Dalemain Mansion and Historic Gardens

Dalemain offers a wonderful combination of history and culture, set in a World Heritage landscape.

Home to the Hasells for eleven generations, the Mansion boasts a fine mixture of Mediaeval, Tudor & Georgian architecture.

The Plantsman’s Gardens encompass 5 acres of richly planted borders with intriguing and unusual combinations of flowers and shrubs to enjoy and be inspired by.

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Dalemain, Penrith, CA11 0HB
Tel: 017684 86450


Gardens: Blue Himalayan Poppies; Rose Walk; Tudor Knot Garden; Earth Sculpture and Topiary Dragon.

Tearoom: enjoy homemade food in an historic setting, served inside or out. 

Special Events: the internationally renowned World’s Original Marmalade Festival.

Shopping: gifts and antiques; plants; Marmalade!

Dalemain Loop: 5 miles, through historic parkland and the Ullswater Valley.

Dogs: on a lead allowed outside the café area.

Free parkingPlant SalesTearoomGift ShopGroup visitsFacilities for wheelchair users and those with limited mobilityWinter opening and facilities

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