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The Delft Suite

Hawkshead, Hawkshead/Coniston

Ref: 3048

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Changeover: Saturday


If you are looking for a romantic hideaway for that first or second honeymoon, or simply a place in which to relax and recharge your batteries this could be the place for you. The Delft Suite is a delightful studio apartment offering ground floor accommodation to a couple looking for a holiday retreat in one of the most picturesque areas of the Lake District.

The property is formed from part of a Victorian Gentleman's residence dating back to 1861 and enjoys beautiful south facing views down the valley to Lake Windermere. Beatrix Potter's fascinating home and museum is just about a mile away and she took her inspiration from the countryside all around. With easy rambles along country lanes, good pubs, lake cruises and many interesting places to visit this will be a popular holiday venue in which to enjoy this beautiful area.

Accommodation: The Delft Suite is one of six tastefully appointed apartments in Sawrey Knotts, an impressive building which retains the atmosphere of a country house. The main front door takes you into a spacious panelled hallway with the entrance to the Delft Suite on the right. The main living room is open plan with comfy seating to the front and into the bay window, a central dining area and the king sized double bed to the rear. There is ample storage space for your personal items and a feature fireplace with open fire to keep you cosy (Freeview TV, DVD). Newly fitted separate kitchen. New bathroom (bath, shower, basin and wc).

Furnishings are attractive and comfortable, reflecting the style of the property - an eclectic mix of antique pieces with modern comforts and toning colours. Original oak floor with rugs.  Coin operated laundry on site.

Outside: Guests will enjoy the three acres of shared grounds with footpaths, benches and tables; a footpath leads down to the nearby pub for bar meals etc. and the Tower Bank Arms is also within walking distance. Parking for one car.  loal bus route passes end of driveway.  Hawkshead village 3 miles.

Note: Free wireless broadband access in main building hallway.

Sorry no pets * non-smokers only * duvet/bed made up for arrival * electric cooker and hob * microwave * dishwasher * fridge/freezer * oil central heating * oil and electricity included * logs for open fire available locally * parking for one car * travel cot and high chair available - please order * towels available - please order.



  • Grnd Flr/One Lvl
  • Shortbreaks
  • Travel cot available to order
  • High chair available to order
  • Sorry no pets
  • Payphone
  • Fuel for fire available locally
  • Views
  • Outside Space
  • Leisure Club
  • Parking
  • Rural
  • Log burner or fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Walk to pub
  • Burnside Spa and Leisure Club
  • Non Smoking
  • Duvets/beds made up for arrival
  • Towels available to order
  • Utilities included
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Electric hob
  • Electric fan oven
  • Oil central heating
  • Freeview/freesat
  • TV
  • DVD

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