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A relaxed welcome, enhanced by its unique literary connections and beautiful collections, await visitors to Mirehouse. Visitors can enjoy the live piano music, unusual photographs and manuscripts and children’s activities as they wander through this family home.

Set in the heart of the North Lake District, three miles from Keswick, the beautiful, natural gardens at Mirehouse offer stunning views of the dramatic Lakeland landscape they are set in. Enjoy the tranquility of the walled Bee Garden, stroll in quiet contemplation along the Poetry Walk or sit by the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake.

Cumbria Tourism Awards Visitor Attraction of the Year 2017 Winner!

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

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Mirehouse & Gardens @MirehouseLakes

RT @LakelandCamera: Bassenthwaite Lake caught my eye as I cycled past late last week #LakeDistrict #LakeDistrict https://t.co/MmqtmlaM6E

Mon 15th Oct 2018

Mirehouse & Gardens @MirehouseLakes

RT @WaltonBob: On my travels in #theLakes I visited the listed Mirehouse, late C17 home of James Spedding (1808-81) author & editor of theā€¦

Mon 01st Oct 2018