Bobbin Mill Cottage
Located at the southern end of the Lake District, Bobbin Mill is a large and nicely furnished holiday cottage with beautiful terraced gardens, a 10-minute walk from Lake Windermere. Bobbin Mill comprises a main house and separate 1st floor annexe, between them, sleeping 8 guests in 4 bedrooms.
- Sleeps 8
- Bedrooms 4
- Bathrooms 4
Located in the tranquil hamlet of Lakeside, this superb end-terrace slate cottage sits in a large garden plot which backs onto woodland and countryside, close to the tip of Lake Windermere and Newby Bridge in the Lake District.
Beautifully-presented throughout, with immaculate attention to detail, this cottage is ideally suited to friends and family wishing to enjoy time together in one of the most stunning areas of the Lake District.
Set over two floors, the main house has three bedrooms and bathrooms and a spacious open plan sitting room which has a woodburner housed in front of a slate wall.
There is a stunning quality kitchen with AGA, butcher’s sink, granite surfaces, marble floor and let’s not forget the wine chiller to keep your favourite tipple chilled to enjoy inside or out.
Also enjoy the delightful feature of the open wall contemporary window from the kitchen to the sitting room, allowing a view to the conservatory sitting area with French doors to the garden and beyond.
Open the French doors on to the wrap-around patio and enjoy the silence broken only by birdsong or step down into the garden and sit and listen to the relaxing sound of the babbling stream.
Across the garden is the studio perfect for extended family, friends or perhaps teenagers.
This accommodation provides an open plan kitchen and sitting room with TV, shower room and bedroom with views over the garden.
Just 10 minutes' walk away from this lovely property is the tip of Lake Windermere with the Lakeside Hotel with spa and restaurant, and where you can embark onto Lakeland cruises to Ambleside and Bowness.
Alternatively, take a trip on the Haverthwaite steam train and step back in time or visit the Lakeland Aquarium.
Just 15 minutes' away is Cartmel which houses race meetings during the summer months and is the smallest racecourse in the UK.
Cartmel is also the home to sticky toffee pudding and the ancient 12th century priory, and is also a gastro centre with the infamous L’Enclume restaurant.
Cyclists are also spoilt as close by is the Grizedale Forest with numerous bike tracks to suit all standards, as well as Go Ape.
Walking is also on your doorstep through woods to bore trees and High Dam and call in to Bobbin Mill, which is a fascinating mill and discover why your cottage has its name.
Finally at the end of the day, return to this glorious retreat to enjoy the peace of the garden or inside in front of the woodburner.
This is a special cottage in a delightful location, ideal for exploration and enjoyment all year round.
Main house. * Three bedrooms:
1 x ground floor double with TV and en-suite shower, basin and WC,
1 x double with TV,
1 x twin with day bed.
- Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC.
- Shower room with shower, basin and WC.
- Ground floor basin and WC.
- Kitchen with dining area.
- Sitting room with dining area and woodburner through to conservatory.
Studio above garage. (All first floor). * One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. * Open plan kitchen with breakfast bar and sitting area.
MAIN HOUSE * Gas central heating with woodburner * Electric AGA with 2 x oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, wine chiller, washing machine, dishwasher * 3 x TVs (one with Sky and two with Amazon firestick), DVD, WiFi * Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent * Bed linen and towels inc. in rent * Highchair
STUDIO ABOVE GARAGE * Electric storage heaters * Microwave, fridge, TV with Sky, WiFi * Fuel and power inc. in rent * Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
BOTH MAIN HOUSE AND STUDIO * Ample off road parking * Bike/boat storage * Private enclosed garden with terrace, patio, stream and furniture * Table football in garage
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 2 miles, pub/restaurant 10 mins walk
Stream in garden, children must be supervised at all times
There are several steps in the garden between the various levels of patio and terrace, as well as a fenced drop, and there are five steps to the front door from the parking area, care should be taken
Mobile phone reception can be limited
There are sloping ceilings in both the main house and studio with some restricted height, especially in the studio bedroom
The studio has a separate entrance up a flight of stairs
The oven and hob in the studio have been disconnected and therefore can't be used
The AGA and woodburner can get very hot, children must be prevented from touching them.