Perfect if you love period features and the comfort of luxury living, set in a great location for exploring the Lake District, the shore of Lake Windermere and beautiful beaches of the western coast.
This romantic cottage is perfectly situated in the middle of Bouth village, is an idyllic retreat for couples who want to relax and enjoy this bespoke and lovingly restored property as well as those who are looking for adventure.With a range of outdoor pursuits from watersports on Lake Windermere, to hiking in the mountains, climbing, canyoning and ghyll scrambling. For visitors who want to enjoy the area’s unique landscape from a more leisurely perspective, there are many scenic walks to be enjoyed, as well as cruises on the lake, or perhaps a ride on a steam train and stopping for lunch at Ambleside or Bowness. There are many properties in the area, such as Hill Top, former home to Beatrix Potter, and Dove Cottage where William Wordsworth once lived, or visit Bouth with vintage farm tea room serving its own homemade dairy ice cream.
The architect-designed interior of this cottage has been exquisitely restored in the most beautiful quirky and contemporary style. The original fireplace, beams, and floor boards have been exposed and walls restored using traditional lime plaster. Solid oak handmade interior doors with beautiful ironmongery and a stunning white birch staircase have been added. Downstairs is a light and airy open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, with rear access to a fabulous patio, where you can catch the sun for an alfresco breakfast and dine till late in the evening in the warmth of the sunset. The lounge area with comfy luxurious sofas, stone flooring and wood burner is the perfect spot for cosy relaxation after a long day. The dining area has a solid oak table with bench seating for four to enjoy a meal together, and the light kitchen offers everything you will need to prepare your favourite meals, and includes an electronic oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and washing machine. On the first floor, where the original A-frame beams are exposed to the apex of the roof, there is a spacious master bedroom with a king-size bed and a large, beautifully tiled shower and WC en-suite. There is also a second equally lovely en-suite WC.
Outside the property is a private, raised patio with garden furniture, enclosed wildflower garden and shed for storing bikes. There is parking next to the property, with an electric car charging option, and space for two cars.