Cherry Tree Cottage is a lovely, spacious and convenient holiday cottage situated in Bowness-on-Windermere. It offers a quiet location, away from the crowds yet only a short stroll from the village of Bowness and Windermere Lake itself. Set over 3 floors, this property provides plenty of space for family and couples. If you’re looking for a cottage with generous sized bedrooms and living space which is set within a quiet area of Bowness, then this is the place for you to relax and recharge your batteries. The delights of Bowness village are only a 10 minutes’ walk away. An absolute bonus for this property is that you don’t even require a car to get here; it is within easy reach by using local public transport; buses and railway to and from Windermere, Lake District daily.
Accommodation in detail
There is private parking on the drive for two cars and is perfectly located directly outside your cottage. Access into the property is on ground level. Upon parking, you will see that there is a lovely private garden along with a garage, where you may wish to store bikes. Enter the property on the ground floor where you will find a useful utility room kitted out with a useful washing machine and tumble dryer. It also boasts plenty of space for walking boots and outdoor gear and with door hooks provided to hang your jackets. Beyond this room is a lovely hallway, where you will also find under the stairs storage space that can be utilised. On this ground floor is a bright garden facing double bedroom and a single bedroom, along with the family bathroom. Up some stairs to the first floor is the comfortable living room and a well equipped bright and airy kitchen/dining area; plentiful seating for everyone. Up a further set of stairs to the second floor you will find a large king-size bedroom with en-suite shower room with power shower and a further single bedroom, both of which are spacious and light.
On the eastern shores of Lake Windermere, Bowness is a popular Lakeland village in many months of the year with a wealth to explore and enjoy what ever the weather. Stroll to the lake shore to hire a boat, or take a cruise on one of the resident Lake Windermere steamers. Windermere Lake Cruises depart regularly to Ambleside and Lakeside; a wonderful way to explore without even using your car and is most fun for everyone.
There are a variety of superb restaurants and eateries within walking distance of Cherry Tree Cottage. There are also many traditional Lakeland pubs, both in the village centre and the surrounding countryside. Both the villages of Bowness and Windermere offer plentiful choice for everyone and are both easy to get too are within your reach by foot!
Easy access to 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 picturesque village of Hawkshead.
If using public transport, why not catch the 599 buses that run daily from the bottom of the road where the property is located which will take you to Ambleside or Grasmere. A great place to visit along the route to Ambleside is Brockhole Visitors Centre. Take part in a nature trail, view the house and gardens, play on the adventure park, what ever you choose will be great fun for all the family.
1 king size bedroom (has the en-suite)
1 double bedroom
2 single bedrooms
(inc. 2 Ground floor beds and 1 Ground floor bathroom)
Living flame gas fire
Gas central heating
Family Bathroom with bath and shower attachment
En-suite Shower room with power shower
Fridge & freezer
Washing machine & tumble dryer
Utility room with boot and walking gear hanging space
Short walk to the village centre and Lake Windermere
Private parking for 2 cars on driveway
Garage for secure bike storage
Lovely Private Garden