Kendal Yards is a stunning, end terrace d townhouse spread across three stories that can be found in the heart of Kendal, also known as 'The Gateway to The Lake District', Cumbria.
Kendal Yards is an excellent option for two couples or family of four, as it is located in a central yet quiet part of the town and sits right on the edge of The Lake District National Park and provides quick access to the area's beauty spots.
Come on into the kitchen/diner, where you can prepare tasty meals to enjoy at the table with seating for four, plus two guests. For your convenience, there is a shower room on the ground level as well.
Head upstairs to the first floor where there is a light and spacious sitting room with TV and electric fireplace where you can relax and watch your favourite show or sit by the balcony with a book.
Take the stairs up to the second level, where there is a family bathroom where you can freshen up at the end of the day, and two inviting bedrooms with luxurious Harrison Spinks king size beds. The second bedroom has the option to convert to a twin room with two, 2’ 6” beds.
Make use of the lovely garden, perfect for a morning coffee, or to gather with your loved ones in the evening to discuss your plans for the next day. For cycling enthusiasts there is a secure bike store.
Explore the town of Kendal, which hosts plenty of restaurants and bars, or head to the nearby Brewery Arts Centre, where you can relax in the beer garden before enjoying the cinema or book tickets to the frequent live music concerts which are hosted here.
For history enthusiasts there is Kendal Castle, the Quaker Tapestry Museum, and the Kendal Museum.
There are many beautiful walks on your doorstep, with Scouts Scar a short drive away, where you can take in the panoramic views across Kendal and to The Lake District mountains beyond. Why not take the 555 bus from Kendal deep into the heart of the Lakes to enjoy linear walks along the Lake District spine.
Easily accessible by train (or car) from Kendal, Windermere is the place to go if you want to try your hand at a variety of water-sports on the world-famous Lake, take in the scenery from Orrest Head and Queen Adelaide's Hill, learn about Beatrix Potter at The World of Beatrix Potter and the Windermere Jetty Museum, and eat some delicious seafood at Hooked.
Kendal Yards is the perfect dwelling for exploring the Lake District.
About the location
Windermere 8 miles.
A historic market town with a fine reputation for shopping, Kendal nestles on the banks of the River Kent and is known as the Southern Gateway to the Lakes. Its old cobbled lanes and byways branch off the attractive main street, and the stone ruins of 12th century Kendal Castle sit perched on a hill with views over the town. Visit The Abbot Hall Art Gallery, its regular collection holding portraits by Kendal born George Romney and works by Turner and Ruskin, with other exhibitions through its links with the Tate. Both Sizergh Castle and Levens Hall with its superb Topiary Garden are nearby, as are limestone escarpments for easy walking, offering thrilling views of the Lakeland Mountains, the Howgills and Morecambe Bay. Kendal itself is ideally placed for exploring South Lakeland, the Yorkshire Dales and beyond. With other attractions such as Kendal Museum and the Museum of Lakeland Life, the fascinating Quaker Tapestry, Lake Windermere and the wider National Park within easy reach, Kendal provides a superb base for a relaxing break.