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Sleeps 4. 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Very Popular Traditional Stone Lakeland Cottage

Overview

Property

Updated: 15-Nov-2016
Cottage in Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Easy Access To Fells To Suit All Walkers. Close To Lake, Public Transport, Pubs, Shops And Gallery

A traditional 'picture postcard'. This enchanting Lakeland stone built cottage on a magical setting overlooking Grasmere Green has been award a 4 Star rating by VisitBritain. Becksteps Cottage is close to all the village amenities including pubs, restaurants, shops, art galleries, garden centres and bus services to Keswick and Windermere. The Co-op store only 2 minutes walk away is very well stocked and open 15 hours 7 days per week. No need to bring anything but we provide a freezer and 2 fridges. Grasmere is the heart of the Lake District and central for walking in all directions and for all abilities. A car park pass is provided for the Wordsworth Hotel (approximately 150 metres away). Becksteps Cottage is so central it is practical to park when you arrive and not need the car again until you leave. There is time restricted parking directly outside the cottage. Broadband and WiFi are installed. Satellite television in lounge and bedrooms with over 150 channels.This cottage has proven to be very popular and many visitors return year after year. You will not be disappointed.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

Maurice and Dot Denham. We are owners who wish to please.

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Location

Activity and Interests

Distances:

5 miles from Ambleside. 12 miles to Keswick, 10 miles to Windemere.

Further Details:

Becksteps Cottage holds a sought-after location at the heart of Grasmere village, world-renowed for the inspiring surroundings that moved William Wordsworth to write his best-loved poetry. The village is popular yet peaceful, full of character and bursting with spellbinding history. Visit Dove Cottage, Wordsworth's home, explore acclaimed watercolour galleries and visit the world-famous Grasmere Gingerbread Shop for a step back in time. Stocking up is easy at Booths supermarket (Keswick / Windermere).

Walks nearby include easy routes surrounding Grasmere and Rydal Water, or more challenging routes on Fairfield, Silver How, Helm Crag and Loughrigg. A popular starting point for Helvellyn is only a short drive away at Thirlmere.

Public transport very close to Keswick and northern Lakes. Also to Ambleside, Windermere, owness, Kendal and Lancaster to the south.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
20
29 Oct 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
21
22 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£745
for 7 nights
£745
 
 
Rate 5
5 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Rate 6
11 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Rate 7
18 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
14
25 Feb 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Rate 8
4 Mar 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
13
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
Rate 4
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Rate 9
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
Rate 10
3 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£625
for 7 nights
£625
 
 
Rate 11
15 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
1
26 Aug 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£625
for 7 nights
£625
 
 
2
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
3
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
12
21 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£745
for 7 nights
£745
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner. Telephone 01325 374278 or 07774 116 962 or email to Morsedenham@aol.com to confirm availability. You will be asked to send a further email simply to establish a contact address. We will then refer you to web site www.lakedistrictcottages.me.uk where you can download a Booking Form. We can post or email form if required. Form is to be returned together with an initial £100 or the full amount plus £50 parking permit deposit if within 56 days. All correspondence acknowledged.

Changeover Day:
The change over day is Saturday. Arrival time after 4pm and departure time 10am. Between November and March ( excluding Christmas, New Year, Easter and half term we are happy to take short breaks. Minimum 3 nights starting or ending on a Saturday.

Notes on prices:
We edit our web site daily and whilst it is likely to be correct there is always the chance that our letting agents may have taken a booking in since the last edit.
PLEASE NOTE. If availability is showing for 'next' or an imminent week we will be prepared to discuss a SPECIAL RATE........we will not be offended!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • lake
  • village

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • The recently refurbished shower rooms both have powerful showers, are fully tiled walls with tiled floors. They both have heated towel rails. WC and wash hand basins in traditional styles. Venetian blind to house bathroom window. Automatic extractor fans.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms. One with King size and other bedroom with full size twin beds. Both bedrooms have televisions-with satellite channels . Main bedroom with en-suite shower room. Second bedroom has house shower room adjoining. Both bedrooms have views over fells to the west and east.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Outside: At the rear of the cottage is a patio area with table and chairs for morning coffee or pre dinner drinks. There are 2 outhouses . One for winter fuel and the second houses the freezer and tumble drier. It is secure for bikes. At the front of the house is the village green with an abundance of public benches to sit and watch the world go by. Utility Room: Useful under stairs storage space /cupboard for luggage, boots coats and other small items. Storage space for solid fuel for open fire in lounge. Storage for children games. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: High quality bed linen and towels and bath mats are provided. The beds are made up with duvets for your arrival. Basic cleaning materials are supplied. The Cottage is cleaned prior to your arrival and after your departure. Bed linen changed after 7 days. Other: Fully carpeted traditional double twist stair leads off lounge from behind original batten door onto fully carpeted upper landing with Laura Ashley decor and chandelier light fittings throughout. Bedrooms and house shower/WC are off this corridor.

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