Hardcragg Hall
Hardcragg Hall, Grange-over-Sands

Hardcragg Hall

  The oldest building in Grange is Hardcragg Hall, dating from 1563. It was was once the home of John Wilkinson, the ironmaster.  He sailed the first iron boat on the…

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Longsleddale

Longsleddale is the most easterly of the major valleys of Lakeland, located 4 miles north of Kendal near Garnett Bridge. Delightful and straight, this narrow valley stretches for 8 miles…

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VisitEngland Award

We are delighted that Lothlorien Holiday Cottage has recently been awarded Four Stars from VisitEngland. Our goal at Lothlorien is to provide guests with high quality accommodation in clean comfortable…

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Delightful Gelt Wood

Delightful Gelt Wood near Brampton is  a fascinating place to visit. A short walk from the car park  takes you into an ancient deciduous woodland.  The path follows the valley…

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Rydal Hall
Rydal Hall

Rydal Hall

Elegant Rydal Hall is a stunning place to explore. Set in over 30 acres, close to Rydal Water, it is a perfect place to walk and breath in the clear…

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Wray Castle
Wray Castle

Wray Castle

Quirky is a great way to describe Wray Castle being a neo-gothic building with a fascinating history. Furthermore, it boasts beautiful parkland including a stunning part of the Windermere coastline…

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