This charming, terraced cottage on the Graythwaite Estate near Hawkshead in Cumbria sleeps four people in three bedrooms.
Briar is an attractive, terraced cottage set on the Graythwaite Estate near Hawkshead in the Lake District. With three bedrooms including one double with en-suite and two singles, this cottage can sleep four people. There's also a shower room, a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with an open fire. Outside, there is ample off road parking, a private patio with furniture and BBQ and shared use of estate grounds and facilities. With access to an indoor heated pool, a children's play area, fly fishing lake and a fitness centre, plus the many delights of the Lake District on the doorstep, Briar provides a wonderful base for groups to enjoy a fantastic break.
Amenities: Electric central heating with open fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, shared use of tumble dryer in table tennis room, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, public phone in courtyard. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Kindling available £4/bag, coal available £8/bag. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Ample off road parking. Private patio with furniture and BBQ. Shared use of estate grounds and facilities inc. indoor heated swimming pool, table tennis room, children's play area, fitness suite and 2.5-acre trout fishing lake. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops 4 miles, pubs 2 miles. Note: Water from private supply, fed from freshwater lake. Note: Fitness suite charged at £20/guest/week (£15 for short breaks), payable on site. Note: Pool open 8.45am - 7.30pm daily with shower, 2 x WC and limited changing facilities. Note: License required for fishing, equipment can be hired locally, fishing FOC unless catch is made, then small fee applicable. Note: Limited mobile reception.
Region: Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.
Town: The picturesque village of Hawkshead still retains the charm and character that so endeared it to its most famous residents - William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter. Cars are banned from the village, leaving visitors free to wander the wealth of tiny alleyways, thoroughfares, archways and courtyards between the whitewashed 17th Century houses. With stunning scenery and numerous attractions within easy touring distance, Hawkshead is in an ideal location at any time of the year.