This luxurious character property is part of a converted coach house and stables, a couple of miles from Ambleside village and a stroll from ‘Brockhole’, the National Park Visitor Centre incorporating the adventure thrill Treetop Trek, a must during your stay. Found up a private lane, within lovely landscaped gardens, Middlerigg has a peaceful and secluded feel without any compromise on convenience, yet inclusive Wi Fi at the property will always keep you in touch.
Inside, you'll find a fabulous open plan living and dining space with an original picture window overlooking Lake Windermere. Every guest will feel special with this array of lovely bedrooms; master en-suite on the ground floor, superb loft-style double bedroom with lake views, and cosy twin with skylight. Don't forget to make the most of the gardens - perfect for al-fresco dining.
Accommodation in detail
Private parking for 1 car with an additional space available in the Visitor Parking area. Both spaces are within the property grounds. Entrance hallway with space for walking clobber. Magnificent open plan living space with a large window looking out towards Lake Windermere. Sitting area with contemporary sofas, large country-style dining table and offset fitted kitchen. Master en-suite bedroom on the ground floor. Upstairs to 2 beautiful loft-style bedrooms; double with lake views through a lowered window, and twin with skylight. House bathroom with shower attachment to bath. The gardens have many vantage points and a bistro garden furniture set for meals al-fresco.
This superb Lake District self-catering property with lake views, provides a very versatile base for a Lake District holiday with family or friends. If you're taking it easy, you'll never tire of the views and the atmosphere at Middlerigg. But if you're looking for entertainments and activities, you'll find yourselves within easy reach of boating activities on Lake Windermere, family attractions in Bowness and cosmopolitan village life in Ambleside.
Only a stroll from Middlerigg, Brockhole Visitor Centre provides a wealth of family entertainment. With grounds leading down to Lake Windermere and plenty of activities on offer, it's a great place to have nearby - even if you just head there for a picnic!
Ambleside is a sophisticated Lakeland village on the northern shores of Lake Windermere. It's a must-visit for foodies, lovers of Lakeland ale and even shopaholics. Also in the grounds of Brockhole is the exciting Treetop Trek, come and try the exciting 35 treetop challenges, designed to make you swing, climb, balance and fly through an ancient oak woodland canopy. You'll be connected securely to the unique continuous safety cable which enables all ages and abilities from 5yrs upwards to join in the fun.
To top it all off you will be able to race friends and family down the three parallel 250 meter zip wires taking in spectacular views of the fells and Lake Windermere. Ambleside is also a hub of outdoor activity; endless routes begin in and around the village, and advice is on hand in expert shops and Ambleside tourist information centre. There are a wide range of outdoor clothing shops in Ambleside.
Our top tip for a scenic Lake District drive, is to go over the dramatic Kirkstone Pass, via the Troutbeck Valley to Ullswater. En-route, you'll find the fabulous Queen's Head at Troutbeck, and a leisurely stroll on the shores of Brotherswater. A great day out for all. Don't forget your camera!
1 king size, 1 double, 1 twin
Gas central heating
En-suite shower room
Electric double oven
Fridge & freezer
One Private Parking space
One additional Visitor Parking space
Superb views towards Lake Windermere
Garden & patio with furniture