Historical attractions near Newby Bridge
The best kept secret in South Lakeland. A medieval castle with exceptional oak panelled interiors, intricately carved chimney pieces, and early oak furniture. The castle's beautiful gardens include a particularly imposing rock garden.
Hill Top is a time capsule of the amazing life of Beatrix Potter. Full of her favourite things, the house appears as if Beatrix had just stepped out for a walk. Every room contains a reference to a picture in a 'tale'. The lovely cottage garden is a haphazard mix of flowers, herbs, fruit and vegetables.