Irt Cottage is situated in the heart of the iconic Wasdale valley and makes a marvellous base from which to explore the captivating countryside of the Lake District National Park. Suited to friends or family seeking a rural escape, this stone-front cottage is sure to be the perfect home-from-home for your trip to Cumbria. The lovely village of Nether Wasdale with its church and 2 country pubs is only a short walk away. Enter into the rear of the property to find the utility area accompanied by a functional ground floor shower room. This space is ideally positioned for taking off any mucky boots and rambling attire after a day on the mountains. The convenient shower is perfect for washing off any mucky paws. From here, move into the kitchen/diner, where you can sit at the table with a warming cup of tea in hand as your home-cooked delights simmer on the hob; the kitchen hosts a wide range of appliances for your self-catering requirements, all neatly housed around the sleek white units adding a touch of contemporary to the dwelling. For more formal occasions, the dining room makes a great spot for everyone to gather together and enjoy one another's company, or take the opportunity to take a board game borrowed from the snug. The snug provides an idyllic space to delve into a good book as the evening draws to a close when you're seeking a quiet escape, or choose to unwind in the sitting room in front of the impressive woodburning stove as the television provides your entertainment for the evening. On the first floor you can find three simple but stylish bedrooms, consisting of two doubles and a twin room, it makes an ideal layout for a variety of group needs. Whilst the front garden offers a gravelled area, the rear offers an extensive lawn area where you can dine alfresco beneath the setting sun as your canine companions run around freely. The local area of Gosforth is a traditional village hosting a shop and pub, as well as the oldest and tallest Viking Cross in England, whereas nearby Seascale provides a marvellous way to explore the coast of get lost in a game of golf. Explore the wonder of the National Park by foot or bike for a scenic experience like no other. Irt Cottage is encompassed by delights for all ages, making it a grand base for your retreat to Cumbria.
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Garden Or Patio
Pub Within 1 Mile
Bedrooms & Suites
Three bedrooms: 2 x double and 1 x twin. Ground-floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove. Snug.
Gosforth is a modest village resting within the Lakeland countryside in Cumbria. The traditional village is home not only to the tallest and oldest Viking Cross in England, but also provides a local shop and a pub for all of your self-catering requirements. Nearby you can find the highest peak in England; Scafell, as well as Great Gable, Hard Knott, Harter Fell and Muncaster Fell, providing ample walking routes and plenty of adventure, alongside the coastal excitement of Seascale being within easy reach.