Just south of Coniston Village and not too far from the Ship Inn lies much loved stone built cottage, within easy walking distance of the village, lake, pubs and footpaths to the fells.
This bright, welcoming cottage has been renovated for the new season, two superb bathrooms, new furniture and fully re-decorated for 2020. The light and spacious open plan kitchen diner is fully equipped for family groups and leads out onto a deck with lake views, perfect for relaxing after a long day on the hills.
The cosy living room has a log burner, comfy sofas and a new smart tv. The hot tub is lovely, tucked away in the garden. It's a great base for Coniston, walking distance to the village, near the Ship Inn and not far to Torver. The larger than average garden is terraced, on three levels, with a bbq area and runs down to a lawn with a beautiful stream.
Lovers of all things 'outdoor' will find comfort here. Footpaths & cycle ways are close by, going down to the lake for the Cumbrian Way, or into the fells towards The Old Man of Coniston and beyond. Netherbeck is the perfect base for families and friends looking to explore the local area.
Entrance into light airy hall with separate W.C. There's a cosy lounge with comfortable seating, wood burning stove, TV with Sky, DVD player and views towards the fell tops.
The spacious dining kitchen is well appointed with microwave, electric and gas range cooker, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine & tumble dryer. The spacious dining area extends out towards a lovely outdoor sun deck with dining furniture, perfect for summer dining.
Just off the kitchen there is also a handy, small porch to store walking boots and outdoor gear.
There are three comfortable bedrooms upstairs, each offering views either towards the fell tops or across to Coniston Water and the Grizedale hills beyond.
Bedroom 1 - king size four-poster bed and views over the fields and fells.
Bedroom 2 - king size bed (or twin 2'6" single beds) & en-suite shower room & W.C.
Bedroom 3 - double bed.
House bathroom with bath, shower & W.C.
The cottage has a lovely dining sundeck which offers fantastic views towards the lake and Grizedale Forest. Below is a large, terraced, garden with hot tub and a small beck flowing through it. A great sunny haven for children and grown-ups alike. There is also a shelter which can be used for bicycles & storage.
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, all electricity, Wi-Fi & bed linen, towels, initial logs bag of logs.
Available to hire
Travel cot, high chair.
You will have exclusive use of a hot tub for the duration of your stay. We aim to prepare all hot tubs ready for guest arrival, however for the benefit of all users we must comply with very high Health & Hygiene standards when servicing and maintaining our hot tubs. In the event of the hot tub needing a full service following a departure, we cannot guarantee the water in the hot tub will be hot enough for use the night of your arrival.
Drive parking for 2 cars.
Unrestricted parking on the road outside.
Public Transport 1/2 mile
Pub 700 yards
Shop 1/2 mile
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.