Stonefold Cottages - Curlew Cottage ref: UK10698

Newbiggin, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

Overview

Map

Local area

Prices & availability

Book now

Check prices and book

Book your short break or week away with 0% credit card fees. *

Check Availability
Max sleeps
3
Sleeps
Bedrooms
2
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
1
Bathrooms
No pets allowed
No pets
Changeover day
FRI
Changeover day
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Games Room 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Rural Location 
  • WiFi 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access 
  • Parking - On Site 

Description

Elevated and looking out onto the beautiful local views of the Lake District National Park, Curlew Cottage offers easy access to not only the north Lake District but also to Eden Valley and Hadrian’s Wall. Located next door to the owner, this semi-detached, ’upside down’ holiday home offers two ground floor bedrooms, and the kitchen and living room on the first floor.
Just 20 minutes from Keswick and 10 minutes from Ullswater, you will be able take advantage of some of the Lake District’s most beautiful lakes and local villages. With walks and bike tracks on the doorstop and shops, restaurants and bars just a short drive away, you will be spoilt for choice with what to do and where to go on your holiday. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
Curlew Cottage can be booked together with Swallow Cottage (ref UK10697) to accommodate up to 5 guests.

Read more about Stonefold Cottages - Curlew Cottage

Accommodation details

Ground floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

First floor

Living room: With 24" Freeview TV.
Dining room.
Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob and fridge.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack.

Miscellaneous

Large garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture (shared with owner). Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    Penrith
  • Shops
    1 mile
  • Distance
    3 miles
  • Restaurant
    1 mile
  • Nearest railway station
    Penrith
  • Pub
    1 mile
  • Railway station distance
    3.0 miles
  • Lake
    5 miles

Alternative Properties at this location

About the local area

Ullswater is the Lake District's second largest lake at nine miles long. Located in the eastern side of Cumbria, it bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery on one side and a gently curving shoreline of green fields and woodland on the other.

Boating centres and marinas nestle unobtrusively on the lake edge, perfect for the water sports enthusiasts, or visitors can relax and enjoy the scenery from one of the steamers that have sailed the lake since 1855.

Many of the Lake District's many walks have their starting point from around Ullswater, including the renowned trek to Helvellyn's summit via Striding Edge. Or for the less energetic there are many low-level walks through beautiful countryside.

Of note is Glenridding which sits on the south western shore and is surrounded by the fells with wonderful scenic views. Pooley Bridge on the northern shore, with its 16th Century Bridge, Lakeland greystone houses and quaint teashops and Patterdale just to the south of Ullswater, cradled by mountains.

Things to do nearby

Simply Good Cookery School

TV chef and judge on the ITV's Britain's Best Bakery, Pete Sidwell is offering an exciting opportunity for families to join him at his restaurant based in the Rheged Visitors Centre near Penrith.

Lakeland Boat Hire

Enjoy the stunning scenery around Ullswater by hiring a boat from the northern shores at Lakeland Boat Hire. They supply a wide range of boats including luxury motor boats and Canadian canoes! Tel: 01768 486800

Sailing on Ullswater

On either side of the lake, there are places where you can go sailing.

Park Foot Pony Trekking

Park Foot is situated on the edge of Lake Ullswater and provides a brilliant place to do some Pony Trekking around the beautiful countryside surrounding the lake. All pony treks are fully supervised so it is a brilliant adventure no matter what your experience

Lake Ullswater

Ullswater is said by many to be the most beautiful lake in the Lake District. It is the second longest lake in Cumbria measuring a length of seven and a half miles and a width of _ mile.

Rheged

Located just off the M6 J.40 between the northern lakes market town of Penrith and the village of Stainton, Rheged is a surprising building of architectural merit.

Gowbarrow Crag
Gowbarrow Crag

Just above Pooley Bridge and easily accessible from the roadside Gowbarrow is south facing and offers some really worthwhile climbs on the middle crag.

Aira Force

On the northern side of the lake, a short walk from the lake shore you can find one of the Lake District's most stunning and famous waterfalls.

Walking up Hallin Fell

To experience one of the best panoramic views of Lake Ullswater, you should hike up Hallin Fell which is situated mid way down the lake and is part of the well known `kink' in the length of the waters.

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

Read more things to do nearby

Availability selector

In:
Nights:
Start Date
Duration
Price
cottage-detail-pet-price-free cottage-detail-pet-price-payable
There is currently no availability for the options selected. Please modify your selection or contact us on 01228 599960.

Availability calendar

Available start date Unavailable