Browsing local shops within 8 miles of The Garden Flat
Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LF, (5 miles, 8kms)
Beatrix Potter's small cottage, full of her personal possessions, with traditional cottage garden. Her paintings of the House and garden were used to illustrate many of her tales.
Church Cottage, Grasmere, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9SW, (3 miles, 5kms)
Church cottage originally built in 1630 as the village school. Established in 1854 as Sarah Nelson's Original Celebrated Grasmere Gingerbread Shop.
Speciality: Gingerbread, Rum Butter, Local Produce & Ginger themed products.
Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NS, (4 miles, 6kms)
This charming 17th century building, which served as the office of Beatrix Potter's solicitor husband, now houses an annually changing exhibition of Potter's original artwork.
Danes Road, Staveley, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9PL, (7 miles, 11kms)
Bespoke cabinet makers and interior designers, offering beautiful furniture and gifts. Also offering upholstery and restoration services. Workshops can be viewed.
Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH, (3 miles, 5kms)
Wordsworth's most famous home where he was inspired to write most of his poetry. Take an entertaining guided tour around Dove Cottage and explore the museum and special exhibition. Special activities for families.
2 The Square, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NZ, (4 miles, 6kms)
Home of the award-winning makers of relishes, pickles and preserves. There are over 100 hand-made products available to taste before you buy. Hampers made up whilst you wait.
The Boathouse, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0QF, (5 miles, 8kms)
Esthwaite Water is a first class, well managed Trout fishery. It is a beautiful natural 280 acre water situated in the heart of the English Lake District with excellent facilities for boat or bank fishing.
The Old Station, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1QA, (4 miles, 6kms)
Specialist food store in regionally produced food and drink.
The Slack, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9DQ, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms)
The Grizedale Centre, Grizedale, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0QJ, (6 miles, 10kms)
Mountain bike hire centre based in Grizedale Forest.
Ashleigh, Holly Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2AQ, (4 miles, 7kms)
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- History & Heritage
- Museums & Exhibitions
- Restaurants & Bistros
- Sport & Leisure Activities
- Crafts & Gifts
- Wildlife & Nature
- Food & Local Produce
- Outdoor & Sports