Oak Tree Cottage | Coniston

  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet friendly property
  • Number of pets: 1
  • Mountain view
  • Countryside view
  • Log fire
  • Wi-fi
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Cycle storage
  • Public transport within 1 mile

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Property rating: 4

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.

Ground floor
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.

First floor
Bedroom 1 - king size sleigh bed and views of the surrounding area & stylish en-suite bathroom with bath, shower & W.C.

Outside
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.

Facilities included
Bed linen, towels, electricity, Wi-Fi, gas central heating & initial logs for the fire.

Available to hire
Travel cot, stairgate & high chair.

Parking
Reserved parking for 1 car to rear of cottage.
Other parking by arrangement.

Nearby
Public Transport 500 yards
Pub 500 yards
Shop 200 yards

Cottage Postcode
LA21 8DX

Accessibility Guide
https://www.accessibilityguides.org/content/oak-tree-cottage

Local Activities
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.

Please see below links or enquire for more information.
 
www.coniston14.co.uk
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/steam-yacht-gondola
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tarn-hows-and-coniston
www.conistonboatingcentre.co.uk
www.ruskinmuseum.com
www.forestry.gov.uk/grizedale
www.brantwood.org.uk
www.lakelandtrails.org
https://lakeland100.com/

 

Location

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.

Customer Comments

Third visit to Coniston, first time here at Oak Tree (the best), already booked for next year! #
S.L August 2018

Really enjoyed our stay here. Felt like a home from home. Lovely cottage, great location.
T.B August 2018

What a wonderful, restful stay! The cottage is exceptional and was immaculate on arrival. Thank you we will certainly return.
L.B August 2018

Another fabulous stay at this wonderful cottage. We all had a lovely relaxing time. No doubt we will return again.
M.R July 2018

Thank you for sharing this cottage - we have had a lovely holiday!
L.S, Jul 2017

This place soothes the soul and I love it more and more each time we stay.
J.F, Jun 2017

Beautiful cottage in a beautiful village. A very restful and relaxing holiday. Coniston and Oak Tree Cottage will definitely be on our return visit list.
M.W, May 2017

Lovely stay at Oak Tree Cottage, beautiful cottage with everything you could possibly need - very homely and completed to a high standard. Great to have so many walks right from the front door. Will definitely be back again!
A.P, Mar 2017

Another fantastic stay at Oak Tree Cottage. This is our 3rd stay here and everything was just brilliant, as usual! The cottage is lovely and beautifully presented and the little extras just top off the stay.
H,J, Mar 2017

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