In a truly romantic rural setting outside Ambleside village, Fox Corner has been refurbished to a very high standard and is an enchanting hideaway within a picturesque setting, complete with roses around the door. Escape together and soak up the atmosphere of panoramic fell views and glimpses of Lake Windermere. You’ll fall in love with the interior of this topsy turvy, sumptuous and cosy retreat. Relax in the hot tub whilst gazing at the stars. If you’re lucky you may see deer drinking from Pull Wood stream at dusk and dawn as you look out across the decking area. Also buzzards can often be seen landing in the trees opposite and tawny owls perching on the gate posts.
The stylish modern living space is made for cosy nights with sumptuous furnishings, a warming woodburning stove and a first class kitchen for cooking up a storm. On sunny days, take your romantic meals outside on the decking, whilst admiring the view. Exhilarating walks surround the property, and you'll find one of the Lake District's finest country pubs - the Drunken Duck Inn and Restaurant - just a few minutes drive away.
Accommodation in detail
Wander through the small, scenic garden and take a few steps to the entrance. Upon opening the door you are presented with the open plan contemporary living accommodation on the first floor with a vaulted ceiling, wooden beams and a fabulous feature window offering the best views across the valley and to wansfell mountian. The bedroom is located on the lower ground floor.
Relax on the sofa in front of the wood burner, whilst enjoying the view or watching TV. The dining area is neatly located by the contemporary kitchen. An open staircase leads down to the romantic bedroom, with half-glazed stable door and a luxurious en-suite shower room. Outside, the garden has a large decked area with patio furniture for meals al-fresco and a superb hot tub which you can relax in after a long walk or to star gaze at night.
Dogs are welcome at the property. Private parking for 1 car is located right outside the property.
Perfectly located between Ambleside (2 miles) and Hawkshead (3 miles) off the northern shores of Lake Windermere, this enchanting rural property provides an excellent base for a romantic Lake District holiday. Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, you'll find famous Lake District walking routes such as Tarn Hows, Conison Old Man and the Langdale Pikes within a few minutes drive.
Ambleside village is only a short drive away, and your ideal stop off for stocking up the kitchen or picking up a few local treats. The cosmopolitan village centre boasts sophisticated shopping, lazy cafe culture and acclaimed Lake District restaurants such as The Glass House. You'll find access to Lake Windermere just outside the village centre at Waterhead Pier, where romantic cruises depart regularly to Bowness and Lakeside.
Ambleside also has two wonderfully quirky cinema venues; Zeffirellis Cinema, Pizzeria & Jazz Bar and Fellinis Vegetarian Restaurant and Studio Cinema. To your south, pretty Hawkshead village is well worth a day of exploring. The cobbled streets of this historic village are quite enchanting, and there are several fascinating local business to explore.
If country pubs are your thing, you'll be spoilt for choice. In addition to the award-winning Drunken Duck Inn and Restaurant, which is enviably close, you'll find a several enchanting traditional pubs to explore in the Langdale Valley - just a few minutes drive away.
2 small dogs accepted
Picturesque country setting
Stunning views all round
Feature window with electric blinds
Luxurious shower room with double cubicle
Gas central heating and underfloor heating
43 inch Smart TV’s in all the rooms
Playstation 4 with blue ray player and DVD
Sonos surround sound system and alexa controlled in every room
Nespresso Magimix Coffee Machine
Fridge with freezer compartment
Washer / dryer
Raised decking area with hot tub
Rattan Patio furniture
Private parking for 1 vehicle
External Doggy Wash facility
Babies accepted, but need to bring own cot and highchair