Shoremeadow, extensively refurbished, is set 150 metres from a beautiful, secluded sandy beach and enjoys a idyllic position in this tranquil south western corner of the Lakes where the mountains meet the sea.The cottage is a two minute drive from the peaceful village of Silecroft. It has stunning westerly views over the Irish Sea to the Isle of Man and easterly views to Blackcoombe Fell. The beach extends for miles in both directions and is perfect for dog walking, lazy days building sand castles or taking to the sea for fishing.
The cottage has two double bedrooms and has been furnished and equipped to provide a real home from home. There is a spacious dine in kitchen which opens to patio area with outside furniture, large living room with two sofas and wood burner, plus a separate dining room with French doors to the garden. The property has a large, enclosed lawned garden ideal for young children and dogs. There is private parking for two cars.
Blackcoombe, the closest of the Lake District fells is only two miles away and all westerly fells are within easy reach offering great walking for all abilities. Nearby attractions include, Cumbria Heavy Horses, BHS Approved riding centre offering fell and beach rides on Clydesdale and Shire horses; Watersports centre at Port Haverigg; Millom Folk Museum featuring the iron mining heritage of the town and a display dedicated to local poet and writer Norman Nicholson; RAF Millom Museum which houses a collection of aircraft and memorabilia; South Lakeland Animal Park home to tigers, lions, white rhino, giraffe and lots of monkeys; Historic Muncaster Castle, with stunning gardens and many seasonal special events, also home of the World Owl Trust; Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway where you can ride a steam train through some of the most beautiful scenery in the lake district; Millstones farmshop and gallery at nearby Bootle also offers breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas. Short beautiful drives take you to nearby Coniston, with Ruskin Museum which also houses geology and copper mining exhibits, the boating centre and bluebird cafe, or Whitehaven, Cumbria’s oldest harbour, where the Rum Story exhibition gives a fresh view on the town and the Beacon with five floors of interactive exhibits, powerful telescopes, and seafaring displays provides a fun family day out
Ground Floor: Property is all on ground floor level with oil central heating and wood burner in living room comprising:
Lounge: With Freeview TV, DVD, i-pod dock, CD/radio and wood burning stove (initial supply of logs provided).
Dining room: With dining table and seating for four. French windows leading to the garden
Kitchen: With dining table and seating for four, electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with freezer compartment.
Utility room: With washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 1: With double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and views of the Irish Sea.
Bedroom 2: With double bed, wardrobe, views of Blackcoombe Fell.
Bathroom: With bath, stand alone shower, WC and wash basin.
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included, plus basket of logs for wood burner. Cot and highchair available.Large, enclosed lawned garden, decking area with table and seating. BBQ. Off road parking for two cars.