Steeped in ancient history, this beautiful hideaway oozes character with un quantifiable charm which blends so effortlessly with 21st century modernisation.

Hawkshead is pedestrianised with meandering cobbled alleyways leading to quaint old inns, charming tea rooms and cafes and the village is circumscribed by excellent walks where Miss Potter never felt so close.

If searching for true Westmorland life in a pretty cottage to enjoy a perfect holiday at any time of the year then look no further than Ducklin Cottage.