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Central historic cottage with connections to the poet William Wordsworth.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Hawkshead, Nr Ambleside, Cumbria, Lake District, UK - Quiet central village location close to the amenities of Hawkshead. Pets Welcome.

Our 16th / 17th century cottage sits in a quiet corner just off the village centre.

Downstairs consists of a newly fitted modern kitchen with the following facilities:

Washer/Drier Combo

Integrated fridge/freezer

Slimline dishwashers

Electric hob, grill and oven.

Immersion switch to boost the hot water @ no extra cost.

Central heating controlled by a time set clock.

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Open plan living room / dining room with open fire, fuel provided.

Bathroom with full sized bath with over the bath shower.

The cottage also has a flat screen TV with intergrated 18 channel freeview TV.

24/7 unlimited broadband internet is now available at no extra cost

For the budding pianist there is an upright recently tuned piano to play.

Parking for two vehicles is available on the cottage front @ no extra charge.

More Details

Johnny Walton
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
July 15, 2017


Hawkshead Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Groundfloor bathroom with full sized bath with over the bath shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Wordsworth - 1 double
    Ruskin Bedroom - 1 double
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Two double bedrooms, extra single bed on landing. Notes on bedrooms: The cottage consists of two first floor double bedrooms with an extra single bed space on the large landing, total sleeping space for 4 / 5 people. The bathroom / shower room is located on the ground floor.
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Bookings will be confirmed upon receipt of a NON-REFUNDABLE deposit in the amount of one third of the total cost. We recommend individuals make arrangements for personal travel insurance to cover financial losses in the event of a cancellation as deposits are non-refundable. Our self catering cottage is possibly the only cottage advertised under the heading of Hawkshead that is in the village of Hawkshead. Outside: Coal and logs are stored on the front of the cottage, there is ample parking available for up to two cars. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and tea-towels are not provided unless requested, bed linen can be hired @ £10.00 / week. The cottage is cleaned prior to your arrival and again on the day of departure.


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Central historic cottage with connections to the poet William Wordsworth.
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews


  • 4 of 5

Loved our stay here,very old fashioned,parking a bit tight,very central location,would stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Kings Arms, Hawkshead
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Car: recommended


There is a frequent local bus service in the Summer months, a reduced level of service is offered in the Winter.


Coniston and Ambleside approx. 4-5 miles away, Tarn Hows one of a variety of local beauty spots 2.5 miles. Every road leads to an area of fantastic natural beauty.

Further Details:

Mountain biking heaven, complimentary fishing permits for numerous waters in the Lake District, walking / hiking delight, all on the doorstep.

Four pubs in the village all serving a great variety of cuisine plus numerous shops and tea rooms.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $13.25

Booking Notes:
To reserve accommodation please make contact via either email or direct dial to 015394 36405 or my mobile (Johnny Walton) 07816 411151 if the answer machine kicks in please leave a message, I will respond to your message. A non-refundable deposit in the amount of one third of the total charge is payable at the time of making a reservation with the balance payable four weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
The cottage changeover day is Saturday, the cottage is bookable by the week Saturday - Saturday.

Notes on prices:
Pets are welcome @ a charge of £10.00 per week, please mention pets @ the time of making your reservation, thank you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.