Pippin Cottage appears, from the outside, to be a traditional,
Victorian terrace house but step inside and you will be instantly taken
by the cool and contemporary makeover that the owners have created.
Here old and new blend effortlessly to create a fantastic cottage that
offer the ideal place to relax with family and friends, situated within
easy walking distance of Keswick Market Square
Pippin Cottage is located close to the park and overlooks the River
Greta and is only a few minutes' walk from the centre of Keswick, a
bustling market town with its vibrant mix of shops, cafes, bars and
restaurants The shores of Derwentwater are a ten minute walk from the
Accommodation in detail
Entering the cottage the front porch opens a hallway that in turn leads
to a cosy and welcoming sitting room. Comfortable and stylish sofas are
arranged around the fireplace and large screen Smart TV. To the rear of
the cottage there is a spacious and contemporary kitchen diner with a
beautiful, high quality, fitted kitchen with breakfast bar and well
equipped with five ring electric hob, double electric oven,
fridge/freezer and microwave. The glass topped family dining table is
just the place to gather over breakfast in the morning or to relax over
dinner in the evening.
Pippin Cottage offers a choice of two bedrooms; there is a tastefully
designed master bedroom with kingsize bed and period furniture (this
room can also be made up as a twin bedroom – please specify when
booking). The smaller, pretty, second bedroom is presented with a king
size bed. The two bedrooms are complemented by a spacious and luxurious
family shower room with walk in shower, double sinks and wc.
To the rear of the cottage there is a walled garden with bistro style
table and chairs, just the spot for a morning coffee or a glass of wine
in the evening and for those with outdoor gear there is a lockable
storage for bikes, golf clubs and other sports equipment.
Please note that this cottage does not have a washing machine however
the owner is happy to provide a single service wash, dry and fold for
guests at the nearby launderette (Up to 16lb).
The owners welcome one large or up to two medium size, well behaved dog
but due to the town centre location this property only has a courtyard
garden but the popular Fitz Park is located just one minutes' walk
Keswick is one of the Lake District's most popular destinations. This
friendly town hosts the very popular twice weekly market that has
recently won the coveted “Best Outdoor Market” in the Great British
Market Awards. The village also offers a fantastic array of shops
offering everything from craft bakeries and local produce, antiques,
crafts and much, much more.
If you are looking for somewhere to eat and drink, a week just won't be
long enough to sample the great range of pubs, restaurants, bistros,
cafes and wine bars! For a great evening out why not visit the 100 year
old Alhambra offering first class cinema entertainment in traditional
surroundings or enjoy an evening at “the most beautiful and friendly
theatre in Britain”, the 400 seat Theatre By The Lake on the shores of
Enjoy a cruise on Derwentwater, walk onto the fells; Cat Bells,
Skiddaw, Coledale Horeshoe and Blencathra are all nearby, head
underground at Honister Slate Mines, enjoy mountain biking in
For day trips throughout the Lake District, Ullswater is a short drive
away offering lake cruises, great walking and the beautiful Aira Force
Waterfall, Buttermere and Crummock Water offer sublime scenery. Ashness
Bridge and Surprise View situated above the Borrowdale Valley should
not be missed and perhaps even a cup of tea and homemade cake in the
unspoilt village of Watendlath.
Pets information: Pet policies vary by property, please check the
properties listing on Lakelovers website for full details.