This detached Lakeland cottage was once the post house for the area, now providing contemporary cottage life oozing enchanting charm and found on the fringe of Lakeside surrounded by picturesque countryside in a peaceful setting designed for Westmorland relaxation.
Step foot inside this gorgeous cottage to be charmed by the sheer beauty and attention to detail; large original picture windows cascading Lakeland light; thick stone walls with a warming woodburning stove blend effortlessly with 21st century living. This cottage is designed as a place to relax and spend precious time together and truly appreciate the countryside.
A few minutes stroll will bring you into the hamlet of Lakeside which has an excellent hotel, restaurant and bar, and also close by is The Swan leisure club and bar with a restaurant providing a tempting escape. Regularly departing steamers take you to other popular destinations on the shores of Lake Windermere. Walks are in abundance including, from your doorstep, the breathtaking 'High Dam', whilst the stunning 'Tarn Hows', is just a short drive away. Also within a few minutes walk is the Aquarium Of The Lakes and just a few miles away in Far Sawrey, the original home of Miss Potter. If searching for Lakeland luxury in a perfect setting for a holiday at any time of the year, you need to look no more as The Old Post House fits the bill.
Accommodation in detail
Park inside your private garden and shaled driveway and enter the property via a rear glazed porch, a perfect place for walking clobber and the like; entrance hall with cloakroom housing a ground floor WC / wash basin.
The lounge is beautifully furnished and overlooks the garden with French door out to the patio; this is a bright and spacious room yet perfect for cosy nights in by the fire. The kitchen / dining room is also spacious and light with everything you need. Upstairs to the three cottage bedrooms, each with its own design and theme and lovely outlook. The house bathroom is designed for long soaks after a hard day on the fells. Outside the 1/4 acre gardens have a wrap around patio area and the garden leads up into woodland glade, great fun for the little or big children.
2 double 1 twin
Double sofa bed for occasional use
Gas central heating
Bathroom with power shower over bath
Cloakroom with 2nd WC / wash basin
Telephone for incoming calls / Wi-Fi
Electric double oven, induction hob
Fridge & freezer
Washer / dryer
Garden with woodland glade, patio and furniture
Private parking for 2 cars