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Thorney How

Grasmere, Cumbria, England

Thorney How in Grasmere, Cumbria, England
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With free parking, free Wi-Fi and free weekend film screenings, this independent Lake District property offers simple B&B accommodation with adjoining bunkhouse under Helm Crag in Grasmere.


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Grasmere, Cumbria

Grasmere (398 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Cumbria

(0.7 miles, 1.1 km)

This tiny stone village is beautifully set between the tranquil waters of Grasmere Lake and the jagged heights of Helm Crag and Nab Scar..

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Elterwater (24 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(2.4 miles, 3.8 km, direction S)

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

Misty view from Loughrigg Fell - towards Rydal water

Rydal (61 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(2.4 miles, 3.9 km, direction SE)

Rydal in the lake district will be forever associated with the poet William Wordsworth who lived here and whose works reflect the beautiful landscape that so vividly captured his imagination almost from the moment he was born...

Little Langdale

Little Langdale (39 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(3.3 miles, 5.3 km, direction S)

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

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Ambleside (837 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Cumbria

(3.9 miles, 6.3 km, direction SE)

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..

taken from the camp site in Stonethwaite, Cumbria

Stonethwaite (5 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction NW)

Tucked away in a quiet part of Borrowdale where streams tumble down crags amongst a patchwork of old pack-horse trails, scenery does not come more beautiful than that which surrounds this peaceful hamlet in the Langstrath Valley...

Walla Crag - Borrowdale - Lake District

Borrowdale (36 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(5.9 miles, 9.5 km, direction NW)

There is little doubt that Borrowdale possess some of the most unforgettable of all in the vast landscape of The Lake District National Park...

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Dove Cottage in Grasmere. The one time home of the Poet William Wordsworth

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(1.1 miles, 1.8 km)

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

The Lake District

The Lake District (1474 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.2 km, direction W)

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,.....

A view of Langdale Pikes, Little Langdale, Cumbria from Tarn Hows.

Langdale Pikes (41 Pictures)

(3.3 miles, 5.4 km, direction W)

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

Brothers Water from Kirkstone Pass, English Lakes. September 2006. Cannon Powershot 400

Brothers Water (6 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction NE)

Dorothy Wordsworth (c.1771-1855, diarist, poet, sister of William ) referred to it as "..the glittering lively lake..". The.....

Tarn Hows 8

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.4 km, direction S)

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

A picture of The Bowder Stone

The Bowder Stone (6 Pictures)

(7.0 miles, 11.2 km, direction NW)

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