Swinside Cottage accommodation summary

Ground Floor

Bathroom with shower
Lounge and dining area with woodburner
Open tread stairs

First Floor

Double mezzanine bedroom


Small garden area and gravelled driveway
Shared sitting out area in owners next door garden
Enclosed front garden and two enclosed paddocks available for dogs to be exercised off leads
Shed for storage of wood, bikes and boots


Gravelled driveway with parking

Other Info

Towels will be provided
The house is heated by gas central heating
2 dogs are welcome at an additional charge of £20.00 per dog
The cottage is non-smoking

Logs included
Woodburner in lounge (this needs to be kept well stocked in winter to fuel heating) Please note this is the only source of heating in the cottage.
The cottage is heated by radiators supplied by the wood stove. Electric heaters are also available to use when at the cottage. 
2 small dogs by arrangement but to be kept off furniture and not allowed upstairs
Tiled or wood floors throughout
The property is an annex attached to the owner's house
The owners of this cottage will be providing a Christmas tree and decorations for the festive season
The owners of the cottage will consider short breaks, for more information please contact the office for more information.

General Description

The rear door leads into the well equipped kitchen, with tiled floor, electric hob and oven and fridge. There is also a washer dryer and a DAB radio. A small hallway leads off from the kitchen to the lounge and bathroom. The bathroom has washbasin, w.c. and shower cubicle.

The characterful cosy lounge has a wooden ceiling with beams and a large woodburner which also heats the hot water and provides the central heating. There is an immersion heater for boosting the supply of hot water. In the lounge there are comfortable armchairs and a sofa, and a dining table and chairs. There is a wall mounted LCD TV with built in DVD player.

Open tread stairs lead up to the double mezzanine bedroom with a small window to the front and velux windows to the rear. The bedroom features original roof beams and a wooden floor. It is decorated with a wooden bed, wardrobe, full length mirror and chest of drawers. Ennerdale Water can occasionally be glimpsed from the bedroom window.

The cottage walls are decorated throughout with large framed photographs of the Lake District.

To the outside is the gravelled driveway with parking, small garden and use of sitting out area in owner's garden next door. A shed (used as a wood store) is also useful for storing bikes and outdoor gear. The owner has an enclosed front garden and two paddocks that you are welcome to make use of for exercising your dogs off leads. Please contact the owner for more information. There are lake views from the driveway and the paddocks.