Slip away from the hustle and bustle of people and traffic to this secret corner of the Lake District. Easily accessible from the A66, six miles from Keswick, yet tucked away quietly down a narrow farm track on the lower slopes of Sale Fell near the northern end of Bassenthwaite Lake. Riggs Cottage is a traditional Lake District cottage dating back to the 17th century offering comfortable self catering accommodation. The cottage is set in its own delightful cottage garden with a stream running through.
This self catering accommodation is an ideal place from which to explore the northern part of the lake district or simply to "chill out". For the more energetic, there are many walking and mountain biking opportunities right from the door. Riggs Cottage is located near the small hamlet of Routenbeck with the bustling market towns of Keswick and Cockermouth only a short drive away. The renowned Pheasant Inn and Restaurant is located a short walk (half a mile) from the cottage.
For those wishing to keep in touch with the office or simply browse the Internet there is a PC with a 2Mb Broadband connection. You can also connect your own device by cable or WiFi.
■ 4 Bedrooms (2 ensuite)
■ Sleeps 8
■ 7 miles NW of Keswick near Bassenthwaite Lake
■ Sole use Games Barn with Table Tennis & Snooker
■ 4* ETC rating
■ Broadband with WiFi in cottage