6 Bedrooms £830,000

Low Nest Studios, Castlerigg, Keswick Under Offer


Comprising 3 holiday studios with separate 3 bedroom owners accommodation, 2 acres - plus option to buy an attached 5 bedroom farmhouse and further 2 acres. Low Nest Studios lies in the National Park. within a dramatic Lake District landscape with extraordinary panoramic views.  Long established and successful Lake District lifestyle business offering dog friendly holiday accommodation business.

Low Nest Studios is set on an elevated site within a dramatic Lake District landscape with extraordinary panoramic views down Naddle Valley to the front, and dramatic views of Blencathra to the rear. Located in the National Park in a prime location just outside of Keswick, it comprises a long established and successful Lake District guest house and holiday accommodation business with an integral spacious owner’s home.  A successful lifestyle business, with further potential for development.

Low Nest has been a family business since 1922, with the trade goodwill that this implies and with high levels of occupancy.  In recent years the offering has been extended to include three self catering studio apartments, Dollywagon, White Side and Raise.  The studios are currently marketed as ‘dog friendly’ accommodation for couples, with kennelling and a dog agility field available, and have proved very popular.   The property is set within stunning countryside, with walks for all abilities available directly from the doorstep.

The owner residence is a generous barn conversion with impressive double height living space, three/four bedrooms and three bathrooms.  The layout of the barn offers flexibility of use and potential for an additional self contained ground floor studio apartment.   Adjoining the barn is a sizeable outbuilding/workshop, offering further conversion potential (subject to planning consents).

NOTE:  
The attached farmhouse, Pyet House, is available to purchase by separate negotiation, having five ensuite bedrooms which have previously been let as bed and breakfast rooms and which provide business growth potential.  For full details on the accommodation which is currently offered, please visit www.dogfriendlylakedistrict.co.uk

Low Nest is set in a prime location at the heart of the northern Lake District National Park at the head of the stunning Naddle Valley. The accommodation is surrounded by rural Lakeland scenery and yet only two miles from the centre of Keswick, with shops, restaurants and other leisure facilities.  

There are superb fell walks on the doorstep and Thirlmere and Derwentwater are both a short distance away.  The Central Lakes are also within easy reach making this an ideal base for exploring this beautiful World Heritage Site.

Services 
Mains electricity 
Shared private spring water supply
Drainage to a private Klargester
drainage system on site
Oil fired central heating

Council Tax
Studios: Business Rated
Owner accommodation: Band A

Getting to Low Nest Studios
From M6 J40 (Penrith) take the A66 towards Keswick for approx 15 miles then take the slip road signposted A591 Windermere.  At the second T junction, turn left up the hill following the A591 towards Windermere.  In one mile you will be at the top of the hill and see some trees on the roadside on the left and a lane signposted to the Stone Circle.  From here Low Nest is the second turning on the left, about 400m down the hill.

Address: Low Nest Studios, Castlerigg, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4TF

To view: Strictly by appointment only with Fine & Country
Telephone 01768 869007  
email northlakes@fineandcountry.com

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