29 Duke's Meadow is a scandinavian style wooden lodge settled amongst the rolling hills of Cumbria, a short distance from Hutton Roof. For a family retreat to the Lakes, 29 Duke's Meadow is a great place to start, with its scandi décor, sociable living spaces and truly wonderful rural surroundings. With parking available for two cars by the front door, you can easily unpack your bags ready to begin your holiday. As you cross over the threshold and enter into a handy hallway space, take off your muddy boots and head through you through to the well-equipped kitchen, with traditional pine cupboards storing a range of necessities to help prepare tasty treats throughout your stay. Moving through this lovely abode, uncork a bottle of wine and join your loved ones at the dining table in the open-plan living/dining area ready to indulge with a fabulous view of the rolling countryside framed by the aspect windows. This is an ideal spot to watch the birds and red squirrels which are frequent visitors. At the end of an action-packed day, enjoy a moment of peace in front of the television as the woodburning stove crackles nearby, or if you're not ready for the fun to end, carry the conversation outdoors and enjoy some final rays of sunshine on the decking. With three well-appointed bedrooms, a double, a twin, and a single, you're spoilt for choice with where best to catch your rest, and with a large shower room set across the hall, is ideal for those with limited mobility. For those days you don't feel like cooking, visit one of the nearby villages, such as Greystoke, Skelton, Mungrisdale and Hesket Newmarket which all host a range of traditional pubs, or if you'd prefer to cook from the comfort of your holiday home, you can stock up on groceries in the nearby town of Penrith. Keswick is also great place to visit if you're looking for a wide range of dining options, as the streets are brimming with pubs, restaurants, cafes, and bars, and its canoeing and water activities are sure to entice outdoor enthusiasts. Make the most of your time in the Lake District National Park, where you can try your hand at mountain biking, fell walking, or kayaking, while those who prefer a more leisurely experience may prefer to take in the scenery of Ullswater Lake aboard a much-loved steamer. With a stay at 29 Duke's Meadow, you can discover the best of Cumbria.
About the location
Penrith 5 miles; Keswick 13 miles.
This charming village has a number of 17th Century cottages and is conveniently situated just 5 miles from Penrith. Set just on the outskirts of the Lake District National Park, only 5 miles from Ullswater and the numerous picturesque walks available make this a fabulous location for fans of the outdoors. Nearby, the popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the north of the Lake District and has plenty to offer, boasting numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering the Theatre on the Lake, a charming cinema, museum, indoor climbing wall and miniature golf. The area also steeped in history with a 10th century church in the village, lovely castle in Penrith and the stunning remains of Lowther Castle. Greystoke provides easy access to the spectacular Cumbrian countryside which can be explored by both car and on foot, and the southern Lakes, Eden Valley, Pennines Solway Coast and Hadrian's Wall all within close proximity, making this a great location with plenty to see and do.
Please Note: There is a Good Housekeeping bond of £100