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Some images in the videos are out of date.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.

  • 2 bedrooms each with en suite shower, one with a double, one with twin (can be made into a super king size ) beds on the ground floor.
  • 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.
  • Drying cabinet for outdoor clothes.
  • Modern furnishings with leather sofa’s and oak furniture.
  • Free Wi Fi, TV, DVD Player, IPod Docking Station, CD Player.
  • Fully equipped Oak kitchen.
  • Double electric with ceramic hob, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, eco kettle and toaster.
  • Oak dining table seats 4.
  • Decked patio with garden furniture (in season).
  • 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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Skiddaw has two bedrooms with luxurious en suite shower rooms downstairs. One has a double bed and the other has twin beds. The twin beds can be joined together to make a super king size bed if required.

Let us know on your booking if you require twin or double beds, so that the room can be prepared for you. The beds and mattresses can be joined together to make a super king size or made up individually as twins.

Single folding beds are available for an extra charge of £35 per bed per week.

There is a drying cabinet in the hallway for outdoor clothes and a pull out drier on the wall outside the cottage.

Skiddaw has slate flooring on the lower level and oak floors upstairs with under floor heating throughout.

Upstairs there is an open plan living, kitchen and dining area with a snug built into the traditional barn doors, which overlooks the courtyard and out towards the Western Fells. The modern furnished living area has comfy leather sofa’s where you can view the Buttermere fells. 

You can enjoy views of Skiddaw and the North Lake fells from the decked patio outside the dining area.

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 enclosed landscaped grounds.Please remember that this is sheep country and you will need to keep your dog under control at all times. There is an extra charge of £3 per pet per day. Water and feeding bowls can be provided as well as dog walking and dog sitting services by arrangement. Please pick up after your dog and please ensure that they are kept off the furniture.

You can book more than one of our cottages at a time for a family or 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 an Access Statement if you require it.



Skiddaw Floor Plan: