Lorton, Cumbria CA13 0RF

Call: (+44) 1900 821055

Mail: info@southwaitegreen.co.uk

Lorton, Cumbria CA13 0RF Call: (+44) 1900 821055 Mail: info@southwaitegreen.co.uk




Some images in the videos are out of date. New up to date modern furnishings have been added to the rooms in the last few years.

Buttermere is a ground floor 2 bedroom cottage which has been thoughtfully adapted for disabled living.

  • Two double bedrooms, one with wheelchair turning space. Each having a 5ft bed.
  • Single folding beds are available for an extra charge of £35 per bed per week.
  • Organic mattresses, bedding, towels and handmade guest soap are provided.
  • Hairdryer.
  • Wet room adapted for wheelchair user, with walk in shower with pull down seat and disabled facilities including emergency cord.
  • Drying cabinet for outdoor clothes.
  • Log burning stove with logs and kindling provided. 
  • Traditional furnishings with full length windows in living area.
  • Free Wi Fi, TV, DVD Player, IPod Docking Station and CD Player.
  • Slate floors throughout with under floor heating.   
  • Fully equipped Oak kitchen with lower level work surface for wheelchair users.
  • Double oven electric cooker with ceramic hob, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, eco kettle and toaster.
  • Seating available in kitchen.
  • Oak dining table seats 4 and overlooks garden. 
  • Terrace with garden furniture. (in season)
  • Parking outside front door with reversing space.
  • 10 acres of enclosed landscaped grounds with pond and summer house.
  • Short tennis/badminton grass court.
  • Barbeque area. 
  • Laundry room on site with washer and tumble dryer.
  • Iron and ironing board.
  • Recycling facilities.
  • Dog friendly.
  • Smoking is not permitted in the cottage. No naked flames are allowed in the cottage.
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The open plan living area has extra space for wheelchairs.It is traditionally furnished and features a fireplace built with stone and timber from the original barn. A log burning stove with a generous supply of logs and kindling gives a cosy ambience.

Bedroom furniture can be re arranged by request.

The cottage has a drying cabinet for outdoor clothes as well as it’s own pull out drier on the wall outside the cottage.

The terrace enjoys views over the beck, arboretum and surrounding Lake District countryside.

Children of all ages are welcome and we can provide cots, high chairs and stair gates if required.

Southwaite Green is pet friendly. Well behaved dogs are allowed and they will love to explore the 10 acres of landscaped enclosed grounds.Please remember that this is sheep country and you will need to keep the dog under control at all times.There is an extra charge of £3 per pet per day. Water and feeding  bowls can be provided and dog walking and dog sitting services by arrangement. Please can you pick up after your dog and ensure that they are kept off the furniture.

You can book more than one of our cottages at a time for a family or a group holiday.In total, there is sleeping capacity for up to 20 people.

Short breaks are available all the year round.

Claim a 10% discount if you arrive by public transport. We will collect you from Cockermouth.

Ask for the Access Statement if you require it.


Buttermere Floor Plan: