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Little Winder

Ullswater, Cumbria
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
4 more

At a glance

  • Two-person ground-floor terrace perched high above the Lowther Valley
  • Cosy cottage with shared garden and enclosed paddock for dogs to run around
  • A fell footpath behind the site will lead you to views of nearby Ullswater
Property code: SZ320

Set in an elevated position, this ground-floor terraced cottage lies in a small country estate between Pooley Bridge village and the spectacular natural landscapes of the Eden and Lowther valleys.

This is the ideal hideaway for couples who want to swap hectic lifestyles for the beauty of nature and the sporty natural playground of Cumbria, with its fantastic lakes, tarns, and fells. Discover the pretty villages of Askham (1.5 miles), Tirril (3 miles), and Pooley Bridge (3 miles) near Ullswater (6.5 miles). Shop in the market town of Penrith (6.5 miles), or enjoy the Theatre by the Lake in Keswick (18 miles). Visit Lowther Castle and Gardens (3.5 miles) and Dalemain House and Gardens (5 miles). Take on the peak of Skiddaw (22 miles) or stay low and improve your golf game at Penrith Golf Hub with its 9-hole course, driving range, and fun foot golf (7.5 miles).

Step inside the hall of this cosy cottage with ample space for coats and boots, and a local map to inspire your adventures. Wander through to the open-plan kitchen, dining, and living area where you’ll find a welcome pack. Sleeping two guests, you’ll find everything conveniently on one level here, while the thoughtful owners have furnished the property with your comfort in mind. Shop in local markets and make a memorable feast for your loved one in the small though well-equipped kitchen area, which features an electric oven with a gas hob, fridge, and microwave; an iron and ironing board are also available. Dine in the living room and sink into leather sofas by the wood burner-effect gas fire, and catch up on the day with film nights on the TV and DVD player. When night falls, enjoy the sweetest of slumbers in the king-size bedroom which has ample storage space, an en-suite shower room, and garden views. Enjoy delicious breakfasts in the sunny living space where you can look out for wildlife through the large picture window – curious red squirrels, deer, and birdlife frequent the terrace.

Outside, there’s a private seated area with bistro furniture – perfect for morning coffees. You’ll find three neighbouring cottages on-site and if you have a larger party, there’s the option to book all four properties together. Shared facilities in the spacious grounds include a utility room with a washing machine, tumble dryer and guest information area; a drying room with a heated boot rack, a large lawned garden; BBQ facilities; and an enclosed paddock where dogs can exercise. There’s also a shop (1.5 miles), and a pub (2 miles) nearby.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom – 1 king-size bedroom
  • 1 bathroom – 1 en-suite shower room with a shower and WC
  • Electric fan oven, gas hobs, microwave, under-counter fridge
  • Wood burner-effect gas fire
  • TV and DVD player
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Shared patio, lawned gardens with BBQ and outdoor furniture
  • Shared enclosed dog paddock
  • 2 dogs welcome - please note that dogs must be kept on a lead in the grounds unless you are using the enclosed paddock
  • Communal laundry and information room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Communal drying room with heated boot rack
  • Parking for 7 cars in communal car park
  • Can be let together with the three other properties to accommodate larger groups
  • Pub and shop 2 miles
  • Towels not provided

Tessa McDonald

This property is personally managed by Tessa.


Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

2 more properties at this location

Winder Green

Winder Green

Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 4

£625 - £950

Winder Barn

Winder Barn

Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3

£625 - £1,080

To arrange group bookings across one or more of these properties, call our team to check availability and book.

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