Crosthwaite House is quite simply a gorgeous Period Lakeland residence occupying a picture postcard perfect setting with breathtaking views in every direction. This stylish property forms the first floor of this distinctive house and the property has been carefully and sympathetically divided to retain privacy and maximise the benefits of the stunning and far reaching views.
The sophisticated and seductive interior is also warmed by a traditional woodburing stove, and additional central heating, furnished for relaxation and finished with true country flair, creating a sociable retreat in this sublime setting. Nestling within the pretty hamlet of Crosthwaite, found only a short drive from Bowness-on-Windermere, surrounded by green and luscious countryside.
Equipped with three bedrooms, 2 super king-size and one double, each enjoy its own en-suite facility - so no queuing! The living areas are quirky and flooded with light, the warming living room, complete with woodburner and a view to die for plus the kitchen / dining room, being perfect for sociable gatherings. Outside the patio garden provides the ideal spot for morning coffee, or a glass or two before dinner! You are surrounded by fabulous walking and cycling territory and only 100 yards away from an excellent pub / restaurant, The Punch Bowl Inn with other country pub gems such as The Masons Arms at Strawberry Bank a short drive away.Added to that, you'renever too far from the stunning shores of Lake Windermere. Perfect!
Accommodation in detail
Park your vehicles outside in a courtyard parking area and wander through your private patio garden to the first floor entrance up an attractive stone steps. The patio is a great place for al-fresco dining and you also enjoy a separate garden sitting area at the front of the property. Entrance into the stylish, farmhouse feel kitchen / dining area, a living room in itself and with everything you may require. The stripped floorboards continue into the spacious living room with picture window complete with window seat and relaxing leather furnishings by the warming woodburning stove. An inner hallway leads to the three bedrooms, 2 super king size (ziplinks) and one double, 2 with breath-taking views and all three with en-suite shower rooms.
This superb Lake District holiday property in Crosthwaite has a stunning rural location, off the beaten track but surprisingly convenient and easily accessible from the M6. You'll find a renowned and award-winning Lake District country pub, The Punchbowl, in Crosthwaite village, as well as a delightful old church to explore.
Crosthwaite is a small community in the north of the Lyth Valley, between Kendal and Lake Windermere. The area is renowned for its lush green landscapes, wonderful walks, peaceful country lanes, pretty woodlands and prized damson harvest - which gives rise to stunning damson blossom in spring.
A short ten minute drive takes you to bustling Bowness village on Lake Windermere's eastern shore, where you'll find sophisticated shops, endless boating activities, Lake District family attractions such as the World of Beatrix Potter, and a range of options for evening entertainment. From traditional Lakeland pubs to trendy tapas bars, cinema, theatre and nightclub, there's something for every taste.
From Bowness Bay, you can hop on a Windermere Lake Cruise to Ambleside or Lakeside - a great way to explore while soaking up the scenery. If you'd prefer to explore the wider Lake District by car, perhaps to seek out specific walking routes, the A591 leads easily from Windermere village to Ambleside, Rydal Water, historic Grasmere and beyond. With stress-free journeys and easy navigation from your rural Lake District holiday cottage, the highlights of the Lake District National Park are within easy reach.
2 super king size (both are zip links - please specify on booking)
Magnificent panoramic views
Oil central heating
3 en-suite power shower rooms
Electric oven & induction hob
2 fridges with freezer sections
Separate freezer facility
Washer / dryer
Patio / garden with furniture
Parking for 2
Easy drive to Bowness or Kendal