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  • Visited the Abbey which is free to visit and stopped off to take some mystical pictures through a sphere.We did the visit as part of a six mile walk which took us via the river Lowther and through the...  more »
  • Interesting ruined abbey but worth the visit and is free, Set in a attractive unspoilt valley and easy to find by following the 'brown' signs from the A6  more »
  • Our group would never have seen Shap Abbey if it wasn't for the excellent friends we visited in Kenda. You have to access a one lane road to get to the site, which in September, was rather muddy. (But...  more »
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  • I parked at top of lane and walked down lane..I think you can drive down the lane..but chose to walk...through field full of sheep and around to the abbey....really quiet and a peaceful place to be...right by a farm... worth a look....
  • The abbey is OK but the river by it is outstanding.
  • Relaxing. Beautiful, and well looked after.
  • Free to look round. Short walk from parking area across a bridge and a grassed track. Unfortunately scaffolding was around the abbey. Next to river. No facilities. Check out the NT chapel in village of Shap nearby . Very unusual
  • Set in beautiful countryside and it's free to visit
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