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Gable End

Braithwaite, Keswick/North Lakes

Ref: 4091

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Changeover: Saturday


Right in the heart of Braithwaite this quaint cottage (newly renovated in 2015) offers an ideal destination for all walkers and holidaymakers seeking a tranquil, modern, yet cosy cottage in the lakes. Explore plenty of walks from the door including Braithwaite village which has three pubs and village shop and paths beyond to Whinlatter or to Thornthwaite village, which has a coffee shop and Gallery. To the north side of the valley you could walk to the high peaks of Skiddaw or take a neighbouring path into Portinscale where a ramble to Derwentwater would lead you to a local jetty for a cruise on the lake. Guests will enjoy the peace and tranquillity that Gable End has to offer, while taking in the beautiful location of Braithwaite.

Accommodation: On entering the property the glass banister leading upstairs, creates an open feel in the lounge, (Blu-Ray, TV,  which is a smart flat screen  43", flame effect gas fire, Wi-Fi) with comfy seating for four and  neutral decor throughout. Through to the good sized modern kitchen leading to an area for coats and boots. 

Upstairs, two bedrooms - the master bedroom with a king-sized bed and en-suite (WC and basin), and the second smaller bedroom has bunks and is just right for two children sharing. Bathroom with shower over bath, WC and basin.

Outside: The front door is entered off street. Park to unload outside the cottage, then use the designated parking space (approx. 15yds from the cottage). Garden next to parking area with seating.  Shed for bike storage. The local village shop is just over the bridge where you can stock up with basics. Main shopping can be found in Keswick where you will also find lake cruises, a cinema, live theatre, weekly markets and seasonal festivals.

Sorry no pets * non-smoking * duvets/beds made up for arrival * gas fire * Wi-Fi * all fuel included * electric cooker and hob * fridge/ freezer * auto washer/dryer * village centre * please note this property is on a Saturday changeover *  high chair available - please order * towels available please order.


  • Shortbreaks
  • Travel cot available to order
  • High chair available to order
  • CD player
  • Leisure Club
  • Parking
  • Log burner or fire
  • Short stroll to village and lake
  • Keswick Leisure Pool
  • Quiet location
  • Patio or Balcony
  • Wi-Fi
  • Semi-rural
  • Low occupancy tariff for 2
  • Walk to pub
  • Non Smoking
  • Duvets/beds made up for arrival
  • Towels available to order
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Gas central heating
  • Freeview/freesat
  • TV
  • DVD
  • Shower over bath
  • Garden furniture
  • Shop within 1 mile

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Property Reviews

Extremely nice cottage and location-superb!Mr Lucas
Delightful property in great location.Mrs Tate