Lake District landscapes by Turner and Ruskin make up part of the collection. On the outskirts of the town is Oxenholme, the mainline West Coast Rail line stops here giving easy access to London, Euston Station , and Scotland, Glasgow. Good value appetising fare served in a welcoming friendly atmosphere in the heart of Kirkland. There's a childrens outside safe play area and plenty of parking. Kendal was at one time the capital of Westmorland, Westmorland and Cumberland were joined in 1972 to form Cumbria , this as in the first part of the C19 at the expense of Appleby.
It opens from 10am till 4pm on Tuesday — Saturday and from 6pm till 10pm on Thursday to Saturday. It contains a number of attractively refurbished rooms which are available for functions, dances, weddings, conferences, operatic and dramatic productions, meetings of any size, coffee mornings and midday concerts. The castle ruins do not show any evidence of a keep or a gatehouse. South Cumbria - includes Kendal, Cartmel, Barrow-in-Furness, Kirkby Lonsdale, Yorkshire Dales, Sedbergh - With seaside resorts and peaceful coastlines, this part of Cumbria is a pleasant contrast to the more rugged north. East Cumbria - includes Penrith, Eden Valley, North Pennines, Alston, Appleby, Kirkby Stephen - The Eden Valley is remarkably little known, but is visited time and again by those who have discovered it. On the roof of the north aisle are carved angels dating from a Victorian restoration. Heron Travel Air conditioned 16, 24 and 30 seat coaches for sight seeing, wedding hire, club outings, football trips, coastal trips, race meetings and more.
Appleby is a much older town and had the title for many years despite the difference in size, Kendal is much bigger. Many are street scenes, full of people and activity. Finkles Restaurant and Coffee House Breakfasts, lunches, evening meals and children's meals. All food prepared to order from an extensive home cooked menu. Cumbria is home to number of wonders and sights. Carlisle is also served by lines from Dumfries, Newcastle, and Leeds. Macdonalds Open 6am till 10pm Monday to Thursday and 6am till 11pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Joseph Wiper came up with the original recipe for the Everest conquering energy bars, and by the time the company was sold to rival mint cake makers Romneys, there were a number of local firms producing their own brands. The black marble font dates from the 15th century. The office is manned 24 hours from Thursday to Sunday and for 20 hours from Monday to Wednesday. Longsleddale Valley The single track road to the Longsleddale Valley starts its journey bordered by hedgerows and agricultural land before giving way 4 miles later to drystone walls and steep sided fells where the road finishes and the hiking, walking and mountain biking begins. Longsleddale stands off the A6 only 4 miles to the north of Kendal. The Helm The Helm is not particularly high at 185 metres but the views from the summit are well worth taking the short journey from the town. British Raj Tandoori Indian Takeaway Opening times from 5.
An earlier motte castle-Castle Howe-was built in 1087 on the other side of town, but it was abandoned in the 13th century. Farrers Tea and Coffee House Olde worlde and full of character on Kendals Highgate pedestrian shopping zone. The castle then passed through several owners, including the Crown. Almost all the central fell area and the major valley heads are owned or held on lease by the Trust. Stately Homes Levens Hall and Gardens Levens Hall with its historic Topiary Garden is one of the finest stately homes in South Cumbria.
Situated close to the Town Hall and in the pedestrian only shopping zone. Taxis Kendal - Probably the most musical taxi service in Kendal. Major art exhibitions are held here. Taxis in Kendal Taxi ranks are on Highgate, market place, the bus station, the railway station, Oxenholme railway station. . He poured it out anyway, and the rest is history-the famous Kendal Mint Cake. Much of the medieval street plan remains, and there are many features of historical interest.
Scroll down the page or search alphabetically below for the town or village. Kendal Mountain Festival A November event which is said to be the biggest event of its type in the world. Golden Boat Chinese Takeaway Delivery service within a range of 2 miles. Originally, there were more than 150 of these yards branching off each side of Kendal's main street with those on one side providing access to the River Kent. Open 7 days from midday till 2. The , housed in the Kendal Quaker Meeting House, is an embroidery of community art, the creation of more than 4000 people in 15 countries.
Facilities include a 25 metre swimming pool, a learner pool; spacious gymnasium for squash, badminton, basket ball, hockey, table tennis and much more. Discounted deals for groups of 15 or more. Visit the Lake District, Cumbria - it is theplacetobe for stunning landscapes with lakes, mountains, coastline, to visit and. Because the town was built largely of grey stone, it received the nickname 'the auld grey town'. Evening meals from 6pm to 8. According to legend, a Kendal confectioner, trying to make glacier mints, forgot to keep a close watch on the candy and discovered that the mixture in the pan turned cloudy and grainy.