A visit to Uncle Monty's holiday cottage

Walks » Walking Log » 2009

Mon 26 Jan 2009

Route: Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam - Sleddale Hall - Sleddale Grange - Thorney Bank - Cooper's Green - Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam

Distance: 3.50 miles

Ascent: 375ft

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

With: On own


Blue sky and sunshine.

Sleddale Hall in Wet Sleddale was used as 'Crow Crag', Uncle Monty's holiday cottage in the cult film 'Withnail and I'. Recently it has received lots of press attention as United Utilities its current owners are selling it.

For more information on the film see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Withnail_and_I.

The guide price was £145,000 but it sold at auction on Monday 16 February 2009 for £265,000!


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