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Talcomb // Keswick

From: £175 to £425

A variety of self catering apartments and cottages available located in the North Lakes area.…

About the accommodation

Talcomb is one of six cottages converted from a water driven saw mill built circa 1740.

It is situated at the foot of Seldom Seen Revine in the quiet and aptly named hamlet of Seldom Seen, on the outskirts of Thornthwaite Village, Talcomb nestles beside the comb beck overlooking a sparkling waterfall. This can be your starting point for many walks up in to the Winlatter Forest or on the surrounding fells. The larger village of Braithwaite is only one mile away where you can visit a country pub or dine in one of the hotels or bars, or alternatively the bustling market town of Keswick with its many shops, pubs and restaurants is only 3 miles away. There is a regular bus route that runs at the bottom of the road should you not wish to drive or walk

The cottage briefly comprises:

Two bedrooms – one double, one twin

Lounge/Dining Room

Compact Kitchen

Shower Room

Outside Parking

The lounge and dining area has a wonderful cosy feel due to the low ceilings and oak beams and real coal fire.The double glazed window ovelooks the wooded area opposite.This area is equipped with text colour TV,Video player complete with a selection of videos, radio, cassette and CD player,and is furnished with two comfortable settees and a dining table and 4 chairs.


The kitchen has all the pots, pans and utensils you need to make a tasty sandwich or a dinner party for 4. There is a oven and hob, microwave oven, toaster and kettle. There is a washer/dryer should you need it.


The Main double room has views out over Comb Beck and views towards Winlatter Forest this room has a wonderful cosy feel due to the low ceilings and oak beams it is furnished with pine furniture and matching bed linen. The Twin bedroom has views out over the wooded area opposite and again is furnished with pine furniture and matching bed linen.

The bathroom is downstairs and has a shower, toilet and sink. (no bath)


There is a graveled area with space for one car, seating outside the cottage and for those sunny days there is patio furniture in the lounge cupbaord that you can put out

In brief

Sleeps 4 + Cot

Onsite Parking


Walking from the door

Real coal fire

Bed linen included

Tv,video, CD player


Shower room

Well behaved pets allowed

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