Silver Howe Cottage
Silver Howe Cottage
Silver Howe Cottage
Silver Howe Cottage
New for December 2020!
Tucked away just a short stroll from the centre of Coniston Village, nestles the perfectly positioned Silver Howe Cottage.
Recently renovated to an exceptionally high standard, this picturesque, white-washed cottage offers spacious and stylish accommodation for couples, friends and small families alike to relax and explore the Lakes from a place of comfort and luxury.
With walks, mountains, pubs and the lake all within easy walking distance from your front door, you may find that your car can also enjoy its own well-earned holiday, in its reserved parking space to the rear of the cottage.
Those looking for the perfect base from which to explore the wonders of the Lake District National Park need look no further than the exceptional Silver Howe Cottage.
The main entrance to the cottage is from the rear of the property. A sunny entrance porch offers a perfect place to pause and enjoy the stunning mountain view before you enter into the cottage kitchen.
This modern, fully fitted kitchen caters for your every culinary need. Boasting Neff appliances, double oven, electric hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer / dryer and a DAB internet radio, it has everything needed for preparing and enjoying your holiday meals.
Moving through the kitchen leads you to the bright & welcoming dining area, comfortably accommodating up to 4 diners.
From the dining area leads the central hallway and staircase. Crossing the hall leads you to the warm and relaxing sitting room. Complete with a log-burning stove, large Smart 50 inch TV, Blu-ray DVD player there is also an array of comfortable seating, perfect for evenings spent relaxing, unwinding and reliving your wonderful day spent in the glorious Lake District National Park.
The central staircase splits the 1st floor of this property into 2 halves. Each side of the cottage boasts its own beautiful, en suite double bedroom. Each bedroom is equally appointed with a handmade Herdy mattress, Smart TV and luxury en suite shower room, making this cottage the perfect choice for couples holidaying together.
The outside of the cottage has been lovingly and thoughtfully landscaped to make the most of the fabulous views. Finished in slate in keeping with the local area, the exterior of the cottage features built-in slate benches as well as spaces to relax and dine al fresco.
Travelling with a dog?
We welcome up to 2 dogs.
We can offer free use of a 1 acre enclosed field in Coniston village, perfect for off the lead running, walking, training and playing. Use by arrangement only. Please contact the office for availability.
Bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi, electricity, gas central heating and initial logs for the fire.
Available to hire
Travel cot & high chair.
Reserved parking for 1 car
Other parking available nearby.
Public Transport 50 yards
Pub 50 yards
Shop 50 yards
Coniston is an excellent centre for outdoor enthusiasts, with some superb climbing, walking, water sports, fishing and cycling to be had all year round.
For cycling enthusiasts there are some fantastic trails to be found in the area and the delights of Grizedale Forest are only a short ride away. For runners of all abilities the Lakeland Trail series visits Coniston yearly offering 5k, 10k, marathon and half marathon options. A favourite events amongst visitors and locals is the annual Coniston 14, 13.9 miles of scenic beauty as runners of all ages lap Coniston Water. For endurance athletes the Montane Lakeland 100 & Lakeland 50 events depart from Coniston each July and a whole host of water sports can be enjoyed down at the boating centre. Lastly for those who come to walk the area, no trip to Coniston would be complete without a climb up the Old Man of Coniston.
However for those who like to keep their feet firmly on the ground there’s The Ruskin Museum, which depicts the fascinating history of the area including the famous water speed record attempt of Donald Campbell and on the eastern shores of the lake lies Brantwood the Victorian home of philosopher John Ruskin, where regular events and art courses are held. Should you just wish to relax during your time here then the tremendous landscape of cascading waterfalls, streams, lakes and mountains should help you switch off from modern life. Delights such as Tarn Hows and Grizedale Forest are nearby and prove to be ever popular with visitors of all ages.
In the heart of the English Lake District lies the historical copper mining village of Coniston, perfectly positioned alongside the picturesque Coniston Water and underneath the majestic Coniston Fells of which Coniston Old Man, 2635ft, is the most famous. With the largest range of cottages in the area we are sure to help you find your perfect Coniston cottage.
Today the village is welcoming, warm and friendly. The two Victorian streets still house traditional shops such as the village butcher, grocer, bakery, newsagent, dairy, five pubs, several cafes and highly acclaimed restaurant (Steam Bistro), so there’s enough to keep you occupied during your time here.
Together with the surrounding picturesque hamlets, Coniston is an excellent centre for outdoor enthusiasts, with some superb climbing, walking, water sports, fishing and cycling to be had. For those who like to keep their feet firmly on the ground there’s The Ruskin Museum, which depicts the fascinating history of the area including the famous water speed record attempt of Donald Campbell and on the eastern shores of the lake lies Brantwood the Victorian home of philosopher John Ruskin, where regular events and art courses are held. Should you just wish to relax during your time here then the tremendous landscape of cascading waterfalls, streams, lakes and mountains should help you switch off from modern life. Delights such as Tarn Hows and Grizedale Forest are nearby and prove to be ever popular with visitors of all ages.
The lake remains a central focus of the village and a whole host of water sports can be enjoyed by day trippers. To this day passengers are still enjoying The National Trust’s Victorian steam yacht Gondola, which won Cumbria Tourism’s 2016 visitor attraction of the year award. The lake also holds historical significance, 50 years ago, Donald Campbell chose Coniston Water for his World Water Speed Record achievements in his jet boat Bluebird, reaching over 300mph. In honour of his amazing achievements a Speed Records Week is held every November.
Coniston enjoys the best of both worlds …..