Sledbank Cottage in the Hill Silecroft


Sledbank Cottage In The Hill Silecroft is a luxurious home from home, effortlessly combining traditional features such as oak beams, woodburning stove and Belfast sink, with contemporary living, set in an area of peace and tranquillity, away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Tucked away down a private driveway, surrounded by fresh sea air, you will find the charming annex, perfect for a romantic break or for two friends looking for a base from which to relax and unwind. The cottage is equipped with everything needed to enjoy a self catering holiday, rustle up your favourite meal in the well equipped kitchen then head to the local pub to enjoy local craft ales. Lazy sunny days can be enjoyed in the patio area, dine al fresco or enjoy the soothing bubbles of the hot tub, after dark the stars put on a magical twinkling show. The cottage is located at the foot of Black Combe with magnificent views from the summit, on a clear day you can see across to the Isle of Man, Scotland and Wales. Silecroft also has one of Cumbria’s finest beaches within walking distance and is also on the British coastal path popular with visitors to the area. A warm welcome awaits all guests to Cottage In The Hill.

Sledbank Cottage In The Hill has under floor heating throughout. The warm and cosy, oak beamed lounge has a comfy leather sofa and armchair positioned around the wood burning stove and Smart TV, perfect for snuggling on chilly evenings whilst watching your favourite programmes. The kitchen is equipped with everything needed to rustle up a delicious meal including an electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, larder size fridge/freezer and microwave, which can be enjoyed on the dining table in the lounge, alfresco in the garden or at the breakfast bar in the kitchen.

On the first floor you will find the bedroom with beams in a vaulted ceiling and super king size bed which can be converted to twin beds on request. Luxurious bathroom with roll top bath, separate walk in shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.

Electric, basket of logs, bed linen, towels and dressing gowns provided. Wi-Fi available. Private parking for car. The patio garden is approached by steps with outdoor dining furniture and hot tub

Silecroft is a charming village nestled in the scenic landscape of Cumbria with one of Cumbria’s finest beaches, close to Millom. With its rich history, natural beauty, and warm community atmosphere, Silecroft is the perfect destination for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. The RSPB Hodbarrow Nature Reserve, a former iron ore mine turned wildlife sanctuary, is a fascinating testament to the areas industrial past. The ruins of Millom Castle offer a glimpse into medieval times, and the local museums provide insights into the area's heritage. The area is a peaceful escape from city life, the tranquil beaches along the Coast invite you to unwind and enjoy the soothing sound of waves crashing against the shore whilst you take a leisurely stroll along the beach, breathing in the fresh sea air. The surrounding countryside is also perfect for cycling and horseback riding, allowing you to explore the region at your own pace. From the village, you can easily explore the beauty of the Lake District National Park, with its rolling hills, serene lakes, and picturesque vistas. Whether you're an avid hiker or simply enjoy leisurely walks, there are trails for every level of adventurer. Watersport enthusiasts can enjoy kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding or even take a leisurely cruise around the lake or lagoon. For the days you want to stay closer to home, Muncaster Castle and Gardens open their doors to visitors and have a Hawk and Owl Centre where you can watch the birds take flight. The La’al Ratty takes you from Ravenglass to Eskdale where you can take a stroll to Stanley Ghyll Waterfall.

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