Browsing places to visit within 8 miles of The Steading
Cumbria, (7 miles, 12kms)
Just minutes from the motorway, the route along Ullswater gives perfect access to lakeside beaches, gentle footpaths and fine restauarants.
Shap, Cumbria, LA8 9PL, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01539 822222
The village of Shap consists mainly of two long lines of grey stone houses, many dating from the 18th century. The area around Shap was settled in Neolithic times, and there are several stone circles, and other standing stones nearby.
Cumbria, (5 miles, 9kms), Tel: 0845 272 0004
Pooley Bridge is situated on the river Eamont, below Dunmallard Hill, at the northern tip of Ullswater, one of Lakeland's most attractive lakes.
Cumbria, CA11 7PT, (5 miles, 9kms), Tel: 01768 867466, Email
Penrith is a bustling market town of sandstone buildings, renowned for its wealth of specialist shops offering an interesting choice of goods.