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Cockleshell Cottage

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Haverigg, near Millom, Cumbria
Grade 4 Star rating
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms2
Bathrooms2
Pets 2

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Description

Aptly named ‘Cockleshell’ sits adjacent to the harbour on the Cumbrian Coastal Way with lovely views of the estuary from the balcony.

Cockleshell Cottage is situated in Haverigg, adjacent to the harbour, the sandy beach, and the Cumbrian Coastal Way. A terraced holiday home in a great location, not far from Coniston, Windermere and Muncaster Castle where you can visit the World Owl Centre and the famous Muncaster Ghosts. Visit Ravenglass and take the steam train and explore the Lakeland fells. Alternatively, visit Lancaster or Carlisle by train (station 1¼ miles). Tourist attractions, walking and cycle paths right on your doorstep. There is a horse riding centre 3½ miles away with hill and beach riding available for all ages and abilities. Sea fishing from the beach at Silecroft is only 4½ miles to the north. Shop, pub and restaurant 110 yards.

Ground Floor:
Bedroom 1:
With kingsize bed and Freeview TV and DVD player.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Open tread stairs to...
First Floor:
Living room:
With electric coal-effect fire, Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player and French doors leading to balcony.
Kitchen/dining room: Galley style with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Second Floor:
Bedroom 2:
With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack. Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Balcony. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. Please note: There is a river 20 yards away.

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Features

  • Dishwasher
    Dishwasher
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Sea View
    Sea View
  • Horse Riding Nearby
    Horse Riding Nearby
  • Stairgate
    Stairgate
  • Decorated at Christmas
    Decorated at Christmas
  • Wifi
    Wifi
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby
    Fishing Nearby
  • Green Scheme
    Green Scheme
  • Coastal within 1 mile
    Coastal within 1 mile
  • Coastal within 3 miles
    Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
    Coastal within 5 miles
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 5

    25/07/2017
    Confirmed guest, 15/07/2017
    The Cottage had a pleasant outlook, and the open plan living/kitchen area was comfortable. However, the quality and condition of the fittings was generally poor, apart from 2 comfortable leather sofas. The downstairs bedroom was very basic and the downstairs shower room was very poor; the toilet flush was not working properly and we had to use the second floor toilet for a lot of the time. The water was constantly running into the pan and eventually we had to turn off the water supply to the downstairs w.c. as the noise of the running water was annoying. The shower was very small and the tray slippery, the floor coverings were in poor condition in both bathrooms. There was also a lot of evidence of damp in the downstairs, including on the blinds in the main bedroom and mould in the shower cubicle.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner:- Thank you for your feedback from your stay at Cockleshell cottage. I have only recently acquired the cottage and some of the things you mention are on the 'things to do' list' when the season is over in particular updating the bathroom flooring and checking the sea facing bedroom wall. The downstairs shower is actually quite new but in the light of your comments I have replaced non-slip mats both inside and outside the cubicle. It is a pity you only mentioned the toilet problem on the last day of your visit as we could have called the plumber earlier as he took only a few minutes to rectify it, but thank you for turning off the water supply. I'm sorry it spoiled some of your enjoyment of your holiday.

  • 10

    21/01/2017
    Confirmed guest, 20/01/2017
    had lovely time here in cottage with fab views and walks


  • 10

    21/12/2016
    Confirmed guest, 10/12/2016
    We were so sad to leave ! It's a really beautiful place, and the cottage is very comfortable.


  • 10

    19/11/2016
    Confirmed guest, 12/11/2016
    Lovely comfortable cottage with excellent views little jem


  • 8

    13/11/2016
    Confirmed guest, 05/11/2016
    Lovely warm cottage with a nice welcome pack


  • 8

    06/10/2016
    Confirmed guest, 24/09/2016
    There were only the bare necessities, not enough cutlery, plates and no bottle opener. Outside light did not work

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your comments. We are sorry to hear that this guest was not entirely happy during his stay. The kitchen area is small as the photos show, and in order to provide a dishwasher and retain space for foodstuffs, we had to compromise on cupboard space. The cottage sleeps 4, but 6 of everything is provided, except for mugs, of which there are 12. We are sorry he couldn’t find a bottle opener and a corkscrew - perhaps a previous guest had replaced it in a less than obvious place?

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