A luxury self catering holiday cottage in Keswick, the Lake District.
Scots Pine forms part of a large Georgian manor house steeped in history. Scots Pine itself is a beautiful Victorian cottage with its own self enclosed garden and terrace area. It has the double attraction of being quiet and peaceful but also being only a 10-15 minute walk into the centre of Keswick down an attractive and easy to navigate footpath.
|Sleeps||Up to 4 guests.|
|Bedrooms||2 super king size rooms (1 with en-suite).|
|Bathrooms||2 (family bathroom and en-suite shower room).|
|Garden||Enclosed with raised patio, table, chairs and parasol.|
|Parking||1 car space, a second space can be arranged.|
Upon entering the luxury cottage one steps into the glorious, spacious kitchen. There are numerous handy coat hooks for all one’s outdoor gear on the right with matting beneath for all muddy outdoor shoes and boots. The kitchen itself is equipped to a very high standard. The oven is a fan oven with induction hob and extractor fan above. There is a microwave, fridge, freezer, Kitchen Aid food blender, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and all the crockery and utensils one could want for one’s stay.
Cafetières are provided for the complimentary fresh coffee also a large teapot for the complimentary Yorkshire tea. There is brown and white sugar, salt, black pepper, Fairy Liquid, anti bacterial soap, dishcloth and sponge, washing up brush and even a clever metal bar of soap to remove any garlic smells on one’s hands! 2 tea towels and 1 hand towel are provided. Spare bin liners, a few dishwasher tabs and washing powder capsules (non bio) are also provided. There is also a herb/spice condiment rack. Enjoy keeping up to date whilst cooking by watching one’s favourite programmes on the wall mounted television.
Walking through from the kitchen one enters the open plan living and dining area. A warm and cosy space with one side designated to the circular oak dining table and chairs overlooking the charming cobbled yard outside. To the other side is a large comfortable L-shaped sofa, coffee table with up-to-date magazines and the Welcome Folder which has all the information to make one’s stay as comfortable and informed as possible.
In front of the sofa and coffee table is a Smart television and DVD player and a music system to enjoy one’s CDs or music via Bluetooth. There is also a bookcase full of different kinds of books, games and a great selection of DVDs to enjoy whilst staying at the holiday cottage. The wood burning stove nestles along the back wall of the living space. It is all laid out ready to light with enough extra logs, kindling, matches and fire lighters for another time.
Leading off the living/dining area is the staircase that takes you up to the first floor landing. The banister is a wonderful example of original Victorian craftsmanship. Off the landing there are the two super king size bedrooms and fabulous family bathroom.
The master bedroom has exposed beams and en-suite shower room. It has a super king size bed which can be made into 2 singles if required (Please inform the owner upon time of booking). Dual aspect windows let in plenty of light and there is a built-in wardrobe with hangers provided. There is an ottoman at the foot of the bed with extra storage space if required and it is also the home to the hairdryer and extra blankets for the bed(s). A wall mounted television means one can enjoy a lazy morning or afternoon in bed without having to go downstairs to watch a favourite programme. The en-suite has a basin, loo and walk in shower with mixer shower with drencher head.
The second bedroom also has a super king size bed. This bedroom has a wardrobe with hangers and hairdryer within, a wall mounted television and dual aspect windows. Both bedrooms boast original working shutters and sash windows as does the living room downstairs.
The family bathroom has ‘Jack and Jill’ basins with cabinets underneath. The bath has a mixer shower with drencher head overhead. A generous starter amount of loo paper is provided in both bathrooms as are tissues and sanitary bags.
A charming enclosed garden with raised patio area. There are table and chairs for 4 and a parasol provided in the summer. This is a tranquil and lovely space to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or tea and particularly pleasant to return to after a day out as it gets the afternoon/evening sun.
There is private car parking space for one car. An additional car space can be arranged by prior request with the owner.
|Children||All ages welcome.|
|Pets||Up to 2 well behaved dogs.|
|Smoking||Strictly no smoking.|
|Payment||30% deposit. Balance due 6 weeks before arrival.|
|Damage Deposit||£200. Returned in the week following departure.|
|Payment Method||Bank transfer.|
|Terms & Conditions||View our Booking Terms.|
For bookings and enquiries please contact us.