Green Acres - Greenacres ref: CC121148

Grasmere, near Ambleside, Grasmere Langdale in the Lake District

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Bedrooms
2
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Bathrooms
1
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No pets allowed
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Parking - On Site 

Description

The main portion of a traditional Lakeland house, Greenacres offers stylish and up to the minute facilities in the very heart of romantic Grasmere. That all important parking place is provided to enable you to ‘explore from the door’ one of the many wonderful high or low level walks or simply meander around this beautiful, peaceful village and take in the majesty of the location. Blessed with a good selection of eateries by way of good pub grub and the renowned ‘Jumble Room’, the village also has a superb grocery store stocked with locally produced meats, dairy and other delicious offerings.
Spacious, comfortable and beautifully styled, Greenacres provides delightful views of the surrounding fells, a sight that has inspired so many over the centuries. Two good bedrooms offer quality mattresses dressed with Egyptian cotton to ensure a restful sleep and the bathroom is fit with a power shower for a refreshing wakeup before a day on the fells. The open plan living space on the first floor is the perfect social space, allowing each of you to join in with preparing dinner and share a glass or two of your favourite tipple whilst taking in some more of the scenery or choose from a variety of films available via the large Smart TV. Beach 25 miles. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurants ¼ mile.
Greenacres (CC121148) can be booked together with Greenacres Rest (UK1245) to accommodate up to 6 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living room: With 3D Smart TV and DVD player.
Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.

First floor

Open plan living space.
Living area:
With 3D Smart TV.
Dining area.
Kitchen area:
With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Games room: With Playstation 3.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and Smart TV.
Bedroom 2: With double bed and Smart TV.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Separate toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Electric heating (underfloor in some rooms), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair.

Miscellaneous

Enclosed garden with garden furniture. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. Visit England 4 Star.
  • Nearest town
    Ambleside
  • Shops
    ½ mile
  • Distance
    4.5 miles
  • Restaurant
    ¼ mile
  • Nearest railway station
    Windermere
  • Pub
    ¼ mile
  • Railway station distance
    8.6 miles
  • Lake
    ¼ mile

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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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