Chosen by The Guardian Newspaper as a great place to experience Christmas and enjoy a winter holiday, Letterbox Cottage is the perfect location all year round! Set in the absolute heart of Beatrix Potter country, within less than three miles to Hawkshead and one mile to Lake Windermere and the ferry, this delightful country Lakeland cottage is perfectly placed for an enjoyable holiday. The cottage is furnished with a cosy country charm, and includes an open fire, wooden beams and peaceful views over the surrounding countryside. There are well known country pubs close by and the small rural village store (seasonal) caters for everything you forgot to pack. The friendly local milkman also provides milk and a wide range of supplies (daily).
Ground Floor: This spacious yet cosy three storey cottage has underfloor heating on the ground floor, and on the upper levels electric thermostatic radiators, and an immersion heater for hot water. The added bonus is a real log/coal fire in the living room, that works a traditional back boiler, if you wish.
Kitchen/dining area: With underfloor heating, a spacious, well equipped country style kitchen/dining area, with large oak dining table, electric range cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher.
Lounge: Upstairs, but also at ground level is a large lounge with big comfortable sofas, an open fire, TV and DVD player.
First Floor: Bedroom 1: Cosy double bedroom with quality, colour co-ordinated linens, cushions and throws.
Bedroom 2: Cosy bunk room with quality, colour co-ordinated linens, cushions and throws.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
All electric and bed linen included. Cot and high chair available. Owner is now offering a complimentary "Complimentary Winter Welcome Pack from beginning of October to the end of March of logs, kindling and coal. Please bring your own towels. Outside there is a small patio area with a garden bench. There is a private/dedicated parking space at the end of the cottage for up to two vehicles. This is clearly marked as private parking for Letterbox Cottage.