One of the best places to be based in Coniston is along Lake Road, ideally located for pubs and restaurants in the village and within easy walking to the Lake and surrounding Coniston fells.
Clemmies Cottage is a modern single storey cottage on a quiet cul-de-sac. Being so central means there's plenty of easy access to the surrounding fells and mountains nearby, the delights of Grizedale Forest and The Old Man of Coniston are only a short walk away making the property ideal for walkers, mountain bikers and boat enthusiasts or for those who simply want to relax and unwind.
Beautifully appointed this cosy & inviting cottage is a real 'home from home'. Once visited, never forgotten. In essence Clemmies Cottage is ideal for holidays across the generations - couples, grandparents, parents and children alike.
Light and bright entrance hallway which forks off into the various inviting rooms.
Comfortable sitting & dining room with large comfy sofas, colour TV, DVD & CD players & log fire. The sitting room also has a good selection of games, DVD's and a wide selection of books on local walks. The dining room enjoys French doors which open out onto the private garden with views of Coniston Old Man & the Yewdale Fells.
From the sitting and dining area access is available into the country kitchen, modern and bright this well-appointed room enjoys electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave dishwasher & washing machine.
Bedroom 1 - double with en suite shower room.
Bedroom 2 - king size bed (or two 2'6" single beds) with en suite shower room.
Bedroom 3 - king size bed (or two 2'6" single beds) with en suite (Jack and Jill) bathroom.
Attractive front garden and secluded beautiful rear garden, with garden furniture and fell views.
Use of the small secure garage, perfect for storing your mountain bikes and the like, and it comes with the benefit of a hot and cold bike/dog wash just inside the garage doors.
Travelling with a dog?
We can offer free use of a 1 acre enclosed field in Coniston village, perfect for off the lead running, walking, training and playing. Use by arrangement only. Please contact the office for availability.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels & an initial bag of logs for the fire
Available to hire
Travel cots & high chair.
Driveway parking for 2 cars or a car and boat trailer.
Public Transport 700 yards
Pub 700 yards
Shop 700 yards
Ramp available in garage for wheelchair access to the front door.
Coniston is an excellent centre for outdoor enthusiasts, with some superb climbing, walking, water sports, fishing and cycling to be had all year round.
For cycling enthusiasts there are some fantastic trails to be found in the area and the delights of Grizedale Forest are only a short ride away. For runners of all abilities the Lakeland Trail series visits Coniston yearly offering 5k, 10k, marathon and half marathon options. A favourite events amongst visitors and locals is the annual Coniston 14, 13.9 miles of scenic beauty as runners of all ages lap Coniston Water. For endurance athletes the Montane Lakeland 100 & Lakeland 50 events depart from Coniston each July and a whole host of water sports can be enjoyed down at the boating centre. Lastly for those who come to walk the area, no trip to Coniston would be complete without a climb up the Old Man of Coniston.
However for those who like to keep their feet firmly on the ground there's The Ruskin Museum, which depicts the fascinating history of the area including the famous water speed record attempt of Donald Campbell and on the eastern shores of the lake lies Brantwood the Victorian home of philosopher John Ruskin, where regular events and art courses are held. Should you just wish to relax during your time here then the tremendous landscape of cascading waterfalls, streams, lakes and mountains should help you switch off from modern life. Delights such as Tarn Hows and Grizedale Forest are nearby and prove to be ever popular with visitors of all ages.
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About Coniston Village
In the heart of the English Lake District lies the historical copper mining village of Coniston. Perfectly positioned alongside Coniston Water and below the majestic Coniston Fells, of which Coniston Old Man, 2635ft, is the most famous.
We have the largest collection of accommodation in the Coniston area, so we are sure we can help you find your perfect Coniston cottage.