Near Howe Cottages – Howe End

  • Sleeps 4
  • Rooms 2
  • Dog Friendly

The Property

Howe End, sleeping up to 4 guests in two bedrooms, sits alongside Howe Top and Grisdale View Cottages. The three separate cottages have been beautifully converted from the former Stable Barn to offer furnishings of a very high standard. It has been thoughtfully designed and has stunning views down to Mungrisdale and Caldbeck Fells.

Set amid 2.5-acres of carefully landscaped gardens and grounds, there is ample parking and equally, space for visitors to relax in a setting second to none for its peace and tranquillity. Near Howe lies at the end of a delightful driveway across rolling Cumbrian farmland, but is within easy reach of the A66, between the lovely Cumbrian market towns of Penrith and Keswick.

Equally close at hand is Ullswater, with Pooley Bridge at the north and Glenridding to the south, while in the opposite direction lies the picturesque village of Mungrisdale, and further at ’Back o’Skidda’ is Caldbeck, the former home of the famous huntsman John Peel.

Planning a special occasion or simply fancy a treat, why not engage Choice Caterers to come in and cater for you and your guests.

Guest will truly enjoy peace and tranquillity.

Accommodation Summary

All on the Ground Floor

  • 3 steps to entrance.
  • Open plan living space.
  • Living area: With electric fire, 32" Freeview TV and DVD player.
  • Dining & Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave and fridge/freezer.
  • Bedroom 1: With double bed.
  • Bedroom 2: With 2'6" twin beds.
  • Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

Things To Note

  • The large, well-tended 2.5-acre gardens with garden furniture strategically placed to benefit from the superb 360-degree views are shared with guests staying at one of the other cottages.
  • Home Shopping deliveries are available through Tesco, Sainsbury's and ASDA.
  • A shared laundry and drying room which houses a large selection of books, games, DVDs and a gas barbecue for alfresco dining.
  • The laundry room with 2 washing machines and a tumble dryer are all coin-operated (£1 for 1 hour)
  • Wi-Fi is available throughout.
  • Cot and highchair available on request.
  • Private parking

Alternative Cottages

Near Howe Cottages comprises of seven cottages, which can be hired individually or together for a fantastic family holiday.

The Location

Guests will benefit from being within very easy reach of the A66, midway between the lovely Cumbrian market town of Penrith and Keswick. Equally close at hand is Ullswater, topped and tailed by Pooley Bridge at the North and Glenridding to the South while in the opposite direction lies the picturesque village of Mungrisdale and further at 'Back o'Skidda' is Caldbeck, the former home of famous huntsman John Peel.

The surrounding area can provide many activities and pastimes, including golf, fishing, pony trekking, boating and walking, from the gentlest of rambles to the most strenuous of fell walks. For the not so energetic, Near Howe is the ideal base from which to tour the magnificent Cumbrian countryside and enjoy the scenic beauty of our lovely Lakeland.

Key locations:

  • Keswick – 8 miles
  • M6 Motorway Junction 40 – 11 miles
  • Windermere – 28 miles
  • Ullswater – 7 miles


Dogs permitted
Dogs permitted
Family Friendly
Family Friendly
Garden / Patio
Garden / Patio
Bed Linen Provided
Bed Linen Provided
Towels Provided
Towels Provided
Washing Machine
Washing Machine
Tumble Dryer
Tumble Dryer


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