Historic retreat in the English Lake District. Merlestead is a well proportioned and deceptively spacious detached bungalow offering luxury self-catering accommodation for 6 people and 2 dogs, in the heart of the Lake District. This site uses cookies and similar technologies to analyse traffic, personalise content and ads, and provide social media features. Walks to Skiddaw from the doorstep. Creating a warm luxurious setting for you to enjoy. Lodge 53. Applethwaite is a small hamlet, just over one mile from Keswick, at he foot of Skiddaw. Call direct on: Tel 015394 32321. The path up Skiddaw from Applethwaite. Also, William Wordsworth once owned a property in Applethwaite. Stunning original features blend with the fruits of tasteful modernisation to produce a delightful retreat for our Lakelovers to relish. Dodd seen from the south east; the village of Applethwaite sits in the valley. One of the finest country houses in the Lake District, Applethwaite Hall is a triumph of the Arts and Crafts movement, and this luxurious apartment is named after its designer, Thomas Muirhead. Applethwaite is mentioned in Alfred Wainwright's The Northern Fells guide book. Deals. The other church here is St John the Evangelist. The detached property is situated in ten acres of garden, meadow and woodland with a tumbling beck. Location Applethwaite is an enviable location; easily reached by car or by train and perfectly placed to explore Windermere village, Bowness, Lake Windermere and all the Lake District has to offer. Explore the best of Applethwaite! Email. Somervell - Stylish heritage apartment at Applethwaite Country House. Overview. Parking next to the lodge. Use of estate with lawns, woodland and putting green. The village, which has just a few dozen houses, offers a peaceful setting away from the hustle and bustle of Keswick, but with all the facilities of the town on hand. Nestled high above Ullswater, Eagle Cottage is a characterful, stone-built cottage offering lake views from its stylish and comfortable lounge. It opened in 1999 (replacing the mobile Century Theatre) and was made possible by an Arts Council Lottery Fund Grant. The United Kingdom may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19. Dodd (Lake District) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Applethwaite is often used as a start-point for a walk up Skiddaw and Bassenthwaite Lake is also nearby where it is known for osprey to nest. The stunning Grade II Georgian mansion belonged to the Brownrigg family from 1677 – 1800. The name derives from it originally being the clearing in a forest with apples in it. Dishwasher. Shop Travel. Applethwaite is also known by fellwalkers as the starting point of the ascent up Skiddaw mountain. Stays. Explore the best of Applethwaite! Car Rental. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Applethwaite&oldid=984888017, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 October 2020, at 18:14. Things to do. Jump to navigation Jump to search. More travel. Nearby are the small hamlets of Millbeck and Ormathwaite. Wordsworth never built on the land but gave the property to his daughter. The Skiddaw range. En-suites. Dodd. Highest point. The name derives from it originally being the clearing in a forest with apples in it.[2]. Packages. Skip to main content. It is in the Borough of Allerdale and the county of Cumbria, and forms part of the civil parish of Underskiddaw, which has a population of 282. From Mapcarta, the free map. A … WiFi. Applethwaite Country House is an accommodation in Cumbria. Windermere is a lovely place to make yourself at home with an abundance of cafés, restaurants and traditional Lake District pubs to choose from and plenty of shops for stocking up the kitchen. Dedicated fellwalker Alfred Wainwright - famed for his seven hand-drawn Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells - has said of the mountain, "If I were asked by a stranger to the district to recommend a single climb that would give him a superb panorama I would send him up Skiddaw". Imagine relaxing in your Lake District self-catering cottage and peering out of the window at a glittering lake. Applethwaite is a small hamlet, just over one mile from Keswick, at he foot of Skiddaw. There are exceptional panoramic views of the mountain range of Skiddaw to Grisedale and Causey Pikes and beyond to Derwentwater and the Borrowdale fells. You're very pleasantly tucked away in quiet countryside behind Windermere village, and you'll love wandering Applethwaite Hall's pretty grounds and elegant lawns, where you may well encounter deer and a variety of other wildlife. We value your privacy. Applethwaite Current page Applethwaite; Plan your trip. If you love nature and the great outdoors, the Lake District is one of the UK’s most beautiful holiday destinations. 6 Applethwaite Hall, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1JH. The narrator/nursemaid Hester in "The Old Nurse’s Story" by Elizabeth Gaskell is from this village. Bassenthwaite Lake, Dodd and Applethwaite from Latrigg. English . Located in the heart of the Lake District National Park, The New Lodge is close to Windermere and all its shops, cafes, restaurants and railway station. Have the water close at hand at one of Sally’s Cottages’ cottages with lake views! England > Cumbria / Lake District > Keswick > Applethwaite Capella Cottage in Keswick, The Lake District and Cumbria "This lovely cottage benefits from having a wood burning stove, and wi-fi and is located in a quiet area of the market town of Keswick in the Lake District … It is situated on the outskirts of Applethwaite on the lower slopes of Skiddaw. Elevation. Applethwaite Current page Applethwaite; Plan your trip. Eagle Cottage, Glenridding. About A truly magnificent property set in acres of private woodland beautifully furnished with a Scandinavian influence. Ideally situated for fell walkers, The New Lodge is close to some of the best walks in the Lakes. The view is worth it. It was very short but I enjoyed it. Learn more and adjust settings. The start is at the car parking area on the Skiddaw access road above Applethwaite. Applethwaite Country House: Gardens, Grounds and a Potted History Step outside to explore the one and a half acres of varied grounds enjoyed by Somervell, which surround Applethwaite Country House on three sides. Applethwaite is a village in the foot hills of Skiddaw near Keswick in the English Lake District. Mobile. Here Wordsworth’s descendents built a small cottage on land given to the poet in 1803 by Sir George Beaumont. Applethwaite is mentioned in Alfred Wainwright's The Northern Fells guide book. About One of a small number of exclusive apartments and houses built on the lower slopes of Skiddaw in an enviable south facing location with fabulous views over Keswick and Derwentwater to Borrowdale and surrounding fells. They are part of Underskiddaw Parish in an area of magnificent scenery. Deals. Email. The village, which has just a few dozen houses, offers a peaceful setting away from the hustle and bustle of Keswick, but with all the facilities of the town on hand. Robyn's Nest Applethwaite Hall - 1 Bedroom Holiday Apartment in Windermere sleeps 2 people with wifi, parking, a cot perfect for last minute breaks . All amenities at Keswick 1.5 miles. Applethwaite Cottage is a superb contemporary Lakeland Cottage set in the pretty conservation village of Troutbeck, renowned for its numerous listed buildings and vernacular architecture and the strong and vibrant village community with a village shop and excellent local pubs and with beautiful views across the valley to the fells beyond, walks direct from the door and Lake Windermere just a short drive away. In 1771, together with the American scientist and diplomat Benjamin Franklin he used Derwentwater to prove his theory of ‘pouring oil on troubled waters’ by calming the unsettled lake with olive oil! Find the best glamping in Applethwaite, Cumbria & Lake District Ormathwaite Hall is a large 18th Century house of Georgian architecture set in grounds of over 3 acres, just over a mile from Keswick. St Marys church in the village is plain with some stained glass windows. Applethwaite is Eric Wright Group’s residential development company, providing a range of quality homes on select sites across Lancashire and Cumbria. It is in the Borough of Allerdale and the county of Cumbria, and forms part of the civil parish of Underskiddaw, which has a population of 282. Waternook Lakeside Accommodation 12,211 … Whether you want to experience the city like a tourist or follow the locals, check out this great resource for your trip. CLICK HERE FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) IN THE LAKE DISTRICT & CUMBRIA. See more ideas about Luxury apartments, Holiday cottage, Luxury. Become a member for free - save an average £30 on thousands of last-minute breaks JOIN NOW COVID-19 update COVID-19 update: Latest advice for customers Menu Close Back. Mobile. Trips. List your property. Hotels in Applethwaite Flights to Applethwaite Car Hire in Applethwaite Applethwaite Holiday Packages. Photo by Ann Bowker. The imposing Millbeck Towers (see gallery for photo), formerly a Carding Mill, has wonderful, spacious rooms most of which have huge windows with open views across the heart of the Lake District. Stays. Applethwaite is a village in the foot hills of Skiddaw near Keswick in the English Lake District. View Photos The … Luxury apartments in the Lake District don’t come much grander! Skip to main content. Most notably the house was occupied by the famous Cumberland doctor and scientist William Brownrigg (1711-1800) who was renowned for his experiments with mine gas and the art of making common salt. Applethwaite Applethwaite is a village in the foot hills of Skiddaw near Keswick in the English Lake District. Find the best camping pods in Applethwaite, Cumbria & Lake District Packages. The New Lodge is part of the refurbished Applethwaite Hall redevelopment set in beautiful private grounds providing a beautiful and tranquil setting just one mile from Windermere and the perfect location to explore the Lake District beyond. Applethwaite Country House is situated northeast of Portinscale. Underscar, Applethwaite, KESWICK, CA12 4PH. A historic house in a World Heritage landscape! Hotels in Applethwaite Flights to Applethwaite Applethwaite Car Rentals Applethwaite Vacation Packages. A top of the range holiday home sensationally located at the waters edge. Applethwaite is just off the A591, 1 mile (1.6 km) north of Keswick. it is owned by the National Trust, and rented out as self catering accommodation. A spacious 6 person lodge. To the front of the slate mansion, a small lawn leads to the main croquet lawn, fringed with shrubs and trees. The Lake District National Park is a superb choice for a holiday. Applethwaite Lodge. Photo by Ann Bowker. Flights. The United Kingdom may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19. Jul 3, 2018 - Explore Lakelovers's board "Luxury Apartments in the Lakes", followed by 271 people on Pinterest. The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. Theatre by the Lake Theatre by the Lake in Keswick, Cumbria, England is situated on the shores of Derwentwater in the Lake District. The superb garden grounds … Car Rental. Whether you want to experience the city like a tourist or follow the locals, check out this great resource for your trip. Accept. Flights. Nearby are the small hamlets of Millbeck and Ormathwaite. Use up and down arrow keys to navigate suggestions. The Lake District | UK - Duration: 1:54. This attractive and secluded holiday cottage, in Applethwaite near Keswick, is perfect for garden-lovers, and great for families too. Things to do. Applethwaite & Millbeck from Latrigg The villages of Applethwaite and Millbeck nestle at the foot of the south facing slope of Skiddaw - which at over 3000ft is one of the highest mountains in the Lake District. 502 m (1,647 ft) Prominence. [1] Applethwaite Lodge (6P) Applethwaite Lodge is brand new for 2019. … It is in the Borough of Allerdale and the county of Cumbria, and forms part of the civil parish of Underskiddaw, which has a population of 282. Most walkers will know Applethwaite as the starting point for the walk up Skiddaw. They are about 1 and 2 miles respectively from Keswick. Call direct on: Tel 015394 37417. I did the walk on a last morning in the Lake District before returning to North Yorkshire. More travel. Wainwright says “if I were asked by a stranger to the district to recommend a single climb that would give him a superb panorama I would send him up Skiddaw” and he describes the view from Skiddaw Little Man reached en route to Skiddaw as “the most beautiful and comprehensive view of the Lake District”. Keswick, Derwent Water and the Newlands Fells . View Photos. Applethwaite has fascinating history, in the late eighteenth century woollen goods were produced in the area and the remains of old corn mills can still be found today. Support. Taking up the lion’s share of the north-western county of Cumbria, the region has been popular with visitors since Victorian times, and it’s the only place to find mountains in England. Pet friendly. The hope was that is would enable Wordsworth to build a house, and so live close to Coleridge, then at Greta Hall in Keswick. With some stained glass windows creating a warm luxurious setting for you to enjoy site cookies... 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