Bowfell is a delightful, two-storey Lakeland stone cottage situated in the heart of the vibrant town of Ambleside. A stylish and thoughtful renovation which provides attractive, light and airy open-plan living, with comfortable and contemporary accommodation. Much of the original character of the cottage has been retained, including local slate flooring, a beautiful traditional slate mantle over a centre-piece wood burner in the lounge and exposed beams in the top bedroom, from where lovely views of Wansfell can be seen across the roof tops.
Bowfell is stylishly finished and well-equipped, with great attention to detail. The comfortable leather sofas allow for relaxing by the fire after a day’s walking on the fells. Then, the soft beds beckon with high quality linens to sink into for a good night’s sleep. The well-equipped kitchen/dining area which opens out to the lounge, is where cooking and socialising become natural companions.
On a quiet back street within a minute’s stroll of central Ambleside, you have easy access to shops, bustling pubs, cafes and a great variety of restaurants as well as a local cinema. There is plenty to do in the area, from cruising down Lake Windermere on one of the famous Windermere Lake Steamers, to hiking, climbing, mountain biking, kayaking or ghyll scrambling, all within easy reach of your doorstep. No matter how you pass your days, the backdrop will always be the stunning fells of the Lake District National Park. Bowfell is ideally located for couples, families or friends looking to explore the multitude of activities the Lake District has to offer, all year round.
Bowfell can be booked together with Graystones Cottage (CC123253), which is situated on the same street, to accommodate up to 12 guests.Graystones Cottage and Bowfell both sit in the heart of the vibrant town of Ambleside. They are stylish and well thought out with attractive, contemporary furnishings. On a quiet back street but within a minutes stroll you have all the benefits of being in central Ambleside with easy access to shops, bustling pubs, cafes and a great variety of restaurants. There is plenty to do in the area for visitors with varying energy levels. Fancy a calm relaxing day? Try cruising down Lake Windermere on one of the famous Windermere Lake Steamers and wandering around museums exploring local literary connections. If you are feeling more adventurous then why not try some more vigorous activities including mountain biking, hiking, climbing or paintballing to name but a few, all within easy reach of Ambleside. The properties sit on the same street and can be booked together to accommodate up to 12 guests.
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The property has gas central heating and comprises:
Open plan living space: With traditional Lakeland slate floor.
Lounge area: With wood burner, 49" Smart Freeview TV, DVD player, Blu-ray and Bluetooth music system.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Utility area: With freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Wet room: With underfloor heating, walk-in shower, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With underfloor heating, shower over bath, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: Beamed with king size bed, Velux window and fell views.
All gas, electric, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Fuel for wood burner available locally. Travel cot and highchair available.
Enclosed rear courtyard with garden furniture. Bike store. On street residents parking permit for 1 car on a first come first served basis. A further parking permit allows free use of local SLDC car parks. (Closest being King Street). No smoking. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £100.
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