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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


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Troutbeck (Self catering)
Dickens Lodge, Troutbeck

Dickens Lodge

This wonderful, detached lodge, set on the Limefitt Park near Troutbeck, can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Grange-over-Sands (Self catering)
1 Lingfell, Grange-over-Sands

1 Lingfell

This wing of a Georgian house is located in the town of Grange-over-Sands and can sleep eight adults and two children in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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