Kirkby Lonsdale

kirkby lonsdaleThe delightful village of Kirkby Lonsdale on the River Lune is thirteen miles from Kendal on the fringes of the Lake District and makes a perfect base for exploring both the Lakes and the Yorkshire Dales.

Kirkby Lonsdale is completely unspoilt and has been a past winner of 'Britain in Bloom'. It boasts a number of attractive 17th and 18th century inns plus a wide range of speciality shops.

There are many historic buildings to visit including the 11th century Norman parish church of St.Marys plus beautiful walks in the countryside around the Vale of Lune.

In 2015 the Sunday Times named Kirkby Lonsdale as one of the most desirable location in the UK to set up home and the was awarded the title 'best for the great outdoors'. More on Kirkby Lonsdale here.