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At one end of a row of typically pretty cumbrian cottages, Nightingale Cottage is the perfect base for exploring everything that this wonderful region has to offer, whatever the time of year.
Step in through the front door and you're in a cosy open plan living area with access to the fully equipped modern kitchen. There's a wood burning stove and a comfy sofa to curl up on that's the perfect romantic spot on a chilly evening. Upstairs there's a charming bedroom with exposed beams and a modern shower room with a wash basin and WC, plus a heated towel rail for cosy comfort.
The pretty garden is laid to lawn and gravel and there are exceptional views over Blencathra and towards St Johns in the Vale. This is the perfect spot for enjoying a glass of wine or a local ale and watching one of the spectacular sunsets the Lake District is famed for. Nightingale Cottage also has off road parking for 1 car.
Threlkeld is a delightful Cumbrian village with an excellent pub, wonderful restaurant, coffee shop and post office, post office. The vibrant town of Keswick is just 4 miles away - enjoy an evening at the Theatre by the Lake or take a Derwentwater cruise. Keswick is packed with visitor attractions, bars, cafes, shops and restaurants, and the historic and lively market town of Penrith is just 15 miles away with its cinema and swimming pool. Ullswater, the most romantic of the lakes, is easily accessible and for a special occasion, why not book a meal at the renowned Sharrow Bay Hotel, home of the sticky toffee pudding
If you want to experience the South Lakes, take a drive over the scenic Kirkstone Pass towards Ambleside and Lake Windermere. Petrolheads will love the Lake District motor museum with its superb collection of vintage and classic cars, while the award-winning Aquarium of the Lakes and animal park will appeal to all ages. Head north from Threlkeld and visit the Cumbrian capital Carlisle with its historic castle and cathedral plus modern shopping centre, all a stone's throw from Hadrian's Wall.
With so much to explore right on the doorstep, Nightingale Cottage in Threlkeld is the ideal location for a romantic break at any time of the year.
One bedroom: 1 x double bedroom. 1 shower room with wash basin, WC and heated towel rail. Open plan living, dining and kitchen.
Amenities for Rental
Gas central heating plus wood burning stove Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge with ice box, TV, DVD, WiFi Gas and electricity included Bed linen and towels provided Sorry, no cot and highchair available Off road parking for 1 car adjacent to the rear of the cottage Summerhouse Private lawned garden adjacent to the rear of the house. 1 dog welcome Sorry, no smoking Shops 4 miles and pub 5 mins walk Keswick 4 miles. Initial supply of logs provided. N.B Rear garden is not completely enclosed and is accessed over a track to the rear of the house. No children.
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Listing Updated: 20/03/2021
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