Lake District countryside attractions

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Out and about in the Lake District

The Lake District National Park
Visitor information and major attractions

Lakes of the Lake District
The major lakes of the National Park region and what to see and do

Waterfalls
The Lake District is blessed with a number of spectacular waterfalls, and many of them are fairly easy to access.

St Bees Head Heritage Coast
St. Bees is the only heritage coast between Anglesey and the Scottish border, indeed, it is the only sea cliff in all that area. The cliffs are dramatic, composed of striking red sandstone some 300 feet high, and affording excellent views north to Scotland and across to the Isle of Man.









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Featured Historic Hotel
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 >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This battle took place on or about 8 January 871 between King Alfred and a Danish army



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This Day in British History

11 December, 1282

Llewelyn ap Gruffudd killed near Builth

Builth marked the first recorded use of a longbow by English archers

Monarch Mayhem

The third son of George III, he ruled after his elder brother died in 1830



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Kirkby Stephen (Self catering)
Elysian Fields - The Huntsman, Kirkby Stephen

Elysian Fields - The Huntsman

This lovely ground floor apartment is situated in a secluded location, four miles from Kirkby Stephen and sleeps two people.
Sleeps 2

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Windermere (Self catering)
Holly Bush, Windermere

Holly Bush

This mid-terrace cottage situated close to Windermere sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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