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  • By road the abbey is just over a mile from the village of Shap along some quite narrow roads. On arrival there is a car park a short walk from the abbey. Although not extensive there is enough left of...  more »
  • I was walking with a temporary companion that day (on the coast to coast) he was ending temporarily at Shap and wanted to get there I was wanted to have look around and did it was nice to see does not...  more »
  • It was good to see the abbey during the coast to coast walk as I knew I was approaching Shap and there was a board giving details of the Abbey.  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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