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Skiddaw. 5 star Lake District eco cottage

  • Skiddaw
    Skiddaw
    Skiddaw
    Southwaite Green's magnificent setting
    Open plan living and dinine
    Snug area
    Kitchen
    Property description
    Cockermouth
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
    £50 off 2015 prices for bookings made before 31 January 2015

    Southwaite Green consists of four cottages developed in 2007 by the owner, who lives on site, to an extremely high standard. The properties sit on Paddle Beck giving a peaceful ambience together with 10 acres of grounds including newly planted woodland, wildlife meadow, pond and arboretum. Consequently there is an abundance of wildlife including deer, foxes, red squirrels, badgers and the occasional kingfisher that visits the beck.

    The cottages have an abundance of local timber used by local craftsmen to retain the traditional character and wherever possible used the original timbers from the barn. They have been painstakingly converted using “green design and technologies” with ground and air source heat pumps to power the und...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Deck
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK178505 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night Per week Per month
    Default - - 7 nights
    $104
    £66
    $722
    £460
    $1,883
    £1,200
      Nov 1, 2014 Dec 19, 2014 7 nights
    $104
    £66
    $722
    £460
    --
      Dec 20, 2014 Dec 26, 2014 7 nights
    $155
    £99
    $1,083
    £690
    --
      Dec 27, 2014 Jan 2, 2015 7 nights
    $168
    £107
    $1,177
    £750
    --
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    To book, go to the web site: www.southwaitegreen.co.uk and fill in the Booking Form. We will respond as quickly as we can.

    Pets £20 per week or short stay
    Folding bed £35

    Towels, bed linen and all power included in prices

    Towels, bed linen and all power included in price
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Southwaite Green is in an area of peace and tranquillity in the Lorton Vale, almost mid-way between Cockermouth and Lorton both 3 miles away, Keswick is 9 miles to the east. Within a short drive are the less frequented western lakes Crummock Water, Loweswater, Buttermere and Ennerdale, winner of Britains Best View. There are ample walking and cycling opportunities from the door and a wealth of shops and restaurants can be found in both Cockermouth and Keswick.

    www.southwaitegreen.co.uk
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Panorama1...
Nailsea
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We have stayed in the Lake District a few times now and decided on this occasion to stay in the countryside of Cumbria rather than by one of the more popular lakes which we have enjoyed but wanted to try something different. We loved the accommodation and the natural grounds which we very much enjoyed coming back to after a... more

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Saddleworth
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

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sheila c...
Lancaster, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We had a wonderful week self-catering at Southwaite Green at the beginning of April. On arrival Marna gave us a most friendly welcome. The accommodation was very comfortable and well equipped. We quickly got used to its efficient eco underfloor heating! The upside down living is an excellent idea to take full advantage of the great views of farmland and... more

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Owner
Marna McMillin
+44 1900 821055
Speaks English
Listed since : Feb 2010
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
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