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Monk Coniston

Coniston, Cumbria, England

Monk Coniston in Coniston, Cumbria, England
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About Monk Coniston

A Gothic-style country house in the Lake District, Monk Coniston provides elegant rooms within a short drive of Tarn Hows and Grizedale Forest. Once owned by Beatrix Potter, this Cumbrian house provides free on-site parking and Wi-Fi.


Nearby towns & villages..

Coniston water

Coniston (234 Pictures)

(1.2 miles, 1.9 km, direction SW)

There is a timelessness about this pretty village which is set beneath the awesome splendour of "The Old Man of Coniston" towering some 2,500ft above...

Hawkshead interior.

Hawkshead (116 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.2 km, direction E)

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Blea Tarn, Little Langdale, Cumbria

Little Langdale (39 Pictures)

(3.2 miles, 5.1 km, direction N)

Little Langdale is a delightful hamlet in a hauntingly beautiful area lying above the Furness Fells...

Pine trees near Torver, Cumbria.

Torver (5 Pictures)

(3.4 miles, 5.5 km, direction SW)

The lovely village of Torver is found in rich countryside beside Coniston Water in England's Lake District National Park...

Langdale Pikes

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

(3.9 miles, 6.3 km, direction N)

Elterwater is barely 200ft above sea level, it is picturesquely set beneath the glories of the Langdale Pikes..

Ambleside Church.

Ambleside (837 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction NE)

Ambleside, meaning "Shieling" or summer pasture by the riverbank, lies next to the northern shore of Lake Windermere. A busy victorian town ideal as a base when visiting the Lake District..

St.Martins, Bowness

Bowness on Windermere (200 Pictures)

(5.5 miles, 8.8 km, direction E)

This is the principal resort on Lake Windermere, it is a town crammed with quaint narrow streets jammed full of summer tourists which sprawls along the shores of the lake somewhere between Waterhead and Lakeside...

Nearby attractions..

Autumn Tarn hows, English Lakes. October 2006. Canon Powershot 400

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(1.2 miles, 2.0 km, direction NE)

This exceptional magical landscape is known as Beatrix Potter Country. For it is here amongst Lakeland's magnificent tarns and.....

Jetty at Bowness on Windermere

Lake Windermere (148 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction E)

This is the Lake District National Park's most dazzling resort as well as being England's largest natural lake. It is surrounded.....

Windermere Boat Museum, Cumbria

Windermere Steamboat Museum (1 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.4 km, direction E)

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Dove Cottage, the Home of poet William Wordsworth, at Grasmere, The Lake District.

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(5.5 miles, 8.9 km, direction N)

Dove cottage in the Lake District is the former home of the poet William Wordsworth and is where he wrote much of his famous.....

Loughrigg Tarn

Langdale Pikes (41 Pictures)

(5.9 miles, 9.6 km, direction NW)

These famous pikes rise loftily above the village of Langdale, whilst below visitors can savour the wild and desolate beauty of.....

Evening in the Duddon Valley

The Lake District (1474 Pictures)

(6.6 miles, 10.6 km, direction N)

I first saw the Lake District many years ago, when for eight out of my eleven day sojourn, it rained, and rained! None-the-less,.....

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