Carefully renovated to a very high standard Bowman Cottage is sure to please. Perfectly situated in a quiet residential area close to the centre of Ambleside it is ideal for a holiday at any time of the year. With all the village facilities close to hand you can enjoy the interesting local shops, excellent pubs, cafes, restaurants, cinemas and various activities just a short stroll away. Easy level walk to Waterhead for cruises on England's largest lake, Windermere. With walks from the door for all ages and abilities there is hardly any need to use the car during your stay.
Accommodation: Front door entrance via a couple of steps into the entrance hall (hanging space for your outdoor gear). There are two reception rooms; a very comfortable snug to the front of the house with flat screen TV, freeview, DVD, Bluetooth sound system, free wi-fi and ornamental fireplace. Separate family/dining room with log burner, comfy sofa, wall mounted TV with freeview, DVD and Bluetooth sound system. This opens into a well-equipped galley kitchen with a boot drying cupboard. Back door to rear patio. The house is on three floors. The master bedroom on the first floor has a double bed, flat screen TV, radio/cd player. Two fully tiled bathrooms with underfloor heating, one with roll top bath, hand held shower, basin and wc. and the other with walk-through overhead shower, basin and wc. On the top floor are two further bedrooms - one double and one twin, both with pleasant views of the fells over rooftops.
The cottage is painted throughout in subtle Farrow and Ball colours which create a welcoming and sophisticated ambience. Furnishings throughout are comfortable and thoughtfully chosen. Fitted carpets to snug, stairs and all bedrooms, stripped oak flooring to hall and dining room. Views from most main windows take in the immediate area with views to the fells beyond.
Outside: Flagged areas front and back catch the light at both ends of the day. Enclosed rear patio with garden table and chairs. Secure bike shed. Parking permits provided for two cars - 1 residents permit for on street parking and one SLDC permit for the local car parks. Ambleside centre approx 200 yards.
Sorry no pets * duvets with beds made up/ towels included * gas hob/electric oven * microwave * dishwasher * fridge * freezer * washing machine * dryer * gas central heating and hot water * free wi-fi * travel cot and high chair to order * local shops etc / village amenities 200yds * 1 residents' parking permit plus one SLDC parking permit supplied * logs for open fire available locally
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