Westmorland and Furness

Properties and events in Westmorland and Furness

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Family Fun Day

Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7PQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us on Saturday 14th of September as we throw open our doors and celebrate Heritage Open Days with an extra special family fun day!

Farfield Mill

Farfield Mill Ltd, Garsdale Road, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5LW
Online & In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit Farfield Mill a Victorian Woollen Mill, discover the history of wool weaving in Sedbergh. See heritage displays throughout the Mill and access our new digital guide.

Holy Trinity Church Kendal

Kirkland, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AF
In person
Pre-booking not required

Display of clergy copes and stoles

Holy Trinity Church Kendal - Mark's Gospel

Kirkland, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AF
In person
Pre-booking not required

Hear Mark's Gospel read in the beautiful surroundings of the Parr Chapel.

Holy Trinity, Kendal Parish Church

Kendal Parish Church, Kirkland, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AF
In person
Pre-booking preferred

Visit our magnificent Bell Tower. Climb to the ringing room and then to the bell chamber in the company of our Bell Captain and team of ringers.

Newland Charcoal Iron Furnace

Newland Iron Furnace, Newland, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 7QG
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visitors will get the chance to look around the Newland Charcoal Iron Furnace. There will be an exhibition of the furnace's history and operation and guided tours will be given to explain things further. There are a number of new exhibits on display.

Restoration of the oldest working Signal Box in the world built in 1861 by the Stockton & Darlington Railway

Stainmore Railway Company Ltd., Kirkby Stephen East Station, South Road, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4LA
In person
Pre-booking not required

The return to working order of a long-abandoned signal box constructed by the Stockton and Darlington Railway in 1861.

Tours of the Historic Library

Hawkshead Grammar School Museum, Main Street, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0NT
In person
Pre-booking not required

Hawkshead Grammar School Museum is opening up the historic Library, especially for Heritage Open Days! The library is usually closed to the public, so this is a great opportunity to see inside and hear more about the people who built the collection.

Victoria Hall

Victoria Hall, Main Street, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6DP
In person
Pre-booking not required

Enjoy a Guided Tour of the Victoria Hall, Grade II listed, on Main Street in the pretty, coastal gem of Grange-over-Sands. It houses a beautiful 292 seater Hall with balcony, also the old Council Chamber and Council Offices. Refreshments available.