Keen Ground, Hawkshead    Self catering for up to 8  in 4 bedrooms

The Old Farmhouse is a delightful traditional Lakeland 16th century country cottage in the heart of the Lake District. Beautifully and carefully furnished to a high standard, it is sympathetic to the age of the cottage but with modern facilities, including a log burning stove.
The cottage is in a quiet location situated close to Hawkshead village with easy access into the village either along the drive or across the fields whilst enjoying magnificent views.
A freezer and washing machine are provided. Towels provided. Fully central heated, gas and electricity and first basket of logs included

Additional ground floor wetroom/utility room (we have a ground floor wetroom, a main bathroom with shower over bath, and an en suite shower room) Please add 4th bedroom – 5’ bed – accessed via separate staircase

DOWNSTAIRS, Step back in time as you enter the carpetted dining room, with oak panelling and beamed ceiling, with oak dining table seating 8 in front of an impressive marble fireplace housing a gas fire should you need additional warmth in this beautiful room. Portmeirion china completes this lovely room.There is also a Snug with comfy armchairs and 26” flatscreen TVThe kitchen is well equipped with mostly Bosch appliances: gas hob with modern extractor fan over, split-level electric fan oven, combination microwave and oven, dishwasher and fridge and freezer.

The new lounge with oak floor, vaulted ceiling, antique chandelier, wall lights and sofas, has a log burning stove. Entertainment is provided by a Freeview Smart 42″ TV and DVD. A door leads off to the rear lobby, with new wetroom and utility room, an en suite shower room and stairs to a double (4th)bedroom leading off.

UPSTAIRS, Stairs leading off from the dining room access the Master bedroom with French antique oak double bed and ensuite shower room. There is a second double room with views over the garden. A third bedroom is a twin room, with two zip link beds which can be joined to make a 5ft bed. A new 4th bedroom with 5ft bed is accessed via a separate staircase. The bathroom has been beautifully refurbished with white bath, fixed shower over and glass shower panel, wc and washbowl. There is also a modern ground floor wetroom/utility room.


Weekly rates are £795-£1,525 according to season. Christmas 2015 £1,495 New Year £1,625. Short breaks available. All electricity and fuels free of charge, first basket of logs provided. Bed-linen and towels provided. Off road parking (MAXIMUM 3 cars).For more information on this delightful cottage, and for bookings and availability, please view our WEBSITE or email pgmackey@blueyonder.co.uk or phone +44 (0) 121 82 9999.
The Old Farmhouse, Keen Ground, Hawkshead, Ambleside, LA22 0NW