winderemere where you will find shops, pubs, restaurants and the 17th century Bridge House, which is one of the most photographed buildings in the Lake District. Cruises, boat trips and watersports can all be enjoyed on Lake Windermere and the towns of Windermere and Keswick are also within driving distance. Grasmere is a wonderful base for your Lake District retreat.