High Winder Cottages offer high quality self-catering accommodation, in peaceful seclusion above the northern reaches of Ullswater. Located near Pooley Bridge, Winder Green is within the grounds of the owners' 17th century house, surrounded by woods and fields, making the location especially tranquil.
Eight people can be accommodated in the cottage, which has the living accommodation upstairs to make the most of the beautiful view – There are 4 bedrooms (2 ensuite) on the ground floor and a spacious sitting room on the first floor.
The peaceful grounds of High Winder provides direct access to the open fells, and attract a wealth of wildlife including resident red squirrels, visiting deer and badgers and numerous birds. Red squirrels are generally seen daily and visitors can also enjoy seeing the owners small herd of Alpaca which graze near the cottages.
There are exceptional panoramic views over the Lowther, Eamont and Eden Valleys towards the distant Pennine hills, whilst a few minutes walk offers a superb view over Ullswater.
Pooley Bridge, Tirril and Askham all have fantastic village pubs. The market town of Penrith 15 minutes away provides excellent shopping facilities, pubs and restaurants, whilst Keswick, considered to be the adventure capital of the Lake District, is a 30-minute drive away.