Property code: SZ162
An impressive, ‘arts and crafts’ country home, surrounded by extensive, fairy-tale gardens and in an ideal location for fell walking, cycling and other outdoor activities.
Retreat with your nearest and dearest or your group of special friends to this magnificent country abode near Patterdale in the Lake District. Dating back to Edwardian times, the enchanting stone mansion sits in 3 acres of magical, woodland gardens, with spectacular mountain views, and could be the perfect backdrop to your celebratory trip. Sleeping ten people across five bedrooms, the imposing house offers extensive space inside and makes an exceptional base for trips out to Lakeland beauty spots and long country walks. Stroll approximately 1 mile down to Ullswater to pick up the 20-mile route around the lake. Board a steamboat at Glenridding, 1.5 miles away, for a fun group trip together out on the water.
Let yourselves in through the great wooden door and find yourselves ‘wowed’ with the immense character of this period home. Head from the striking hall into the lounge to light an open fire in the magnificent fireplace and simply soak up the ambience of this incredible Arts and Crafts property. Choose a film to watch together on the Smart TV, which has a DVD player, challenge each other to a round of charades or enjoy a few moments with your book. Members of your party might also like to make their way into the snug/dining room, where they can fire up the wood burner and play cards at the table. Dine together in splendour in here or through in the breakfast room, where there is another wood burner. Prepare your delicious meals in the large kitchen, which is generously fitted with every appliance you might require. Find you also have a utility room, boot and drying room and WC downstairs. Make your way up the handsome, wooden staircase to discover your beautiful bedrooms. Choose between three king-size bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom, with roll-top bath, a twin room and a double bedroom, with an en-suite shower room. There are also two family bathrooms here. Spill out into the gardens on glorious spring and summer days, keeping an eye on any children as the grounds are not completely enclosed. Fire up the BBQ in the evening and sit outside discussing your day over a glass of wine. Find there is parking for seven cars.