Browsing local shops within 8 miles of Fornside Farm Cottages

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The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop

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

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

Church cottage originally built in 1630 as the village school. Established in 1854 as Sarah Nelson's Original Celebrated Grasmere Gingerbread Shop.

 
 
Puzzling Place

9b Museum Square, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DZ

An interactive exhibition of optical illusions including holograms, artwork and our anti-gravity room. Visit our puzzle shop and puzzle area for free.

 
 
Wordsworth House and Garden
VistEngland VAQASNational TrustSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RX

Wordsworth House and Garden was the childhood home of William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy.

 
 
Honister Slate Mine
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

Honister Pass, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN

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, paninis, and soups.

 
 
Cumberland Pencil Museum

Southey Works, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG

Enter the museum through a replica of the Seathwaite mine, journey through the history of pencil making at the worlds longest pencil and finally relax in our coffee shop, while the kids follow the quiz trails.

 
 
Stainton Wines

1 Station Yard, Station Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6BT

Wine merchant.

 
 
EDZ Outlet Shop
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

60 Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5JT

EDZ is a well established Cumbrian outdoor clothing brand. EDZ’s outlet shop carries the full EDZ range of products and there are regular sales of end of line stock and development samples.

 
 
Peter Hall & Son

Danes Road, Staveley, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9PL

Speciality: Furniture

Bespoke cabinet makers and interior designers, offering beautiful furniture and gifts. Also offering upholstery and restoration services. Workshops can be viewed.

 
 
Greenlands Farm Village
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Tewitfield, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 1JH

We're all about bringing people together to enjoy some of life's simple pleasures, whatever the weather. Everyone can enjoy the hands-on fun of our open farm and the pleasures of our artisan village.

 
 
Dove Cottage and The Wordsworth Museum

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH

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.

 
 
Hawkshead Trout Farm

The Boathouse, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0QF

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.

 
 
Beatrix Potter Gallery
National TrustSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NS

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.

 
 
Hill Top
National Trust

Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LF

Beatrix Potter's iconic house, full of her personal possessions, with traditional cottage garden. Her paintings of the House and garden were used to illustrate many of her tales.

 
 
Levens Hall & Gardens
VistEngland VAQASHistoric Houses Association Friends Scheme

Levens, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 0PD

Elizabethan mansion and world famous topiary gardens designed by M Beaumont in 1694, fountain garden and buttery, licenced restaurant and gift shop.

 
 
Holker Hall and Gardens
Hudsons Heritage Explorer Pass

Cark in Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 7PL

Family home to the Cavendish's, Victorian wing, glorious gardens and parkland, woodlands, food hall, gift shop and courtyard cafe.

 
 
The Rheged Centre
VistEngland VAQASAIM Cumbria

Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0DQ

With 10 fantastic shops, 3 tasty cafes, pottery painting, indoor & outdoor play, a giant cinema screen, plus 5 exhibitions a year in our Gallery, 4 TIC pods and lots of family events in the school holidays, there is plenty to do at Rheged.

 
 
The Gallery Yew Tree Barn
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Low Newton, Newton-in-Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6JP

The perfect place to find design-led crafts, jewellery, art, ceramics, furniture, accessories, cards and gifts. Featuring quality makers and designers, many from Cumbria.

 
 
Low Sizergh Barn

Low Sizergh Farm, Sizergh, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8AE

National award-winning farm shop, tea room and craft gallery in a fabulous barn on a woking family dairy farm in the South Lakes.