A charming end of terrace stone and slate built cottage. A cosy, romantic hideaway which has been lovingly cared for by the owners who have lavished much care on its restoration.
Perfectly positioned Oak Tree Cottage has the advantage of being set back from the centre of Coniston village however all the local amenities are just a few minutes' walk away including the lake shore and surrounding Coniston fells.
This highly romantic cottage made just for two benefits from high quality furnishings and a real 'home from home' feel, making this cottage very popular amongst all who stay here. Oak Tree is the perfect base for couples looking to explore the local area whilst enjoying all the comforts this cottage has to offer.
Oak Tree Cottage is situated next door to Holly Tree Cottage which can sleep 4.
Entrance into the light and inviting open plan, sitting & dining area complete with log fire, TV & DVD player. A great place for curling up on the comfortable sofa, in front of a roaring fire, glass of wine in hand.
The cottage kitchen leads off from the dining area and is well-appointed with electric oven & hob, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher & washer/dryer.
Access to the rear cottage garden can be found through the kitchen.
Bedroom 1 - king size sleigh bed and views of the surrounding area & stylish en-suite bathroom with bath, shower & W.C.
The property benefits from a lovely fenced garden to the rear with slate paved patio, garden furniture, lawned area, trees & shrubs.
The perfect space for sitting out and admiring the dramatic backdrop of the surrounding fells and watching the world pass by. There is also a shed at the property where bikes can be stored.
Travelling with a dog?
We can offer free use of a 1 acre enclosed field in Coniston village, perfect for off the lead running, walking, training and playing. Use by arrangement only. Please contact the office for availability.
Bed linen, towels, electricity, Wi-Fi, gas central heating & initial logs for the fire.
Available to hire
Travel cot, stairgate & high chair.
Reserved parking for 1 car to rear of cottage.
Other parking by arrangement.
Public Transport 500 yards
Pub 500 yards
Shop 200 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 Coniston Water and below the majestic Coniston Fells, of which Coniston Old Man, 2635ft, is the most famous.
We have the largest collection of cottages in the Coniston area, so we are sure we can help you find your perfect Coniston cottage.