Fir Garth ref: UK31926

Chapel Stile, near Ambleside, Grasmere Langdale in the Lake District

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  • Bungalow 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Ground Floor Facilities 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Rural Location 
  • WiFi 
  • Newly Listed Property 
  • Open Plan 
  • Parking - On Site 

Description

This semi-detached bungalow sits in an elevated position and offers fantastic views to the Langdales and provides great views to the valley below. Recently renovated and new to the market for 2021, this split level property features open plan living and provides a perfect base for couples and families to explore this stunning part of The Lake District National Park. If you want you can leave your car in the private parking space and easily explore the delights of this popular village on foot. The open plan living/dining/kitchen area offer provide a comfortable social setting to enjoy the lovely views to the gardens outside. The modern kitchen is well-equipped and offers all the essentials you’ll need after a day of adventure.
Nestled in the very heart of the Lakes, Chapel Stile is a lovely place for a romantic break. There are stunning scenic views and many walks accessible from your doorstep including a lovely route to the nearby Elterwater which is a small lake but what it lacks in size is made up for in beauty. The village centre has a shop where you can buy all your essentials as well as a well-known pub just ¾ mile away. The popular tourist hotspot of Ambleside has an abundance of shops, bars, restaurants, cafés and coffee houses. For touring by car or exploring the Lakes, the A593 leads you effortlessly to Ambleside on the northern shore of Lake Windermere then continue south to take in Bowness-on-Windermere and kendal or north to Keswick and Derwentwater. Also easily found to the south are the breathtaking Langdale Valley and the Lake District’s third largest lake, Coniston. Beach 30 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant ¾ mile.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Step to entrance.
Open plan living space.
Living area:
With 28" Smart TV.
Dining area.
Kitchen area:
With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bathroom: With bath, and toilet.

First floor

Bedroom 2: With 2’ 6" twin beds (for children).

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.

Miscellaneous

Garden. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    Ambleside
  • Shops
    0.8 miles
  • Distance
    5.4 miles
  • Restaurant
    0.8 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Windermere
  • Pub
    0.8 miles
  • Railway station distance
    9.5 miles
  • Lake
    2 miles

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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