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Carwinley Mill House Cottage

Longtown, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972318)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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  • Kimberley

    “Would highly recommend perfect for romantic weekend away”

    - Kimberley, April 2022

The property

This ground floor cottage with private HOT TUB is perfect for a romantic break, it has been converted from the byre and has views over the beck with its abundance of wildlife including ducks and geese.

The cottage is ideally based to explore the northern Lake District and Scottish Borders. Carwinley Cottage is located in the hamlet of Netherby, 4 miles north of Longtown, in the Scottish Borders an area steeped in history.

Within 10 miles is the world famous Gretna Green, Hadrians Wall and Carlisle with a wealth of shops, pubs and restaurants.

There are walking and cycling opportunities from the door with country lanes and open undulating countryside alongside the Netherby Estate and Forestry. The cottage is located on the banks of Carwinley Beck in the courtyard of the owners Grade II listed mill house, in three and a half acres of grounds including mill pond, enclosed scented garden, fish pond and stream with ducks, geese and numerous decked and sittings areas for relaxing.

Lavishly furnished to cater for your every need, they provide an ideal base from which to enjoy a romantic getaway at any time of year. Carwinley Mill House Cottage is all on one level, is centrally heated and comprises: Open plan living area with beamed, vaulted ceiling and TV. Kitchen with center island, electric oven and hob, fridge, washing machine, microwave, freezer and dining area. Sandstone archway leads to the lounge with feature sandstone fireplace and patio doors leading to the decking and providing a view of the beck with a wealth of bird life including resident heron. Double bedroom with patio doors to the decking and private hot tub with woodland aspect overlooking the beck. Bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC. Wifi available All oil, electric, bed linen, towels, dressing gowns and slippers included. Private parking by the entrance to the property. A welcome pack of bread, milk and wine on arrival. Decking with table and seating and a further screened decking area with loungers and HOT TUB accessed from the bedroom. The nearest pub and shop is 4 miles.

Carwinley Mill House is one of a group of properties which may be booked together to sleep up to 10 people.
Ideal for groups of friends who like to holiday together with the benefit of individual private facilities.

The Heronry sleeps 2. Reference 972390
Reflection sleeps 2 Reference 973959
The Snug sleeps 2 Reference 973959
The Chard sleeps 2 Reference 1016227


  • All on ground floor: 1 x double bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan sitting room area with archway into kitchen area with breakfast bar and dining seating.
  • Oil central heating and electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, breakfast island
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • wifi available.Off road parking for 1 car
  • Two patio areas, one with garden furniture, one with private hot tub
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Walks within grounds
  • Nearest shops and amenities 4 miles
  • Please note as the hot tub is emptied, cleaned and re filled between each booking it may not be at the optimum temperature for your arrival.

About the location


Gretna Green 7.7 miles; Carlisle 8.5 miles; Brampton 11 miles; Dumfries 27.5 miles

A delightful, well-stocked town in northern Cumbria that runs alongside the River Esk. Longtown is a fantastic base for a holiday as it comes in the centre of four Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, including Solway Coast AONB, the Northumberland National Park, North Pennines AONB and the Lake District National Park.The local area offers a pleasant range of shops, pubs and restaurants for you to choose from. There are some beautiful places nearby, offering even more places to go and things to do. Brampton and Carlisle are nearby with beautiful buildings. As Longtown is so close to Scotland, it would be rude not to visit Dumfries and Galloway. Edinburgh and Glasgow are just over an hours drive away.

Please note as the hot tub is emptied, cleaned and re filled between each booking it may not be at the optimum temperature for your arrival.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas