A traditional Lakeland country house noted for its friendly relaxed ambiance and unobtrusive service with 10 individual and comfortable bed rooms. A romantic destination for honeymoons and special occasions. The perfect place to unwind and restore body and soul. Situated in the very heart of the Lake District mountains there is wonderful walking from the door. Grasmere is situated between Keswick and Kendal really making it the perfect place to explore each side of the Lake District from.
Lancrigg has ten spacious en-suite bedrooms with some on the ground floor. The boutique rooms are all individually finished and named to reflect the history of the house. A recent addition is the Poet s Bar which features a slate topped bar and a table set into a beautiful bay window which provides spectacular views of the surrounding gardens and Grasmere fells.
The Poet s Bar is located in a room that was originally John Richardson s library. John who made Lancrigg his home from the 1860 s grew up with Robert Burns accompanied Lt. John Franklin on the first two expedition s to the Artic and was a best friend of Charles Darwin whom he sent samples and specimens from his travels around the world some can still be found in the gardens of Lancrigg today.
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