Originally forming part of the old bobbin mill, standing on the side of the cascading Stockghyll, Waterfall is one of a select few luxury residences that forms part of the prestigious ‘Falls’ development which has been finished to a very high standard by its owners who have created a contemporary and comfortable Lakeland retreat situated only a few minutes’ walk from the centre of the bustling village of Ambleside.
Ideal for family or friends this spacious apartment is a wonderful place to relax or socialise after a day out and about in the very heart of the Lake District.
Less than 10 minutes' walk away is the popular village of Ambleside with its wonderful collection of cafes, local bars and restaurants. The village offers a fantastic range of local shops including those selling local crafts and produce.
Waterfall offers every opportunity to explore the Lake District at any time of year with easy access to all the Lake District's most popular villages and attractions however if you prefer to get out and walk there are numerous walks to choose from departing directly from the cottage door! Follow in the footsteps of William Wordsworth and enjoy the walk along the shores of Rydal Water to Grasmere, take in the stunning views from the nearby Loughrigg Fell or Wansfell and for those who want to get out onto the high fells head across the lane and onto the footpath leading to the towering skyline of the Fairfield Horseshoe.
Accommodation In Detail
The front door opens onto a hall way offering coat-hanging and space for shoes and boots. Stairs lead to the first floor accommodation with a landing running the length of the property. The bright and airy lounge offers three comfortable sofas, large screen TV and the window overlooks the babbling Stockghyll below. The dining area comfortably seats six and is a great place to gather in an evening over dinner and a drink.
The modern fitted kitchen offers all you could need and is well appointed and finished to a high standard.
All three bedrooms are beautifully presented. The master bedroom offers a king size bed and ensuite shower room complete with walk in shower. Additionally there is a second king-size bedroom and a twin bedded room. The luxurious family bathroom is complete with bath and shower over.
Private parking is available for two cars right outside the front door.
This large Ambleside self-catering apartment enjoys a wonderful location; peacefully secluded within its riverside development yet only a short stroll from the centre of Ambleside.
Ambleside village is located on the northern shores of Lake Windermere. The surrounding scenery of Lakeland Fells is dramatic, and lends a stunning backdrop to the Lakeland stone buildings and attractive streets of the village. One of the Lake District's most sophisticated communities, Ambleside village is alive with interesting local businesses, shops and acclaimed Lake District restaurants and pubs.
Larger groups or families will love the freedom this location brings. Stroll to the shops or out for a coffee, then wander to Waterhead Pier to take a cruise on the Lake. Windermere Lake Cruises depart regularly from Waterhead Pier (just outside the village centre) and provide a scenic and car free route to Bowness and Lakeside. A fabulous way for all to explore.
For walking, Ambleside is renowned as a hub for enthusiasts. Numerous famous routes begin close by, and a wide range of strolls take in breath-taking scenery without having to travel too far. Ambleside is well stocked with outdoor shops and route information is widely available.
By night, you'll find plenty to entertain. Catch a film at one of the two cinemas, enjoy a drink on the shores of the lake or sample some of our region's finest dining, all just a stroll from your doorstep!
The A591 winds its way from Ambleside to Grasmere and Keswick, branching off to Coniston and such delights as the Langdale Valley and Hawkshead.
Contemporary Lakeland cottage
2 King Size bedrooms
1 Twin bedroom
1 Ensuite shower room
1 Family bathroom with shower over bath
Gas central heating
Private parking for two cars
Short walk to village centre
Easy access to local footpaths.