Dulcanter Heights ref: CC121146

Chapel Stile, Grasmere, Grasmere Langdale in the Lake District

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Max sleeps
6
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Bedrooms
3
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2
Bathrooms
Pets
1
Pets allowed
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  • Bike Store 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Open Fire 
  • Satellite TV 
  • Wifi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

Set in the very heart of the beautiful Langdale Valley at Chapel Stile, Dulcanter Heights and Dulcanter Fold enjoy a unique location within this picturesque village and offers mesmerising views of the surrounding fell range across to Lingmoor Fell and the Langdale Pikes. The location offers some of the finest low and high level walking within the Lake District National Park, right from the doorstep and the views from both properties will prove most tempting to even the most novice of walkers and their pets. The village caters well for those taking a self catering break, the general store offering an excellent selection of every day provisions and the popular Wainwright’s Inn serving local ales and homemade food throughout the day and into the evening.
This ancient former bank barn has been cleverly re-designed in recent times to offer two quality units with the option of being utilised together if required.  Dulcanter Heights is on the first floor but with ground floor access from the side of the house.  The property has been thoughtfully prepared to ensure comfortable and up to the minute facilities for self catering guests whatever time of year you choose to visit the Lakes, the open wood fire perfect for breaks in the cooler months so come and sample traditional Lakeland at its best, here at Dulcanter Heights.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

First floor

Dulcanter Heights is on all on first floor level above Dulcanter Fold. Access to the property is via internal stairs from the ground floor, or side access to the first floor. The property has oil fired central heating and broadband internet access and briefly comprises:
Useful cloakroom: with handbasin and WC.
House bathroom: with shower over bath, handbasin, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 1: double bedroom with range of fitted units and TV.
Shower room: with shower cubicle and handbasin.
Bedroom 2: twin bedroom with TV.
Bedroom 3: double bedroom with TV.
Lounge: with open fireplace (fuel available locally), Sky TV with sports and family pack, DVD and balcony.
Kitchen/dining room: with electric double oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave. 

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

All electric, oil, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and high chair available. Internet access available.

Miscellaneous

Balcony with outdoor furniture. On road parking. Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Bike store in garage.
  • Nearest town
    Ambleside
  • Shops
    In Village
  • Distance
    4 Miles
  • Restaurant
    In Village
  • Nearest railway station
    Windermere
  • Pub
    In Village
  • Railway station distance
    8 Miles
  • Lake
    4 miles

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About the local area

Grasmere is a charming village in the heart of the Lake District National Park, situated in a valley surrounded by the lush green slopes of the Lakeland hills. Lovely old cottages and houses built of the local blue-green slate sit along side the art galleries and shops that line the twisty streets of the village.

Once home to the famous poet William Wordsworth visitors can see his two former homes - Dove Cottage and Rydal Mount and Gardens. At the centre of the village is St. Oswald's Church which contains the Wordsworth family graves.

A short distance to the west is the village of Chapel Stile at the entrance to the spectacular Langdale Valley with superb scenery all around. Langdale offers a variety of fell and low level walks making it a good base for walkers of all abilities.

Things to do nearby

Walking between Grasmere and Langdale

Starting at Grasmere, you can take a wonderful nine mile walk up on to the fells between Grasmere and Great Langdale; this is a great part of the country to walk in.

Russell Colman Photography

Russell Colman Photography is a studio located just outside Bowness-on-Windermere in the grounds of a beautiful, Lakeland country house.

Old Man of Coniston Walks

Overlooking the village of Coniston is the beautiful fell known as the `Old Man of Coniston'. A part of the Furness Fells, this summit is over 800 metres high and is interesting to the eye with evidence mining that was done here years ago.

The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop

Built originally as the village school this famous gingerbread shop in Grasmere is FULL of award winning delights. The original Grasmere gingerbread is baked fresh daily and simply shouldn't be missed! Tel: 01539 435428

Rydal Water
Rydal Water

Linked to Lake Grasmere by the River Rothay, Rydal Water is one of the smallest lakes in Cumbria measuring 3/4 mile long and 1/4 mile wide. Up the hill overlooking the lake, you can find RydaL Caves in the hill rock, they are surprisingly large and over 200 years ago they were used as a quarry supplying stone to the local villages.

Langdale Pikes

The dramatic Langdale Pikes can be found at the head of the Langdale Valley and can often be seen from many miles away overlooking the vale.

The World Famous Faeryland
The World Famous Faeryland

This is the home of Grasmere tea, Romany Tea and Faery Grey blends. Enjoy a romantic rowing boat trip out on the lake and return to a cup of tea and a freshly baked scone!

Grasmere Lake

Just a short stroll away from the village of Grasmere, you will find Grasmere Lake which is one of the smaller lakes in the Lake District measuring one mile in length and half a mile in width.

Kayaking on River Rothay

The River Rothay is a popular place to kayak. The meandering river provides great waters for novices to have a go at this exciting water sport.

Grasmere and Great Langdale

The National Trust owns most of the valley's farms, the glaciated valley of Mickleden, a Victorian garden in High Close and the dramatic Dungeon Ghyll.

Lakeland Photo Workshops

Take inspiration from this and other stunning locations to capture great photographs. Take your photography to the next level with Lakeland Photo Workshops

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