Hill Top is a small 17th-century farmhouse where Beatrix Potter wrote many of her famous children’s stories.
Nearest Things To Do Cumbria
Heading to Cumbria and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Cumbria coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Long Meg and Her Daughters is a Bronze Age stone circle near Penrith in Cumbria.
Askham has two pools, the main pool is 20m long with a qualified lifeguard on duty and the second for smaller children. The pools are set within half an acre Read more [...]
Aldingham castle is an unusual 13th century motte and bailey castle and can still be seen on top of a sandy cliff overlooking Morecambe Bay.
Coniston and Tarn Hows, great locations for watching lakeside and woodland wildlife with picturesque views. Woodland and tranquil tarns framed by rugged mountainous scenery at the north end of Coniston Read more [...]
Derwent Island House, 18th-century house on an idyllic wooded island in Derwentwater.
St Bees lifeboat station ws established in 1970 and operates an inshore lifeboat. Station only open by appointment, no shop.
The Beatrix Potter Gallery is a gallery run by the National Trust and situated in a 17th-century stone-built house in Hawkshead, Cumbria