Self Catering in Cumbria - Hawkshead

Areas: Lake District

Hawkshead Travel and Heritage Information


Hilltop, Hawkshead, Cumbria
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Sykes Cottages

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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £610.00 - 1328.00

A quaint cottage set amongst woodland on the Graythwaite Estate near Hawkshead in Cumbria, sleeping four people in two bedrooms.

Hilltop is an attractive, detached cottage set amongst beautiful woodlands on the Graythwaite Estate in the Lake District National Park. With two bedrooms consisting of one king-size double and one twin, the cottage can sleep four people. There's also a bathroom, a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with open fire. Outside, there is off road parking for two cars plus a patio garden and 5000 acres of estate grounds to explore with a 2.5-acre fishing lake, a children's play area, an indoor swimming pool and a fitness suite. Hilltop is a beautiful holiday home with excellent facilities for your Lake District break.


Once again, a wonderful week. I love the cottage, location and area. It is truly a beautiful place to come to, I always go home feeling totally relaxed.
Mrs Adams

The cottage offers peace and quiet. It is a wonderful cottage, set in a wonderful spot. Total relaxation.
Mrs Adams

It was peaceful and well located for Lake Windermere and many walks. Loved the use of the pool too, just perfect. Will be returning.
Mrs Ingle

Services / Facilities:

Oil central heating with open fire. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Kindling available 4/bag, coal available 8/bag. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Patio with furniture. Shared use of estate grounds and facilities 3 miles away inc. indoor heated swimming pool, table tennis room, children's play area, fitness suite and 2.5-acre trout fishing lake. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 4.3 miles, pub 1.5 miles. Note: Fitness suite charged at 20/guest/week (15 for short breaks), payable on site. Note: Pool open 8.45am 7.30pm daily with shower, 2 x WC and limited changing facilities. Note: Licence required for fishing, equipment can be hired locally, fishing FOC unless catch is made, then small fee applicable.

Changeover Day


Double Beds: 1
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Graythwaite Hall Garden - 1.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts House - 1.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Hill Top - 1.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Grizedale Forest Park - 2.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Stott Park Bobbin Mill - 3.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Hawkshead Grammar School - 3.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Beatrix Potter Gallery - 3.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Fell Foot Park - 3.9 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Hawkshead Old Courthouse - 4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Brantwood - 4.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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