The pretty village of Backbarrow is home to a number of attractions including Lakeland Motor Museum Cliffhanger Rooms and Bigland Barrow while the neighbouring village of Haverthwaite (1.5 miles) marks the start of the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway. Heading north Fell Foot Park lies at the southern end of Windermere (2.5 miles) with landmarks including the Lakes Aquarium Stott Park Bobbin Mill and Gummer s How (all within 3.5 miles). Windermere is a fabulous base for woodland walks or for taking a cruise across the lake. Heading south the popular market town of Ulverston is the birthplace of Stan Laurel and is home to the Laurel and Hardy Museum (7.5 miles) with the South Lakes Safari Zoo also nearby (10.5 miles). The entrance porch features original slate flooring and is a handy space for hanging up coats before entering the cosy and relaxing lounge. This light and airy room is a wonderful space to unwind in at the end of a great day with a lovely wood burner plenty of seating and a Smart TV so you can relax and enjoy a favourite movie. Exploring further the attractive kitchen is fully equipped with an electric oven and hob fridge/freezer washing machine and microwave. You can share a family meal in the delightful dining room which has bi-fold doors opening out onto the garden. Stairs lead up from the lounge to the first floor where you will find two cheerful and tastefully decorated bedrooms. The beautifully furnished master bedroom features a king-size bed an original feature fireplace and plenty of storage space. The second bedroom is a twin room which can be made up as a king-size on prior request and has views overlooking the garden. The first floor also has the family bathroom hidden behind a sliding door on the landing and featuring a shower over the bath and a WC. Heading outside the fantastic back garden is arranged over several tiers and includes a lovely decked patio area with outdoor furniture mounted heater and lighting perfect for a spot of al fresco dining. Steps lead up further into the garden which is covered with Astroturf there are further seating areas and a hot tub a pretty flower garden a decked area offering far-reaching views and a grassed area with a plum tree and apple tree. In front of the cottage there s a small seating area and parking space for two cars. A steel bike cable with padlock is provided for storing bikes. Need to know: 2 bedrooms 1 king size, 1 twin (which can be made up as a king size on request). 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC. Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, microwave. Wood burner fuel provided. Smart TV. Wi Fi included. Enclosed tiered garden with decked area, hot tub and outdoor furniture. Off road parking for 2 cars. Regret no pets. Pub 0.5 miles, Windermere 2.5 miles.