|2 person discount||No||Fire/Woodburner||No|
Haycote Cottage is a delightful stone built property in the heart of working farmland, a short distance from Coniston Water, Coniston village and Grizedale Forest. Lowick is a traditional village and still hosts the annual Lowick show, an excellent display of local craft and produce, the surrounding area farmed by local families throughout the ages. There are an abundance of gentle walks from the door at Haycote Cottage, and numerous villages can be reached within minutes drive, Coniston and Broughton just two. The nearby pub serves local ales and great food. The styling throughout Haycote Cottage is superb, of excellent quality and reminiscent of a boutique hotel - not quite what you would expect from a traditional Lakeland cottage but the combination works brilliantly. Perfect for those wishing to be a little off the beaten track, this is a romantic hideaway for two with that all important traditional pub within easy walking distance.Read more about Haycote Cottage
Property has oil fired central heating and comprises:
Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with small freezer box and washing machine.
Lounge/dining: With wall mounted electric fire, HD Freeview TV/DVD player.
Wet room: With shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom: With double bed.
All fuel, electric, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and highchair available.
Spacious patio style garden with furniture provided.
A refundable damage deposit of £50 is payable one week prior to arrival.
Please note: There is an access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599 960.
|Nearest town||Coniston||Shops||6 Miles|
|Distance||8 Miles||Restaurant||1/4 Mile|
|Nearest railway station||Ulverston||Pub||1/4 Mile|
|Distance||6 Miles||Lake||8 miles|
The delightful village of Coniston nestles at the foot of the famous Coniston Old Man fell (From where you get superb views of Coniston Water and Lake Windermere) and nearby to the Grizedale Forest. The village has a welcoming feel and traditional Lake District warmth to it; visitors will find plenty of shops and cafes in which to relax while they soak up the scenery and gentle pace of life.
A popular centre for walkers, climbers and cyclists, the area is also well known for Coniston Water; setting for the famous children’s story, Swallows and Amazons and also scene of Donald Campbell’s tragic world water-speed record attempt in 1967. Nowadays the Victorian steam yacht ‘Gondola’ which first went into service in 1859 and was restored in 1977 by the National Trust, plies the five miles of water from April to October. You can hire rowing boats, electric boats, kayaks and dinghies from Coniston Boating Centre on the lakeshore.
Take the opportunity to visit the Ruskin Museum, for local history, and ‘Brantwood’ on the shores of Coniston Water, former home to the poet John Ruskin.
Positioned between Coniston Water and Windermere, Hawkshead is arguably the quaintest location in the lakes, with white washed cottages dating back to the 16th century, charming old pubs and tea shops along narrow traffic-free streets.
The village is busy with tourists who come to see the Grammar school where, in the 1780’s William Wordsworth developed inspiration for this early poetry and home to the Beatrix Potter gallery showing her original drawings for her children’s books. The village hosts the annual Victorian fair and agricultural/sports show every summer.
Broughton-in-Furness is well situated a few miles west of nearby Coniston, and is becoming a favoured destination for the more discerning visitor, who appreciate its tranquil charm and acknowledge it as part of the "Undiscovered Lakeland". In the Square is the town hall, once the market hall, and now the Tourist Information Centre, two slate fish market slabs, and old stocks, which together with the surrounding three storey merchants houses, creates a unique feeling to this historic market town. There is also a good selection of amenities within the village including an award winning restaurant.
We were very happy
Beautiful and tranquil. The perfect place to relax.
The property was perfect. Clean, modern, comfortable and warm.
Would be difficult to improve the property. Really comfortable and clean. Excellent.
VERY COMFORTABLE , CLEAN AND JUST AS DESCRIBED IN THE BROCHURE.
Very high quality.
We really enjoyed our stay at this lovely little cottage. It had everything you needed and is in a brilliant location for you to explore the South lakes. It was the perfect place for our honeymoon.
it was very good cottage
The cottage is beautiful and a perfect size for 2 people They even put up a Xmas tree which added to the ambience of the place Would certainly recommend this to family and friends
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