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Pepper Cottage, Knipe Fold, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0PU

Description of the holiday cottage

Based in the hamlet of Knipe Fold, just 3 miles from Ambleside, Pepper Cottage offer you the perfect base to truely experience the beautiful Lake District.

Recently refurbished, the cottage offers a massive open plan living space, a luxurious master bedroom with ensuite, a generous twin room and wetroom.

Best Features

Location is everything is the Lakes and Pepper Cottage is ideally situated, in a rural hamlet overlooking an unspoilt valley.

Despite it's rural location, there are two pubs within walking distance, shops in the nearby Hawkshead, walks on the door step and exhilarating bike track in the Grizdale Forest just 1 miles away.

Having been completely refurbished in 2015, Pepper Cottage has all the modern features that will give your holiday that special edge, including: Smart TV with surround sound, WiFi and underfloor heating.

Here is a breakdown of why we think Pepper Cottage is perfect for your get away.

Kitchen

The Granite topped kitchen, is a great place to cook, eat and enjoy quality time. Featuring a peninsular seating area for four, great views to the mountains at the front and neatly fitted Bosch appliances including a modern induction hob.

Living Room

Seamlessly joined with the kitchen, to create a 50sqm open plan living area and patio, via large bi-fold doors, this is a grand and exciting hub for your holiday.

NB: There is a double sofa bed in the living area allowing an extra 2 people to stay.

Master Bedroom

The master bedroom is warm and bright with spectacular views over the valley and a king-sized bed, making it perfect for couples' getaways and family holidays alike.

Ensuite

Off the master bedroom is a beautiful ensuite, which adds a little extra luxury to your holiday. With a walk-in waterfall shower and freestanding bath, from which you can gaze upon the uninterrupted view, it's the perfect place to unwind after a days activities.

Second Bedroom

Featuring two single beds, the twin room is spacious, comfortable and minimalist making it suitable for all ages to enjoy.

Wetroom

With a custom cut mirror, floor to ceiling tiles and a seamless waterfall shower the wetroom is a modern and functional bathroom.

Outdoor Space

The south facing patio, links seamlessly with the rest of the living space, offering the perfect location to catch the rays by day and BBQ by night. In addition there is a gravelled area and garden which surrounds the cottage, making it perfect for dogs and children to play in.

The Area

Located in the idilic and accessible South Lakes, Pepper Cottage lies between Ambleside and picturesque Hawkshead village, in the cosy hamlet of Knipefold. Overlooking a green, pleasant valley to a tarn topped hill, with an abundance of walks, attractions and pubs on the doorstep it is the prefect rural location.

- The Outgate Inn, within just 1 mile's walk.

- Hawkshead only 1.5 miles away with local services, shops and pubs.

- Walks on the doorstep.

- 1 mile to the Grizedale Forest.

Sleeps: from 2 to 6

Pets: Yes

Contact Details

Contact Name: Giles Coley

Telephone: 077756 42241

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Reviews


Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 08/2017
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Pepper Cottage is a fantastic place to stay while visiting the Lake District. Its location is really beautiful (with lovely views) and central, giving easy access to Hawkshead, Ambleside and Coniston. The cottage is very comfortable and warm, and extremely clean, and the surrounding enclosed garden was perfect for our little dog. Will and Giles were super friendly, helpful and easy to communicate with. Highly recommended!

Make up of party:  Two couples and a dog
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Review Added by: Kyle Smith Review Added: 16.08.2017
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Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 07/2017
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What a lovely chilled out cottage. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay here and didn't want to leave. Sat out the back, and not hearing seagulls was bliss. Very clean, open plan and very spacious for a two bed cottage. Can not wait to come back. Loved every minute. Thanks Will.

Make up of party:  Family.
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Review Added by: Jen Hart Review Added: 13.07.2017
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4 of 5 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 12/2016
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We enjoyed a three night stay at Pepper Cottage. The cottage was spotlessly clean with towels, tea towel, oven gloves, dish cloth, washing up liquid and dishwasher tablets provided. The bed linen, duvets and pillows were of a high quality and the beds were very comfortable. It is situated in a lovely quiet hamlet with fabulous open views to the rear. We found it very convenient for many local walks. We also visited the Outgate Inn and the Drunken Duck which can both be recommended. We would definitely return to the cottage and would have no hesitation in recommending it to others.

Make up of party:  Couple
Cleanliness: exceptional Location: exceptional
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Review Added by: Susanclegg Review Added: 13.12.2016
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2 of 5 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 11/2016
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Our party consisted of my husband & our 2 daughters (they came for the weekend)

We regularly visited Pepper Cottage over a period of 13 years, on occasion we were there twice year with the previous owners so we knew the layout of the cottage.. When we arrived at the "new" Pepper Cottage, our first impression was "Wow" It was hard to believe it was the same cottage, the feeling of space was amazing. The new owners had obviously spent a great deal of time & money completely refurbishing,the whole house. It has been completely modernised to a very high standard. The greatest surprise was by the addition of an luxurious en-suite, which was previously the "boiler room "

I would strongly like to add the Coley family were very helpful, in that if we had any problems they attended to our queries promptly.

The greatest compliment we could give Pepper Cottage is we are already planning our 2017 holiday at Pepper Cottage

Make up of party:  My husband & I for 9 nightsOur daughters for 2 nights
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Review Added by: Izzi Review Added: 18.11.2016
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4 of 4 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 09/2016
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We have very much enjoyed our stay in Pepper cottage. Great location for all outdoor activities. We brought our dog with us and it was just perfect. Very comfortable stay. Thank you! Wouldn't hesitate to come back or recommend it!

Make up of party:  A couple plus a friend for a few days
Cleanliness: good Location: good
Facilities: exceptional Views: exceptional
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Review Added by: mirkahiggins Review Added: 03.11.2016
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2 of 4 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 06/2016
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We have just spent a wonderful honeymoon week at Pepper Cottage. The accommodation is of the highest standard with a wonderful view and peace and tranquillity all around. We will definitely return.

Make up of party:  Couple
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Review Added by: Lorraine Review Added: 04.07.2016
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8 of 13 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 04/2016
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Truly special little place! Felt completely spoilt during our visit and the cottage is finished to an impeccable standard. Great open plan kitchen living area for cooking and relaxing after a long day in the hills and bathroom is pure luxury. Also really well located for walking, we did Old Man of Coniston and Hellvelyn which were just a short drive from the house. Would definitely recommend and return.

Make up of party:  Couple
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Review Added by: LBo93 Review Added: 19.04.2016
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9 of 18 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 04/2016
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A gorgeous well presented cottage in a fabulous location. The cottage has been finished with exceptional taste with all the amenities.

Make up of party:  2 adults 2 teenagers
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Review Added by: Kathycm Review Added: 10.04.2016
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12 of 16 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 02/2016
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This cottage was a very comfortable and luxurious base to explore and enjoy the Lake District from. Everything from the views to the facilities in the cottage were excellent and we will definitely be back! [Added at Editor's discretion since it appears to be a helpful review and the reviewer has been authenticated]

Make up of party:  Friends
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Review Added by: mych editor Review Added: 21.02.2016
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Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 01/2016
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We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Pepper Cottage. The accommodation is in a lovely location and is very modern, spacious and clean. All the facilities in the cottage are finished to a high specification with comfortable beds and superb showers. Giles and Will are excellent hosts, responding to issues quickly and positively.

Make up of party:  My husband and I were joined by my son and daughter-in-law
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Review Added by: Jude Review Added: 05.01.2017
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7 of 13 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 11/2015
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A perfect little cottage in a great location.A great deal of thought and effort has obviously gone in to providing all that you could possibly need to enjoy your stay,only wish we could have stayed longer,but we will most definitely be returning.

Make up of party:  Family of 4
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Review Added by: pogosmum Review Added: 15.11.2015
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8 of 19 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 08/2015
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A lovely cottage with great accommodation in an idyllic setting. [Added at Editor's discretion since it appears to be a helpful review and the reviewer has been authenticated]

Make up of party:  Family
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Review Added by: mych editor Review Added: 17.09.2015
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18 of 31 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 07/2015
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The cottage is in a lovely setting, a quiet hamlet ideally located only about 10 minutes from Hawkshead. A great base from which to explore the lakes. It is very modern and finished to high standard with a luxurious and comfortable feel. We particularly appreciated the fabulous showers when we got back from our long walks.

Make up of party:  Couple
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Review Added by: mych editor Review Added: 28.07.2015
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15 of 30 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 07/2015
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This cottage was well laid out with a high finish specification. It was excellent comfort to relax on the sofa with a glass of wine and watch the TV after a day of walking in the hills.

Make up of party:  Couple
Cleanliness: exceptional Location: exceptional
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Review Added by: mych editor Review Added: 02.08.2015
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