Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House, Ambleside

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  • Staff great/knowledgeable. For obvious reasons the cottage is very dark but there is absolutely no written information whatsoever. The guides are able to check for answers on their own sheets. But...  more »
  • Nice historic cottage with knowledgeable volunteers whose sharing of related history brought the home to life. The gardens immediately transport you to Beatrix’s books and the characters within...  more »
  • Parking is separate to the garden and house due to CoVid19. Seems to be plenty of space and is free. Small and homely garden, so was a quick trip for us. Joe's outdoor cafe is cool and comfortable (pic attached). The shop had so many interesting and fun things to buy, difficult to choose. It would be nice to return once the house is open for viewing.
  • We visited on a rainy day and despite the weather, it was stunning and even more magical due to lack of visitors. Highly inspirational and beautiful place. Well worth the trip.

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