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The Larches - Cottage holidays in Thornthwaite, Cumbria

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The Larches - at a glance

Sleeps 6 persons | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 1 | Pets 1

Pets allowed Wifi or internet available Dishwasher Washing Machine

A detached 4 bedroomed cottage in a tranquil setting on the slopes of Whinlatter forest

Wi-Fi or Internet Access

Wifi or internet accessThere is wifi or internet access available at The Larches in Thornthwaite. Perfect for searching for things to do whilst on holiday, catching up on emails or even work if you have to.


GardenOn nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in The Larches's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them. Although, with young children you should always check any garden is safe for them.

Open Fire / Log Burning Stove

Open FirePlanning a winter break in Cumbria? A lovely way to enjoy a cold winter's evening is to spend it in front of the open fire or log burning stove. So if you are looking for that authentic country cottage feel on a winters evening then The Larches could be your perfect choice.


BBQWhy waste part of your holiday doing the washing up. The Larches has a dishwasher installed to save you time, and family arguements, about the washing up. Everybody hates doing the washing up and the last thing you need is a big family arguement about who is going to do the washing up while you are on holiday.

Family holidays in Cumbria

Family Cottage BreaksThe Larches sleeps up to 6 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Cumbria then The Larches could be just the ticket.

Pet friendly cottage breaks in Cumbria

Pets welcomedIf you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Cumbria then... Great news! The Larches welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.

More about The Larches

The Larches is a four bedroomed detached cottage at Seldom Seen in Thornthwaite, a truly tranquil location. Surrounded by woodland on the slopes of Whinlatter forest the cottage is a perfect ’away from it all’ retreat with the delight of visiting red squirrels. It has the most fantastic summer house (or belvedere) with a deck at the top of its fellside garden, which has chairs, table and lighting. It has superb views across the Derwent marshes and to the distant fells. You can walk or cycle from the doorstep and sail on the lake at Bassenthwaite. There is an art gallery and coffee shop in the village and pubs, restaurants and a shop in the neighbouring village of Braithwaite and an abundance of amenities in nearby Keswick. The accommodation is upside down with the living space upstairs to benefit from the views towards Skiddaw and Clough Head. See the cottage’s website for more fascinating details and photos.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Bedroom 1: With double bed and wash basin.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and wash basin.
Bedroom 3: With single bed.
Bathroom: With bath, WC and wash basin.
Shower room: With shower and wash basin
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin.
Utility/drying: With washer/dryer, sink, radiator and clothes airer.

First Floor: Lounge/Dining area: 27ft long with fell views, TV, DVD, CD/radio, open fire and paintings by local artists.
Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave and Wi-Fi.
Bedroom 4: With 3/4 size bed and wash basin.

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Owner will supply initial logs and coal but asks guests to replace as used. Internet access available. One dog welcome.Outside: Landscaped terraced garden with summerhouse and two patio areas with garden furniture and one BBQ space. On street parking. Storage for bikes in the garage.

  • Cot Available
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden or Patio
  • Open Fire
  • Wifi
  • Car Parking Available
  • Washing Machine
  • This cottage Sleeps 6

    Price: £ 407 - £ 1226


    Cottage address: The Larches, Thornthwaite, Cumbria.CC114132

    As you can see The Larches is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Thornthwaite. And well suited to explore the whole of Cumbria.




     Things to do & places to visit in Cumbria near The Larches

    There are plenty of great places to vist near The Larches. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at The Larches.

    swimming-pool - places to go in Cumbria

    South Lakeland Swimming Pool

    Burton Road
    LA9 7HX
    01539 295 11

    tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

    Southwaite Tourist Information Centre

    CA4 0NS
    016974 734 45

    museum - places to go in Cumbria

    Cumberland Toy & Model Museum

    Market Place
    CA13 9NG
    01900 827 606

    museum - places to go in Cumbria

    Printing House Museum

    Main Street
    CA13 9LX
    01900 824 984

    tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

    Appleby-in-Westmorland Tourist Information Centre

    Friary Park
    CA16 6XD
    017683 511 77

    tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

    Waterhead Tourist Information Centre

    Borrans Road
    LA22 0EN
    015394 327 29

    houses-gardens - places to go in Cumbria

    Holker Hall & Gardens

    Cark in Cartmel
    LA11 7PL
    015395 58328

    swimming-pool - places to go in Cumbria

    Keswick Spa Swimming Pool

    Station Road
    CA12 4ND
    01768 772 760

    museum - places to go in Cumbria

    Penrith Museum

    CA11 7PT
    01768 212 228

    tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

    Cockermouth Tourist Information Centre

    Market Street
    CA13 9NP
    01900 822 634

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