Conveniently situated five minutes’ walk from the centre of the popular village of Bowness, Annisgarth is a superb, well presented, terraced property that offers great accommodation in and excellent location.
With four bedrooms, four bathrooms, a social lounge, Snug with large screen TV, family dining room and well equipped kitchen Annisgarth is a popular property all year round.
Just a few minutes' walk from the cottage and you will find yourself in the heart of Bowness on the shores of Lake Windermere with all the amenities you could need and a fantastic collection of pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from, a choice of tourist attraction for all the family from lake cruises to Peter Rabbit! With easy access from here to explore the whole of the Lake District Annisgarth is an excellent base from which to enjoy a great Lake District holiday.
Accommodation in detail
The front door opens to the hallway the lead to the open plan living / dining room. Comfortable sofas are arranged around the cosy log burning stove and the large family dining table is the ideal for large family breakfasts or social dinners with friends. The well-appointed kitchen is equipped with everything you could need in includes a range style cooker with five ring gas hob, double electric oven, dishwasher and washing machine. To the rear of the kitchen there is a utility room with sink, tumble drier and WC and the back door opens to the rear courtyard, gates from which open to the small lane at the rear of the property making ideal access when returning from a muddy walk!
The first of the four bedrooms is on the lower ground floor and offers a welcoming king size bed and benefits from an adjacent shower room with shower cubicle basin and wc and a cosy Snug/TV room with large screen TV.
On the first floor there is a choice of two further bedrooms; to the rear a characterful twin bedroom and adjacent family shower room and to the front an ensuite king size bedroom with shower cubicle basin and WC. The final bedrooms is located on the top floor, and as you climb the stairs you may stop and pause at the reading platform with a collection of books for all the family and a velux window that takes advantage of its elevated position to offer great views to Lakeland's central fells. The welcoming kingsize bedroom benefits from a spacious ensuite bathroom with corner spa bath, basin and WC
On the eastern shores of Lake Windermere, Bowness is a sophisticated Lakeland village with so much to explore and enjoy. Within minutes from Annisgarth you can be enjoying walks with magnificent views such as to Biskey Howe, Brant Fell and School Knott. Stroll to the lake shore to hire a rowboat or power boat, or take an elegant cruise on one of the Lake Windermere steamers. Windermere Lake Cruises depart regularly to Ambleside and Lakeside; a wonderful way to explore without even using your car.
There are many excellent restaurants in Bowness and Windermere, all within walking distance of Annisgarth, including champagne bars, contemporary wine bars and traditional pubs offering a range of great British and international cuisine. There is something for everyone, both in the village centre and the surrounding countryside.
Windermere Golf Club is just outside Bowness village, on the way to the Lyth Valley. This area is also renowned for gentle but very scenic walking, with a wealth of acclaimed Lake District country pubs to choose from at the end of the day.
Close to the village, you'll find Blackwell, The Arts and Crafts House. This impressive property takes a stunning position overlooking Lake Windermere, and has a range of interesting exhibitions. Join the A591 to Ambleside and Grasmere, and you can explore the homes of famous Lake District poet, William Wordsworth.
Another great idea is to take the car-ferry crossing over Lake Windermere from Bowness, to visit the former home of Beatrix Potter in Near Sawrey, and the nearby picturesque village of Hawkshead.
Victorian Lakeland terraced house
Bedrooms set over 3 floors, each with ensuite facility
3 King size bedrooms (one each on lower ground floor, first floor and top floor)
1 Twin bedroom (first floor)
1 ensuite bathroom with spa bath
1 ensuite shower room
2 shower rooms
Living room with comfortable sofas
Log burning stove
42" TV with freeview
Snug / TV room
Double gas Oven & Hob
Washing Machine & Tumble drier
Fridge / Freezer
Utility Room with WC
Gas Central Heating
Enclosed garden with garden furniture to front.
Enclosed courtyard garden with patio and garden furniture to rear.
Plenty of on road parking
2 well behaved dogs welcome