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Holiday Cottages With Open Fires In The Lake District To Rent

Lake District Cottages

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Grasmere Rental S25349

    Attractive Grasmere Rental

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Grasmere

    S25349

    Large Lake District cottage sleeping up to 11 people, or if booked with Dale End Barn (reference: GL007) and Dale End Loggia (reference: GL002) sleeping 17 people in total.


    Occupying a splendid position on the lower slopes of Silver Howe...

    Sleeps 11

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Ambleside Rental S25351

    Exquisite Ambleside Rental

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S25351

    S25351 is in a super location very close to the centre of Ambleside, it's just off the main street on the lane leading down to Rothay Park and St Mary's Church. The house was built in 1906 and then occupied by the builder and his family, his da...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Pooley Bridge And Northern Ullswater Cottage S18649

    Inviting Pooley Bridge and Northern Ullswater Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Pooley Bridge

    S18649

    Ideal for family groups, and converted from an attractive Victorian school building, this property is quietly situated close to Ullswater.
    Quietly situated close to magnificent Ullswater, this single-storey holiday home with large, enclosed ...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Pooley Bridge And Northern Ullswater Cottage S18648

    Charming Pooley Bridge and Northern Ullswater Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Martindale Howtown

    S18648

    A lovely 1750’s Bothy combining charm and character with modern day facilities. Excellent views and Lakeside walks from the door.
    S18648, circa 1750, is a traditional, semi-detached, stone built holiday home which stands in a tranquil,...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Broughton In Furness Cottage S18365

    Captivating Broughton-in-furness Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Broughton in Furness

    S18365

    This very attractive 1672 coaching inn, is in the heart of Broughton-in-Furness, and is perfectly placed for outdoor pursuits.
    This holiday property is situated in the heart of the historic, 11th-century village of Broughton-in-Furness, whic...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Windermere And Troutbeck Bridge Cottage S72895

    Tasteful Windermere and Troutbeck Bridge Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Windermere

    S72895

    The former grand hall to one of Windermere’s first gentlemen’s residences, S72895 offers an eclectic fusion of traditional Lakeland with boutique country cottage AND panoramic views across Windermere to the Langdale Pikes beyond.
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    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Caldbeck Fells Cottage S81470

    Splendid Caldbeck Fells Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Hesket Newmarket

    S81470

    If you’re looking for a relaxing holiday Hesket Newmarket is a small peaceful village and is ideally situated for exploring the Lake District.
    S81470 is semi-detached and sits in a prominent position in delightful Hesket Newmarket, a s...

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Penrith Cottage S125759

    Superb Penrith Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Penrith

    S125759

    Perfect for a family holiday with a difference. Enjoy exploring Cumbria’s attractions, or simply take a llama for a walk!. S125759 is quaint and pretty, offering real home from home comforts and is set in a peaceful, tranquil, woodland garde...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Pooley Bridge And Northern Ullswater Cottage S84589

    Delightful Pooley Bridge and Northern Ullswater Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Greystoke

    S84589

    S84589 is a beautiful sandstone cottage situated in the pretty hamlet of Greystoke Gill on the fringes of the Lake District National Park.
    This beautiful sandstone cottage which was converted from a former stable is situated in the pretty ha...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Kendal And Lakes Gateway Cottage S18538

    Luxury Kendal and Lakes Gateway Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Crosthwaite

    S18538

    Set in the Lake District National Park this beautiful barn conversion is an ideal base for families or larger groups.
    Ideal location for exploring the Lake District. Tucked away in a small hamlet and surrounded by the magnificent countryside...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Braithwaite Cottage S75661

    Splendid Braithwaite Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Braithwaite

    S75661

    This 17th century, character cottage offers a homely feel in which you can relax in after a long day of exploring the Lake District.
    This character 17th century, semi-detached cottage enjoys an idyllic position above Coledale Beck, at the fo...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Keswick Cottage S84736

    Tasteful Keswick Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Keswick

    S84736

    Luxurious detached house with garden, parking and views, situated on the edge of Keswick. This is a beautiful detached three bedroom house which the owners have given a great deal of thought to to provide a perfect holiday home of the highest qual...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Keswick Cottage S84735

    Splendid Keswick Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Keswick

    S84735

    Luxurious cottage in Keswick town centre with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and garden.
    S84735 is a beautifully restored four bedroom Georgian holiday home, dating from around 1780.  It is an ideal venue for families or walking groups.  Great care...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Penrith Cottage S105163

    Wonderful Penrith Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Penrith

    S105163

    Welcome to S105163, an 18th-century treasure which nestles between the market town of Penrith and the picturesque village of Pooley Bridge.
    If you are looking to visit the Northern Lakes and fells this terraced cottage, adjacent to the owner...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Pooley Bridge And Northern Ullswater Cottage S85062

    Captivating Pooley Bridge and Northern Ullswater Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Askham

    S85062

    A traditional 18th-century Cumbrian cottage, retaining many original features with beautiful panoramic views.
    A traditional 18th-century Cumbrian cottage with beautiful panoramic views, located in the small picturesque village of Helton. A p...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Keswick Cottage S84720

    Tasteful Keswick Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Keswick

    S84720

    Excellent 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom town house, close to amenities and walks from the door. S84720 underwent complete renovation and refurbishment to create a superb self catering cottage. It provides generous accommodation for large families and walk...

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Thornthwaite Cottage S84886

    Exquisite Thornthwaite Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Braithwaite

    S84886

    A detached 4 bedroomed cottage in a tranquil setting on the slopes of Whinlatter forest. S84886 is a four bedroomed detached cottage at Seldom Seen in Thornthwaite, a truly tranquil location. Surrounded by woodland on the slopes of Whinlatter fore...

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Buttermere And Borrowdale Cottage S85070

    Beautiful Buttermere and Borrowdale Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Rosthwaite

    S85070

    Traditional lakeland cottage with open fire and beamed ceilings.
    This traditional cottage dates back to the 18th Century, set in the Heart of ’walker’s paradise’ Rosthwaite with the fells circumscribing the village at the f...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Threlkeld And St John's In The Vale Cottage S85087

    Splendid Threlkeld and St John's in the Vale Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Threlkeld

    S85087

    Fabulous character country cottage in peaceful location, with great views, garden and parking. This delightful, detached barn conversion is situated in a spectacular location with open views in every direction. S85087 is full of character, with fe...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Threlkeld And St John's In The Vale Cottage S85079

    Stunning Threlkeld and St John's in the Vale Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Threlkeld

    S85079

    A traditional cottage in a Lakeland village with two pubs, a church and immediate access onto the fells and Blencathra.
    S85079 is a traditional stone built cottage in the very centre of the delightful mountain village of Threlkeld. Turn left...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Buttermere And Borrowdale Cottage S85069

    Charming Buttermere and Borrowdale Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Rosthwaite

    S85069

    Quality accommodation in a stunning location, with excellent walks from the doorstep.
    S85069 is a beautiful end of terrace cottage nestling directly at the foot of Honister Pass, overlooking Hause Ghyll at Seatoller, in the spectacular Borro...

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    • Big Cottages - Adorable Pooley Bridge And Northern Ullswater Cottage S85058

    Adorable Pooley Bridge and Northern Ullswater Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Pooley Bridge

    S85058

    A 3 bedroomed bungalow with superb views.
    S85058 is situated in the village of Pooley Bridge, on the shores of Ullswater, with easy access from the M6 Motorway and just five miles from the market town of Penrith. The property is ideally situ...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Caldbeck Fells Cottage S85211

    Inviting Caldbeck Fells Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Uldale

    S85211

    A delightful characterful cottage with exposed beams set in an ideal place to explore the northern lakes.
    S85211 is situated in the heart of Uldale, a farming village which nestles in the Uldale Fells, with walking opportunities from the doo...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Ambleside Cottage S85177

    Lovely Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85177

    S85177 forms part of a terrace of similar three storey properties in the heart of Ambleside.
    S85177 forms part of a terrace of similar and substantial stone built three storey properties in the very heart of Ambleside. Situated as it is, the...

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