Tower Cottage

Kirksanton near Millom, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 933120)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A lovely wing of a Grade II listed building, formerly a working brewery, set within its own grounds in the tiny hamlet of Kirksanton, two miles from the town of Millom, on the edge of the Lake District National Park.

Adjacent to the main tower, this charming cottage offers well-appointed, contemporary accommodation including a first floor entrance hall with staircase to a spacious ground floor sitting room, a well-equipped kitchen with lovely long-distance views of the surrounding fells, a delightful bathroom and three lovely bedrooms.

Outside, a spacious lawned garden provides guests with the opportunity to relax and enjoy the panoramic views across the ever-changing Black Combe.

There are excellent walking opportunities from the doorstep, with lovely coastal walks available, and for the more energetic, the magnificent fells at Wasdale Head, including Scafell.

This delightful cottage provides a great base for visiting local attractions such as Muncaster Castle and the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, and for touring the surrounding area.

A welcoming holiday home for family and friends to enjoy throughout the year.


Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin with pull-out stacker bed, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room.


  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed lawned garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 10 mins walk
  • Note: WiFi is only available in some rooms.

About the location


Millom 2 miles; Coniston 17 miles.

The small hamlet of Kirksanton is situated on the West Coast of Cumbria, within the Lake District National Park. The hamlet comprises of a scattering of cottages, farm dwellings and a traditional village pub, and enjoys an enviable position amidst some of the most beautiful countryside in Britain, as well as being situated close to local beaches, coastal walks and many of the nearby conservation areas. Views of Black Combe, Whicham Valley and Lacra Hill can be seen from the hamlet, and nearby the stunning valleys of Eskdale and Dunnerdale provide breathtaking and ever-changing scenery to be enjoyed throughout the year. Local attractions include Muncaster Castle, a World Owl Centre and the Ravenglass to Eskdale miniature railway, all of which provide wonderful and varied days out.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
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