Lydia's Cottages were built in the late 1800s to house bobbin mill workers.
Please note for supermarket deliveries the exact postal address is:- Lydia's River Cottage, No 8 Lydia's Cottages, Penrith Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4JY.
The satnav coordinates are 54°36'17.77" West 03°07' 22.41" West.
Parking for the cottage is private, off road and large enough for two cars.
WiFi is complementary and unlimited approx 16Mbps.
Lydia's River Cottage is open plan downstairs, fully central heated with a remote control living flame gas stove to provide a nice cosy focal point on cooler days. There is a 40 inch Smart Super HDTV and a DAB radio.
The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, washing machine, fridge freezer, oven with ceramic hob above and a microwave oven.
There is a tumble dryer shared with Riverside Cottage located in a small store room, out of the front door, turn left and it is just through the gate on the left.
The rear door leads onto a large riverside patio directly above the river Greta, which is private and has river views.
Relaxed outdoor dining (weather permitting) can be combined with wildlife viewing. Ducks, goldeneye, mergansers, herons, white throated dippers and grey wagtails are common and the rarer sightings include kingfishers and otters.
Upstairs there are two bedrooms - a double bedroom to the rear of the property which overlooks the river and a twin bedded room to the front with views over the rooftops to Walla Crag.
The shower room washbasin and toilet are upstairs, as the cottage has no bath we installed a large shower with choice of rainfall or normal showering.
The cottage is central heated throughout.
Bed linen, tea towels and hand towels, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, hair dryer and a homemade cake are all included in the price as are all utility costs.
Towels are not supplied but are available to hire at a cost of £4.00 per week (two towels per person).
Sorry, no smoking and no pets.
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