Rose Bank Cottage | Coniston

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet friendly property
  • Number of pets: 2
  • Mountain view
  • Countryside view
  • Lake view
  • Log fire
  • Wi-fi
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Public transport within 1 mile

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Rose Bank Cottage is one of a row of pretty terraced cottages built around 1820. The cottage is well positioned not only for village amenities, and fell and footpath access, but also for breath-taking views across to Coniston Water.

Ideally situated, the cottage enjoys fantastic views from both the cottage garden, sitting room and master bedroom which all look out over the village and towards Coniston Water and the rolling Grizedale hills beyond.

In essence Rose Bank is ideal for two couples or a small family looking to explore the local area.

Ground floor
A shared porch provides access to the front door and then on into open plan living area.

The sitting room is warm and inviting with a brick and marble open fireplace which faces the comfortable sofa and chairs, and the original stone floor is rug covered. A window seat provides a great vantage point for taking in the view, there's also a TV, DVD & CD player should you ever get bored of admiring that view!

The dining kitchen to the rear is well equipped with electric hob & oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave & washer/dryer.

First floor
Upstairs the front double room has stunning views across to the lake and the rolling green hills beyond. The back bedroom can be either a double or twin, and both rooms are en suite.

Bedroom 1 - double bed & en-suite shower room & WC and lake views.
Bedroom 2 - king size bed (or twin 2'6" single beds) & en-suite bathroom with shower & WC.

Outside
Across from the cottage over the narrow lane, there is a traitional terraced garden with steps down enjoying garden furniture and seasonal shrubs. Watch the sun rise with an early morning coffee and see the evening shadows chase across the vale.

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.

Facilities included
Gas central heating, initial logs for open fire, electricity, Wi-Fi, bed linen & towels

Available to hire
Travel cot & high chair.

Parking
Parking for 1 car opposite the cottage.

Property Notes
The lane to the cottage is steep, twisty & narrow! Please drive carefully.

The owners of Rose Bank Cottage also own and let 2 cottages in the Yorkshire Dales - for more information on Grisedale Cottages, Garsdale, Nr Sedbergh, Cumbria. More information - www.grisedalecottages.co.uk

Nearby
Public Transport 600 yards
Pub 600 yards
Shop 600 yards

Cottage Postcode
LA21 8EZ

Accessibilty Guide
https://www.accessibilityguides.org/content/rose-bank-cottage

Local Activities
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.

Please see below links or enquire for more information.
 
www.coniston14.co.uk
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/steam-yacht-gondola
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tarn-hows-and-coniston
www.conistonboatingcentre.co.uk
www.ruskinmuseum.com
www.forestry.gov.uk/grizedale
www.brantwood.org.uk
www.lakelandtrails.org
https://lakeland100.com/

 

Location

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 cottages in the Coniston area, so we are sure we can help you find your perfect Coniston cottage.

Customer Comments

We had a wonderful stay at Rose Bank Cottage with our dog. The cottage is very well laid out and has everything you need, including a lovely garden to sit out and have breakfast or an evening drink. Stunning views. It is also so easy to walk into the village, with a choice of 5 pubs, or down to Coniston Water for the Bluebird Cafe. It was also great that we were able to use the Coppermines field to exercise our dog. There is so much to see and do in the Lake District and Coniston felt like a really good base. I would also recommend taking out National Trust membership as you will save so much on admissions and parking. The Lake District is so dog friendly. Don't hesitate if you are thinking of bringing your pooch with you. We had a wonderful time and will be back.
S.V, May 2019

This is our third time and we have enjoyed each visit.
S.H October 2018

This our second visit to this cottage. It's close to everything that we need.
S.H August 2018

Fantastic cottage, Ideal location.
S.H May 2018

Location lovely!
S.B May 2018

Lovely little cottage, very clean and comfortable and everything you need for a relaxing get-away. We really enjoyed our stay and loved the cottage and its location. We will book again in the future, this is our new favourite place.
M.R, April 2018

Lovely cosy cottage, perfect location.
A.C March 2018

Loved it. Love the location and facilities.
R.S February 2018

We loved our stay. Great views and garden. Loved having two en suites and Wi-Fi. Well-equipped cottage, we hope to be back.
S.S October 2017

Great location, great value cottage. Thanks.
J.R, Jul 2017

Excellent value for money. A very cosy cottage.
C.B, Mar 2017

We can not fault anything, the cottage is absolutely lovely, provided more than we imagined it possibly could and made our records week. It is warm, relaxing and comfortable! Thank you so much.
C.S, Oct 2016

A great cottage - very comfortable and a great location. Only down side is the narrow and steep lane - other than that superb!
T.A., Oct 2016

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