Browsing local shops within 8 miles of Slack Cottage
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.
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.
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.
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, PR3 5BX, (2 miles, 4kms), Tel: 015394 46114, www.booths.co.uk
Specialist food store in regionally produced food and drink.
The Slack, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9DQ, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: (015394) 33592
Lake Windermere, Newby Bridge, Cumbria, LA12 8AT, (8 miles, 12kms), Tel: 015395 30001, Email, www.lakesidehotel.co.uk/SpecialOccasions_Weddings.htm
Lakeside Hotel, possibly the finest four star hotel in the Lake District has a spectacular location on the shores of Lake Windermere.
The Pharmacy Main Street, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0NS, (2 miles, 3kms), Tel: 015394 36201
Collins & Butterworth is an independent Pharmacy in the heart of the Lake District. Based in the honey pot village of Hawkshead, it provides a range of medical advice and support.
Hollow Clue, Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8HX, (6 miles, 10kms), Tel: 015395 68203
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