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Hill Top

Hill Top,Ambleside Address
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Hill Top
Ambleside
Cumbria
LA22 0LF
Map and Directions
Hill Top,Ambleside Telephone No.
015394 36269
Hill Top,Ambleside Fax. No.
015394 36118
hours
23 Mar-3 Nov Sat-Wed & Good Fri, Mar-May 11.00-16.30, June-Aug 10.30-17.00, Sept-Oct 11.00-16.30. Booking by telephone (015394 36269) prior to visit is essential to guarantee entry. Shop: daily during season
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A traditional, 17th century stone cottage which inspired many of Beatrix Potter's famous stories, sowing the seeds of memorable characters such as Jemima Puddleduck and Tom Kitten. The house and garden were bequeathed to the National Trust, on the strict proviso that her belongings remain as she left them.
facilities
  • Gift Shop Or Shop
  • National Trust
directions
Rail: Windermere (4 1/2 miles via vehicle ferry)