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Shop - Local Produce, free entry

Sarah Nelson's Grasmere Gingerbread

Sarah Nelson's Grasmere Gingerbread

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This fascinating little shop was built in 1630 as the village school, and is where Wordsworth occasionally taught. In 1854 it became the home of Sarah Nelson's world famous original celebrated Grasmere Gingerbread ®. This unique and delicious gingerbread is freshly baked everyday to the secret recipe and is only obtainable from this shop or through the international mail order service.

Speciality: Gingerbread, Rum Butter, Local Produce & Ginger themed products.

Coach parties acceptedFacilities for groupsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome Host

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

Limited disabled access. Can accept groups if pre-booked and talks with light refreshments can be provided. Talks last approx. 20/30 mins. Cost ?3.00 for adults ?2.50 per child, coach driver and teachers/guide free.

Opening details

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Coach parties/tour groups can pre-book at other times. Closed Good Friday. Shorter winter hours.

Prices

Free entry

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Contact

Andrew Walker Hunter

015394 35428

Address

Church Cottage,
Grasmere,
Ambleside,
Cumbria,
LA22 9SW

Location

Directions

Plan route to Grasmere Gingerbread ® using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 337074  Lat: 54.45764 Long: -3.02418

From M6 jct 36 follow A591 to Ambleside then Grasmere. Next to the Wordsworth Hotel.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Windermere station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Limited disabled access. Can accept groups if pre-booked and talks with light refreshments can be provided. Talks last approx. 20/30 mins. Cost ?3.00 for adults ?2.50 per child, coach driver and teachers/guide free.

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