Buttermere Cottage at Southwaite Green

Dean, Cockermouth CA13 0RF
£536 - £1800 per week
Apartment, Self catering
Accommodates up to 4 guests
2 bedroom(s)
1 bathroom(s)

Southwaite Green consists of four eco cottages built with an abundance of local timber by local craftsmen that have been given the much acclaimed Gold Award from the Green Tourism Scheme.  All four of the cottages can be booked together for a family or group holiday for up to 20 people.

Buttermere Cottage has been specially adapted with accessibility in mind with level access and interior, and with parking directly outside the front door.  There are two ground floor double bedrooms, one has a wheelchair turning space.  The wheelchair accessible wet room has a step-free shower with fixed handrails, wall-mounted shower seat and hand-held shower. The open plan living area comprises of a well-equipped kitchen which has a lower-level work surface for wheelchair users, a dining area overlooking the garden and a cosy living area with a log burning stove and full length windows. Outside there is a pretty terrace with garden furniture overlooking the beck which enjoys views of the arboretum and surrounding countryside.

Children are welcome and cots, high chairs and stair gates can be provided.  An additional single folding bed will fit in Buttermere for an extra charge of £35 per week.

Southwaite Green is pet friendly. Well behaved dogs are allowed and they will love to explore the 10 acres of enclosed landscaped grounds. There is an extra charge of £3 per pet per day

Southwaite Green lies on the North Western edge of the Lake District, 5 minutes from Cockermouth and 20 to 30 minutes from Keswick, driving. Cockermouth is a lovely 40 minute walk across the fields, beside the river.

Cockermouth is a beautiful little Georgian town with art galleries, museums, cafes, pubs and its own auction house, as well as shops and a supermarket. Keswick is a popular tourist destination on Derwentwater, a little larger than Cockermouth, with plenty to see do, eat and drink.

General Property Features and Amenities
Dog friendly
Garden/patio or balcony
Open fire or log burner
Cycle store
Off-street parking
Rural views
Cot/travel cot
Bed linen included
Laundry facilities
Electric vehicle charging point
Accessibility Features
Step free access at front of property
Wide doorways
Lowered light switches
Roll-in shower
Walk-in shower
Non-slip bathroom floor
Wall-mounted shower chair
Raised toilet seat or frame
Wheel-under wash basin
Ground floor WC
Property on one level
Ground floor accessible bedroom
WC grab rail
Assistance dogs welcome
Accessible parking
Floor plan on website
Wide space around bed
Tilt in space shower chair
Location Information
Hospital less than 10 miles away
To Book

This is just a snapshot of the facilities on offer at Buttermere Cottage at Southwaite Green, for more information and to make a booking please visit their website.

“Buttermere has been specially adapted for disabled use and is a ground floor two double bedroom cottage. It has a wet room with walk in shower with pull down seat and disabled facilities. The open plan living, kitchen and dining area comprises of a kitchen which has a lower level work surface for wheelchair users. There is a terrace with garden furniture overlooking the beck which enjoys views of the arboretum and surrounding countryside.”
“A wonderful peaceful setting, perfect for exploring with our toddler and close to lots of outdoor activities we could enjoy. Prompt and clear communication from the owner and an extremely cosy cottage- would definitely stay in Buttermere cottage again.”