Lake District Holiday Cottages near Keswick & Bassenthwaite

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Squirrel Cottage (Sleeps 2)

A beautifully renovated, cosy and characterful one bedroomed cottage, perfect for two at any time of the year. Original exposed stone wall, oak beams and wooden flooring downstairs. Both floors command magnificent views of Skiddaw and throughout the cottage there is under floor heating and free WiFi. The cottage is dog friendly.



Entrance from the car park is through a little porch that leads into the open plan living space

  • Seating area with a log burning stove, a two seater sofa and footstool. TV, DVD player and digital radio
  • Kitchen area with a gas hob, electric fan oven, slow cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There is a very good selection of cooking equipment
  • Dining area with a small table, two chairs and a little window seat


Stairs tucked neatly into one corner lead directly from the living area into the bedroom -there is no door at the top here. Natural light floods through a skylight above the stairs.

  • King-size oak four poster bed
  • En-suite bathroom under the eaves. Large corner bath and separate shower enclosure
  • Hairdryer and electric heated clothes airer


To the front of the cottage is a small east facing patio looking out onto Skiddaw. This catches the morning sun and is the perfect spot to relax and soak up the wonderful views. A BBQ is available and in the evening the patio can be lit by lights set into the wall. This patio is not currently dog secure but there is a ring to which dog leads can be tied.

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Croftlands, Thornthwaite, Keswick, CA12 5SA

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