Conveniently located for the village centre, the lake and footpaths into the surrounding fells, Roseberry Cottage is a charming, detached cottage tucked away on Lake Road, Coniston.
Recently refurbished to an exceptionally high standard, there's ample room here for couples, friends and small families to put their feet up and enjoy the surrounding views, either from inside or from the lovely cottage garden.
Its central position also means there's plenty of easy access, either down to the lake, across to the park or up into the surrounding fells and mountains nearby, should the desire to explore take you higher.
In essence Roseberry Cottage is a stylish base, warm and welcoming base from which to explore the local area.
Exuding warmth the light and bright sitting room benefits from a wonderful wood burning stove, an abundance of cosy seating & a bookshelf full of local guides. Should you get bored of watching the flames flicker and dance around, there's also a 50 inch Smart TV & DVD, internet DAB radio and BOSE iPod docking speaker, oh and plenty of games for those wet weather days. A fantastic feature of the sitting room are the French doors which lead out to the new slate patio and garden.
Opposite the sitting room, there's a modern, well-appointed fully fitted kitchen- diner with Neff appliances, double oven, electric hob, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing dryer plus dining space for four.
The cottage has two comfortable bedrooms with the master bedroom looking out onto the garden.
Bedroom 1 - King size bed (with luxury handmade herdysleep mattress) Smart TV and built in storage.
Bedroom 1 benefits from a stylish en-suite shower room, large walk in waterfall (digital) shower, W.C & basin.
Bedroom 2 - Double bed (with luxury handmade herdysleep mattress) Smart TV and built in storage.
Spacious house bathroom with bath (digital shower over) & W.C
Roseberry enjoys a delightful cottage garden which wraps around the property. From the sitting room guests have access to the new slated patio complete with garden furniture and lawn. The garden is an excellent place for morning coffees, al fresco dining or simply relaxing after a day of exploring.
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.
Bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi, electricity, gas central heating and initial logs, travel cot, high chair, Nespresso coffee machine, Internet DAB radio, BOSE iPod docking speaker, cycle storage.
The Nespresso coffee machine will come supplied with 6 coffee capsules on arrival. Should you wish to bring extra pods for your stay the machine accepts the Dualit NX coffee capsule range.
Driveway parking for 3 cars.
Public Transport 500 yards
Pub 500 yards
Shop 500 yards
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.