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Letterbox Cottage

wood burning stove and under floor heating

  • Sleeps 4
  • No Pets
  • Underfloor heating and wood-burning stove
  • Small outdoor seating area
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Village Shop 5 yds / Restaurant 100 yds / Pub 120 yds - Hawkshead 3.5 miles / Windermere 5 miles via ferry
    High level of attention has been given to furnishing this cosy cottage, with its underfloor heating and wood-burning stove, right in the heart of Beatrix Potter land.

    Read previous guests reviews and see more photographs of Letterbox Cottage

    High Cross

    hawkshead cottage

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 dogs allowed in the enclosed outdoor area
  • 1 acre of garden and woodland with furniture and amazing views *see owners note below
  • Cot and Highchair available
  • Wi-Fi
  • Multi-fuel stove (fuel avail locally)
  • Pubs / shops / restaurants 0.5 miles

    * Owners Note: There are significant drops in the grounds of the property

    Check availability and see further photographs of High Cross.


    Breasty Haw, Satterthwaite - Nr. Hawkshead

    Hawkshead Cottage Sleeps 8 Games Room

  • Sleeps 6 - 8
  • No smoking
  • Pets welcome
  • Wood burning Stove
  • Whirlpool Bath
  • Boot / drying room
  • TV + Sky & Games Console
  • Large mature woodland garden
  • Additional Barn/Games Room with Beer Fridge & Bar Football
  • Restaurant & Pub 1.5 miles / Hawkshead village 4 miles

    There are fine views from this traditional Lakeland house, with cycling and walks right from the door. In addition to the well equipped cottage, an external Games Room in the grounds with a Beer Fridge, darts board and Bar Football.

    Check availability and read more about Breasty Haw


    Outgate - Hawkshead

    Just a few miles from the honeypot village of Hawkshead and close to Ambleside lies the traditional Cumbrian hamlet of Outgate, with its 18th century pub The Outgate Inn

    Peacock Cottage

    cottages near hawkshead

  • Sleeps 6 (can be booked with The Hayloft - see next entry)
  • No pets
  • Open fire (fuel not included)
  • Sauna available for guests use
  • French doors to enclosed patio garden
  • Wi-Fi
  • The Outgate Inn serving bar meals is 100 yards
  • Hawkshead Shops / Restaurants / Pubs 4 miles
    Aptly named due to the fabulous topiary peacock which can be seen in the photograph to the left of the collage above. For larger parties, there is also the opportunity to book The Hayloft which is a one bedroomed studio in grounds adjacent to Peacock Cottage.

    See further photographs and check availability of Peacock Cottage

    The Hayloft

    studio sleeps 2 lake district

    This studio is in the grounds adjacent to Peacock Cottage (details above) allowing opportunity for extended families or friends to holiday together but with separate accommodation.

    The studio has been finished to a very high standard and would also provide very affordable self-catering accommodation for 2. The Hayloft is just a 100 yards from The Outgate Inn, a traditional lakeland pub serving bar snacks. There is parking for one car, note: no pets are allowed.

    Full details of The Hayloft and availability and pricing can be found here

    Fairy Glen Cottage

    holiday cottage lake district Lake District Cottage with garden dogs welcome

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Open fire
  • Gardens to front and rear with ponds
  • Garden furniture
  • Not recommended for children under 5 due to ponds on property
  • Shops / Pubs / Restaurants 4 miles

    Here at Discover Cumbria we try to bring you the best of the cottages that we find in Cumbria. We just had to include Fairy Glen Cottage with its wonderful garden just perfect for relaxing and dreaming. Surrounded by the wonderful Grizedale forest this cottage is quite the rural retreat and in a a lovely location to explore if you can tear yourself away from looking for fairies! The small village of Satterthwaite is just a couple of miles away, or four miles to the popular larger village of Hawkshead bursting with great pubs cafes and specialty shops.



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