Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Croft Barn is an attractive first floor level apartment situated in the heart of the picturesque Lakeland village of Hawkshead. This delightful property has been converted to provide cosy accommodation for up to four people and their pet and boasts some splendid views over the village and beyond. There are two bedrooms, one double and one twin, both furnished to a high standard with solid pine wood furnishings and the bathroom has a shower over bath. There's also a kitchen with electric oven/hob, fridge freezer and microwave and the lounge combines scenic views with a dining area and TV with DVD player. A small courtyard with seating is located to the rear and is available for those wishing to enjoy the outdoors on a fine day, helping to make this quaint but neat apartment have everything you need for a relaxing and enjoyable stay in one of the prettiest towns in the lake district.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Windermere|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors|
Open plan living space Lounge: With TV/DVD, electric woodburning effect stove and dining area with views across the rooftops to Latterbarrow Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and washer/dryer. Bedroom 1: With king size bed and solid pine furnishings Bedroom 2: With twin beds and solid pine furnishings Bathroom; With shower over bath, wash basin and WC
Property has gas central heating and comprises: Hallway: With hanging space for walking gear leading to.....
All gas, electric and bed linen included. Travel cot available.
The Cumbria/Lake District
The Lake District conjures up images of magnificent mountains and shimmering lakes and that is exactly what visitors find here. In fact the whole county of Cumbria is home to some of Britain's most beautiful scenery. This region has been a favourite all year round holiday destination for years and apart from its natural beauty it's also packed with lots of attractions and activities that cater for every kind of holidaymaker, from family holidays to romantic breaks for couples and from those who are looking for lots of activities and sports to those that prefer more gentle country pursuits. The Lake District National Park lies at the heart of Cumbria and contains well known and much loved holiday destinations such as Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside, Coniston and Grasmere, here there are lots of charming Lakeland villages to discover and visitor attractions for all the family. The northern and western lakes have miles of untouched natural rugged beauty and rural villages as well as being home to the historic northern lakes town of Keswick with its many shops, pubs and restaurants; providing a great holiday base. Other areas to discover include the Eden Valley, Cartmel peninsula, south east Cumbria and the Carlisle and Hadrian's Wall area; all equally beautiful and very handy for day trips into the lakes.
The unique and picturesque village of Hawkshead is a hidden gem of natural beauty sitting between the famous Lake District areas of Coniston and Windermere. Dotted with old white washed cottages and splashings of specialist shops, quaint tea rooms and pubs, the narrow traffic free streets of this exciting village have plenty to offer the seasoned visitor. The tranquillity of Hawkshead makes it an ideal destination for those after a quiet retreat from a busy lifestyle and its enviable location also makes it a real hit with keen walkers, cyclists and climbers alike. Located near the famous birthplace of Beatrix Potter, you can gain an insight into the inspiration of this famous author and see original drawings in the Beatrix Potter Gallery or visit the nearby Coniston Old Man Fell to admire the excellent views over the Coniston Waters and Lake Windermere. Whatever your reasons for choosing to stay in Hawkshead, you certainly won't be let down by this delightful little village.