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Lowther Castle and Gardens, Penrith
(4.2/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
The transformation of the historic castle and gardens at Lowther in the Lake District is well underway. Stable courtyard with cafe; castle ruins and shop. Temporary Exhibition space.130 acres of lost gardens including sweeping lawns, Jack Croft's pond, beautiful and atmospheric Summer Houses and stunning escarpment for views of distant Lakeland fells. re-planted Orchard, rope swings and restored rockery.
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  • Absolutly beautiful. The only downside was the castle was having Maintenance at the time of my visit. But that doesnt matter. Im looking forward to returning. I didnt go into the cafe but I did visit ...  more »
  • This castle is a must visit if you love architecture of castles of all shapes, sizes, uses and whatnot. To be honest the front and back view as seen in online pictures, is all you really see as there ...  more »
  • The ground and gardens are wonderful, unfortunately they have hiked the prices to pay for the next phase of the caste refurbishments which as a local have priced us out!