Cumbria Holiday Cottages - Great Salkeld

Great Salkeld is a delightful picture postcard village with its red sandstone cottages clustered around St Cuthbert's Church and the village Playing Field.

The village inn the
Highland Drove enjoys a reputation locally for real ale and quality food (booking for evening meals is essential to avoid disappointment).

Lazonby which is 2 miles away has a well-stocked village Co-op/general store which sells a wide range of groceries, haberdashery and fresh bread from the local bakery. The village also has an open-air swimming pool which is very popular in the summer.

Petrol is available locally at Lazonby or Langwathby (3.5 miles) during normal working hours and Penrith (24 hours)

Rail links.
Settle to Carlisle railway -- stations at Lazonby and Langwathby. Intercity mainline Euston to Glasgow -- stations at Penrith and Carlisle

Distances: Penrith 5 miles, Ullswater 10 miles, Carlisle 17 miles.

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    Wetheral Cottages
    Great Salkeld
    Cumbria, CA11 9NA
    Tel: 01768 898779
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