A house of many architectural styles, built over six centuries. Tour the main rooms of the house, and explore the walled and woodland gardens.
Cumbria has a rich cultural heritage, with the wide range of places to visit spanning centuries if not millennia of the county’s history.
We’ve chosen a few favourite destinations here, with links to the website of each. You will also more information about these and others in your cottage.
There are castles in various states of ruin, and much loved stately homes still inhabited by the owning families. Many have well maintained or recently restored gardens to explore.
Or you may choose to spend a day or two soaking up the history of the border of the Roman empire, visiting Hadrian’s Wall and its forts and interpretation centres.