Historic Houses in the Lake District

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Here you will find our list of stately homes and other grand country houses in Cumbria and the Lakes. You might also like to view historic buildings in the Lake District for attractions that have a strong historic importance but are not classified as stately homes.





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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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British History Quiz

This architect was responsible for the design of the Bank of England building and the Dulwich Art Gallery



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This Day in British History

17 October, 1346

Battle of Neville's Cross

Invading Scots under David II are defeated near Durham. David is captured, his nephew Robert the Steward becomes Regent of Scotland

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This English king was officially the heir of Charles VI of France



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Windermere (Self catering)
Parkgate, Windermere

Parkgate

This mid-terrace, Lakeland stone cottage is situated in the centre of Windermere and sleeps ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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Penruddock (Self catering)
4 Mellfell View, Penruddock

4 Mellfell View

This beautifully-presented terraced cottage is located on the outskirts of Penruddock, four miles from Ullswater in the Lake District National Park and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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