(Formerly Red Dell Cottage)
Cottage Note: Roseberry Cottage will be closed off for 10 weeks from the 14th May 2018 to the 23rd July 2018. This closure is for internal and external renovation work. Following the closure the cottage will sleep 2-4 in two bedrooms (one of which will be en suite).
Conveniently located for the village centre, the lake and footpaths into the surrounding fells, Roseberry Cottage is a charming, detached single storey cottage situated on Lake Road.
With its functional layout, there's ample room within the cottage for little legs to let off steam and for bigger legs to put their feet up and enjoy the surrounding views, either from inside or from the lovely cottage garden.
Being so central 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 perfect for holidays across the generations - grandparents, parents and children, all looking to make the most of the local area.
Steps leading up to the front and side door. Inside just off the entrance hall there are a myriad of comfortable rooms waiting to be explored.
The light and airy sitting room enjoys a wonderful open fire set in a stone hearth, with a comfortable seating surrounding it. Should you get bored of watching the flames flicker and dance around, there's also a TV & DVD player. A fantastic feature of the sitting room are the French doors which lead out onto the small patio terrace and lawned garden.
There's a fully fitted kitchen with electric cooker, dishwasher, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine & dryer plus dining space for five. There is also a small laundry room adjacent.
The cottage has three comfortable bedrooms with the master bedroom looking out onto the garden.
Bedroom 1 - double bed.
Bedroom 2 - king size bed (or twin single 2'6" beds).
The house bathroom with bath (shower over) & W.C has many usefully positioned handles and grips to help with support and access
Cottage garden with patio, lawn, trees, shrubs and garden furniture. The garden is an excellent asset for keeping children entertained or for just the spot for putting your feet up, relaxing and enjoying the scenery.
Gas central heating, electricity, Wi-Fi, bed linen, towels & an initial bag of logs for the fire.
Available to hire
Travel cot & high chair.
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 the picturesque Coniston Water and underneath the majestic Coniston Fells of which Coniston Old Man, 2635ft, is the most famous. With the largest range of cottages in the area we are sure to help you find your perfect Coniston cottage.