Lake District Self Catering cottage, Thirty Blencathra Street, Keswick, sleeps 8
Areas: Lake District
Keswick Travel and Heritage Information
01244 352 197
Sleeps a maximum of: 8
Pricing From: £965.00
Traditional three storey Victorian terrace house. Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms.
Thirty Blencathra Street is a traditional Victorian terrace located only a stone's throw from the bustling streets of Keswick's town centre.The ownerâs attention to detail and quality is evident throughout, and it makes the perfect base for getaways with family and friends.Through the front door is a small porch with storage for walking boots and coats.
Beyond an original glazed door is the hall leading to the open plan dining room, a beautiful room featuring a large specially commissioned solid wood dining table with long benches; perfect for a big group breakfast or dinner.With a wood burner sat in a lovely exposed brick and Lakeland slate surround it also makes a great space to spend the evenings together.A French door onto the courtyard garden opens up the living space when the weather permits.
To the rear of the property is a well-equipped kitchen with luxury stone effect floors and washed wood counter tops, including a full complement of integrated, you have all you need to cook up a feast in a spacious environment.A small breakfast bar is built in at the end of the work units which would make a great place for a breakfast buffet or a sociable glass of wine whilst preparing meals.There is a small enclosed courtyard garden accessible both from the kitchen and dining room with outdoor seating and a small garage with secure, lockable storage for bikes and other outdoor equipment.
There are also washing facilities for muddy paws, bikes and boots in the garage. A lovely light and airy bedroom is situated on the ground floor with a period feature fireplace which can be set as a twin or super king-size bed.Upstairs to the first floor are 2 shared bathrooms.
One has a large shower with basin and WC.The other a freestanding contemporary bath, double shower, basin and WC.A small first floor utility room houses the washing machine and tumble dryer, tucked out of the way to avoid any noise.
Still on the first floor but up 4 steps from the landing is bedroom two with zip and link beds providing twin flexibility or a spacious super king size double.On this floor you will also find the light and spacious living room situated at the front of the house to take advantage of the spectacular views of Skiddaw and the surrounding fells.On the top floor there is one double bedroom featuring a large double bed and a beautiful suite with en-suite shower room.
This lovely room has two windows and enjoys fabulous views of Skiddaw. A sofa-bed and seating area with a smart TV and an Xbox 360, makes the room very comfortable, and a fabulous space to get away from it all; ideal for children and teenagers. Still on the top floor is bedroom 4 with zip and link beds providing twin flexibility or a spacious super king size double.
Keswick is one of the Lake District's most popular destinations.This friendly town hosts the very popular twice weekly market that has recently won the coveted ÂBest Outdoor MarketÂ in the Great British Market Awards.The town also offers a fantastic array of shops offering everything from craft bakeries and local produce, antiques, crafts and much, much more.
If you are looking for somewhere to eat and drink, a week just won't be long enough to sample the great range of pubs, restaurants, bistros, cafes and wine bars!For a great evening out why not visit the 100-year-old Alhambra offering first class cinema entertainment in traditional surroundings or enjoy an evening at 'the most beautiful and friendly theatre in Britain', the 400 seat Theatre By The Lake on the shores of Derwentwater. Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of GBP200.
Gas central heating with 2 woodburning stoves
Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, slow cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Sky Movies, DVD player, WiFi
Fuel and power inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Cot and highchair available
Garage storage for bikes and outdoor gear
Small enclosed courtyard with patio
Two well-behaved dogs welcome
Two dog crates available
On street parking
Sorry, no smoking
Pub 1 min walk
Shop 2 min
Please note that during the months of June, July and August, this property welcomes 7-night stays starting from a Friday only
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Keswick area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Keswick Museum - 0.2 miles (Museum)
Derwent Island House - 0.5 miles (Historic Building)
Crosthwaite, St Kentigern's Church - 1 miles (Historic Church)
Castlerigg - 1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Derwentwater - 2.2 miles (Countryside)
Dodd Wood - 2.8 miles (Countryside)
Lodore Falls Waterfall - 2.9 miles (Countryside)
Mirehouse - 3.7 miles (Historic House)
St Begas, Bassenthwaite - 4 miles (Historic Church)
Whinlatter Pass - 4.1 miles (Countryside)
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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.
UK Self Catering
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