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Thorney How

Grasmere, Cumbria, England

Thorney How in Grasmere, Cumbria, England
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About Thorney How

With free parking, free Wi-Fi and free weekend film screenings, this independent Lake District property offers simple B&B accommodation with adjoining bunkhouse under Helm Crag in Grasmere.


Nearby towns & villages..

Grasmere

Grasmere (396 Pictures)

(0.7 miles, 1.1 km)

This tiny stone village is beautifully set between the tranquil waters of Grasmere Lake and the jagged heights of Helm Crag and Nab Scar..

Langdale Pikes

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.8 km, direction S)

Elterwater is barely 200ft above sea level, it is picturesquely set beneath the glories of the Langdale Pikes..

A stream near Rydal, Lake district

Rydal (60 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.9 km, direction SE)

Rydal in the lake district will be forever associated with the poet William Wordsworth who lived here and whose works reflect the beautiful landscape that so vividly captured his imagination almost from the moment he was born...

Blea Tarn and Langdale Pikes, Cumbria, postcard

Little Langdale (37 Pictures)

(3.3 miles, 5.3 km, direction S)

Little Langdale is a delightful hamlet in a hauntingly beautiful area lying above the Furness Fells...

Bluebells

Ambleside (832 Pictures)

(3.9 miles, 6.3 km, direction SE)

Ambleside, meaning "Shieling" or summer pasture by the riverbank, lies next to the northern shore of Lake Windermere. A busy victorian town ideal as a base when visiting the Lake District..

The Langstrath Country Guest House, STONETHWAITE, Cumbria

Stonethwaite (5 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction NW)

Tucked away in a quiet part of Borrowdale where streams tumble down crags amongst a patchwork of old pack-horse trails, scenery does not come more beautiful than that which surrounds this peaceful hamlet in the Langstrath Valley...

Forest covert with moss at Borrowdale

Borrowdale (35 Pictures)

(5.9 miles, 9.5 km, direction NW)

There is little doubt that Borrowdale possess some of the most unforgettable of all in the vast landscape of The Lake District National Park...

Nearby attractions..

Grasmere, Cumbria

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(1.1 miles, 1.8 km)

Dove cottage in the Lake District is the former home of the poet William Wordsworth and is where he wrote much of his famous.....

Old Dungeon Ghyll

The Lake District (1473 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.2 km, direction W)

I first saw the Lake District many years ago, when for eight out of my eleven day sojourn, it rained, and rained! None-the-less,.....

A view of Langdale Pikes, Little Langdale, Cumbria from Tarn Hows.

Langdale Pikes (40 Pictures)

(3.3 miles, 5.4 km, direction W)

These famous pikes rise loftily above the village of Langdale, whilst below visitors can savour the wild and desolate beauty of.....

Moutains and Lake.

Brothers Water (4 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction NE)

Dorothy Wordsworth (c.1771-1855, diarist, poet, sister of William ) referred to it as "..the glittering lively lake..". The.....

Tarn Howes

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.4 km, direction S)

This exceptional magical landscape is known as Beatrix Potter Country. For it is here amongst Lakeland's magnificent tarns and.....

Bowder Stone, Borrowdale, Cumbria

The Bowder Stone (6 Pictures)

(7.0 miles, 11.2 km, direction NW)

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