THE owners of a pub are selling up as they head for retirement.

The Miners Arms has been put on the market after being with the current owners for 11 years.

The pub, at Silecroft, has four en-suite rooms and a two-bedroom cottage.

A listing by property agents Corrie and Co said: "Only for sale due to retirement following 11 years of ownership.

"Superb period freehold public house premises, with adjoining self contained two bedroom cottage. Located on the western fringe of the Lake District National Park, close to the beach and Irish sea.

"Convenient for easy access to the fells and Lake Districts appealing facilities. With front patio/beer rest area, self contained and mature rear function garden.

"Accommodation, in excellent order with modern fitments and tasteful décor, includes four lettings bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities."

No price has been publicly listed.