Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Bramrigg House
Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NS, (6 miles, 10kms)
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.
Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LF, (8 miles, 13kms)
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.
Brockhole, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ, (5 miles, 9kms)
Visitor centre with interactive exhibitions, Mawson gardens, adventure playground, shop and information centre. Lakeshore access for all.
Waterhead Pier, Waterhead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0EY, (4 miles, 6kms)
Windermere Lake Cruises offer more than just a ferry service. We hold private charters, lunch cruises, buffet cruises, corporate hospitality, public sailings, group travel.Steamers and launches sail daily throughout the year from Waterhead.
The Pier House, Glenridding, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0US, (6 miles, 10kms)
The ‘Steamers’ create the perfect opportunity to combine a cruise with some of the most famous and spectacular walks in the lake District
Honister Pass, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN, (7 miles, 11kms)
The last working slate mine in England. Fully guided mine tours and Via Ferrata. Browse the visitor centre. Our Sky Hi cafe serves freshly prepared, locally sourced, pannins, soups and crepes.
Low Wray, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0JA, (3 miles, 5kms)
A Victorian mock-gothic Castle, on the western shore of Lake Windermere. Empty of original furniture, guided tours, children's activities, café, grounds extending to the lake.
Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH, (0.6 miles, 1kms)
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.
Brockhole - Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ, (5 miles, 9kms)
35 exciting treetop challenges designed to enable you to swing, climb, balance and fly your way through the ancient woodland canopy whilst discovering views previously reserved for the squirrels and bats!
Rydal Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BL, (3 miles, 5kms)
Museum, art gallery and reference library covering the history life and arts of the Lakes. Collections include Kurt Schwitters, Beatrix Potter, photography, fine art and local history.
Troutbeck, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LB, (6 miles, 9kms)
A real Lakeland hidden treasure set in the beautiful village of Troutbeck, this 17thC solid stone and slate house sits imposingly on the hillside, its huge chimneys typical of the area.
Lake Road, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8EW, (7 miles, 11kms)
There's something for everyone at Coniston Boating Centre, both on and off the water…
The Boathouse, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0QF, (8 miles, 12kms)
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.
Coniston Pier, Lake Road, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AN, (7 miles, 11kms)
Float back to Victorian times as you indulge in a luxurious cruise on captivating Coniston water in this exquisite steam-powered craft.
The Studio, Grasmere, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9SX, (0.2 miles, 0.3kms)
Art gallery and art shop run by the Heaton Cooper family, selling original paintings and prints from 4 generations of the family.
Compston Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9DJ, (3 miles, 5kms)
Main Car Park, Glenridding, CA11 0PA, (6 miles, 10kms)
Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD, (8 miles, 12kms)
A wide range of maps and guide books, local and national accommodation bookings. Gift shop, postcards and stamps, public internet access. French, Spanish, Polish, Italian spoken.
Coniston Boatlandings, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AN, (7 miles, 11kms)
Enjoy cruising aboard 1920's launches with solar-electric power. A unique and environmentally friendly way to enjoy beautiful Coniston Water. A personal commentary by our crew complements your experience of this wonderful area.
Central Buildings, Market Cross, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BS, (3 miles, 5kms)
Situated at the heart of Ambleside, we are much more than just a tourist information centre. In 2007 Ambleside tourist information centre merged with the Post Office to provide visitors and locals with two vital services.
Ruskin Avenue, Coniston, LA21 8EH, (7 miles, 11kms)
Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3DE, (7 miles, 12kms)
An ancient and historic church building with many architectural, decorative features and stained glass windows.
Hawkshead Hill, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0PW, (6 miles, 9kms)
The chapel is an historic Grade II listed building, recently renovated to create a light airy and friendly environment. Parking is available to the side of the adjoining cottage.
Abbot Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AL, (8 miles, 12kms)
This award-winning museum takes you and your family back through time to tell the story of the Lake District and its inhabitants.
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