Set in the hamlet of Little Langdale in the stunning valley with the same name, and situated between the breath taking Coniston Fells to the south and the Langdale Fells to the north, Wetherlam View is located in the very heart of the Lake District. This modern, detached property has been finished to a high standard by its owners and offers great quality in a stunning location.
The L shaped lounge offers triple aspect views across the valley and has a cosy log burning stove. The large kitchen/dinner is a real focal point and the owner claims the view from the kitchen sink to be one of the finest in Britain! The large dining table provides a great place for friends and family to gather and socialise. The bedrooms are well appointed and offer a welcoming retreat after a day on the fells.
Little Langdale offers beautiful mountain views in every direction and is a walkers paradise with walks of all levels direct from the door, The nearby Slater’s Bridge is one of the most photographed views in the Lake District and is only a short walk from the cottage, as is the awesome Cathedral Cave. Relax for a local beer and home cooked food in the neighbouring, family run, Three Shires Inn, a popular Lakeland Hostelry and the focal point of the valley. Little Langdale offers a selection of routes for those with mountain bikes, and if you have your eye on the high fells, Coniston Old Man, Wetherlam and Swirl Howe can all be reached from the path that starts just across the lane.
About the cottage
From the parking space, steps lead up to the front door and porch. In the hallway there is plenty of space for coats and boots. The kitchen/diner is well appointed with beautiful views across the valley and offers a breakfast bar if you just can’t take your eyes off the view, and a large dining table ideal for spending an evening with friends over dinner.
A few more steps from the hallway lead to the triple aspect lounge, complete with cosy log stove, reading area, TV and views to the fells. On the same levelare three bedrooms: choose from either king size double bedroom, a single bedroom or a double room which also has its’ own lounge with a TV and games console, great for children, teenagers or someone looking for somewhere quiet to read or watch TV. The family bathroom offers a bath with power shower over and there is also a separate shower room.
A final few stairs lead to the master bedroom with king size bed and amazing views of Little Langdale.
To the front of the property, to take advantage of the views, there is a south facing patio area with bistro furniture: an ideal spot to enjoy a drink on a summers evening. Outside there is parking for two cars whilst the garage offers secure storage for mountain bikes and canoes.
Please note that this property is built against the hillside and there are steps up to and throughout the property.
Saturday changeover – sleeps 8 plus cot
Detached Lakeland Property
2 King Size bedrooms
1 Double bedroom
1 twin bedroom
1 Family bathroom
1 Shower Room
Lounge with beautiful panoramic views
Log burning stove
Separate Reading/TV room with games console
Gas central heating
Electric Induction Hob and Oven
Patio with bistro furniture and stunning countryside views
Great location in the heart of Little Langdale Valley
One small dog welcome at an additional charge of £25.00
Private parking for two cars
Garage for mountain bike storage
Great local pub nearby
A holiday home in Little Langdale makes a magical retreat for walking in the Lake District, or simply soaking up the breath taking scenery. The road through the valley winds its way past Little Langdale Tarn beneath the north of the Coniston Fells before it splits to head west over the ancient Wrynose Pass or north passing the beautiful Blea Tarn en-route to Great Langdale.
The Three Shires Inn offers hearty homemade fare and local ales. Walks of all standards abound and the famous Cathedral Cavern and Slaters Bridge are both within easy reach
When you wish to head out and explore the rest of the Lakes, you can pass pretty little Elterwater on your way to Skelwith Bridge and the A593. From here, head south to Coniston or north to Ambleside - a sophisticated village on the northern shores of Lake Windermere.
Prices to stay in Wetherlam View start from £750 pw in low season rising to £1450 pw during peak times.
£855 - £1650
Saturday - Saturday
Full week self catering accommodation.
Saturday - Saturday
New Year Week (now booked)
The Local Area
The valleys of Great and Little Langdale are renowned for spectacular scenery and challenging walks direct from the cottage. Little Langdale has both high and low level walks, and children can have much fun playing and swimming in the river at Slater's Bridge. The famous Cathedral Cave and Slater's Bridge are 15 minutes stroll away and the Three Shires Inn is only a minutes walk for excellent real ales and superb food.
The Lake District has many houses, lakes, boat trips as well as cycle trails and walking routes to keep you entertained at any time of year.
Click here to view our Langdale webcam with views from The Three Shires Inn towards Wetherlam.
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Little Langdale is in the central Lake District, easily accessible from the nearest towns Ambleside and Coniston.
The Langdale area of the Lake District is world renowned for outdoor activities including mountain biking, fell walking and climbing.
With beautiful Lakes throughout the region you'll find lake cruises, steam trains and a wide variety of attractions such as Beatrix Potter's house and John Ruskin's home on the shores of Coniston Water.
On the doorstep you'll find the Three Shires Inn - a typical Lakeland Inn. A little further away in Ambleside you'll find a wide range of restaurants and cafes.
A short drive from Little Fell are 2 well known National Trust sites with accessible walks: Blea Tarn and Tarn Hows.
Little Langdale is approximately 10-15 minutes drive from Ambleside or Coniston. Click on the map below to see our exact location…
Little Fell Cottage
Telephone: 015394 37215
The Three Shires Inn - Little Langdale
A typical Lakeland Inn nestled in the hamlet of Little Langdale, just 5 minutes walk from Little Fell Cottage. Offering a wide selection of local ales from Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales, our popular bar and restaurant offers a welcoming retreat after a day out on the fells. Find out more by visiting our website at www.threeshiresinn.co.uk.