Graystones Cottage is a delightful two storey Lakeland stone cottage situated in the heart of the vibrant town of Ambleside. A thoughtful and sympathetic renovation provides a relaxed cottage feel with comfortable, contemporary accommodation and lovely fell top views from all of the bedrooms. Much of the original character of the cottage has been retained with original slate flooring, sash windows, a traditional slate mantel over the cosy wood burner in the lounge and a delightful courtyard garden providing a perfect sunny spot for morning coffee or an evening glass of wine after the day’s adventures.
Graystones Cottage is stylishly furnished and well equipped, with a great deal of thought given to providing a real home from home. Comfortable leather sofas for relaxing by the fire after a day’s walking on the fells, soft beds with crisp cotton linens to sink into for a good night’s sleep and excellent facilities in the stylish kitchen/dining room ensures that meal times are never a chore.
Situated on a quiet backstreet, within a minute’s stroll of central Ambleside you have easy access to all the delights of this tourist hot spot, with its many 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. Graystones Cottage is ideally located for families, couples or friends looking to explore the many activities the Lake District has to offer, all year round.
Graystones Cottage can be booked together with Bowfell (UK1002), 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:
Lounge: With wood burner, TV, DVD player, Blu-ray and iPod dock.
Kitchen/dining room: With traditional slate floor, electric double oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
Utility room: With washing machine, tumble dryer and storage space.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed and fell views.
Bathroom: With underfloor heating, bath, shower, WC and heated towel rail.
Wet room: With underfloor heating, walk-in shower, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With queen size bed and fell views.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds 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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