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Guide to Kendal Cumbria: An old town on the boundaries of the Lakes National Park in the county of Cumbria, Kendal sits on the River Kent and it's a vital area for tourism, attracting numerous tourists throughout every season. An early Roman fortress and 12th century Norman castle offer proof of the town of Kendal's far off story as it travels back to a undocumented era, the reference of it in the Domesday Book, finished in 1086 demonstrates its importance during those long past days.

The nickname "Auld Grey Town" was bestowed on Kendal because nearly all of its buildings are built from the local grey limestone, the town was in the past part of Westmorland but is today the third biggest built-up area in the county of Cumbria. In no way a large town having roughly 29,000 citizens, Kendal does of course lure numerous additional people in the shape of sightseers who go to this well-liked region. Labelled as Cherchbi in the Domesday Book, Kirkbie Kendal, Kirkby in Kendal and Kirkbie Strickland are some of the names given to Kendal across the years.

Whilst Kendal is well regarded as a tourism hotspot, the area has also long been widley known for its Kendal Mint Cake a confectionery, later advertised as an energy foodstuff, & that has long been used often by climbers and explorers. Kendal has additionally been a major market town, and different trades whereby its locals have survived are the manufacturing of pipe tobacco & tobacco snuff, shoe making & wool.

Kendal Story: From the 1st until the 4th centuries AD, the conquering Romans held power of the Kendal region, replacing the local Brigantes people, they put up a fortress in about 90 AD, consequently developing trade with the displaced Brigantes for the purpose of keeping the fort supplied.

The Celts (the Combrogi tribe) held control right after the Romans left, and at the time of the Norman conquest the Anglo-Saxons were in control. The appearance of the conquering Normans saw the building, during the 12th century, of a castle of stone (which we now know as Kendal Castle) upon Castle Hill. Believed by many as being the birthplace of Catherine Parr (1512-48), the sixth spouse of Henry the 8th , Kendal Castle was definitely the residence of the Parr family at around this period, nonetheless believed to be past repairing at the time she was given birth to.

Richard I issued a Market Charter to the town in 1189 as a way to generate funds for the Crusades, the charter for the significant Market on Saturdays remains even now.



Simple to get to by road (A65, A6 or A684) or rail (FirstTranspennine Express), Kendal is positioned in the South Lakeland District of Cumbria county, England, United Kingdom, south of Carlisle and Penrith.

A selection of Kendal streets and roads: Briarrigg, Mealbank Road, Blackthorn Close, Webb View, Howard Street, Burton Road, Laurel Gardens, Union Street, Honister Drive, Hayclose Crescent, Lound Street, Overdale Close, Whitbarrow Close, Whinfell Close, Broad Ing Crescent, Vine Road, Gilthwaiterigg Lane, Brockbeck, Greengate Lane, Sandgate, Greenwood, Wray Crescent, Aikrigg Avenue, Collin Hill, Esthwaite Avenue, Firbank, Parkside Road, Crummock Drive, Castle Gardens, Lingmoor Rise, Red Tarn Road, Paddy Lane, Caroline Street, Kent Park Avenue, Moore Field Close, Pembroke Court, Aynam Road, Sedbergh Drive, Cumberland Drive, Landsdown Close, Collin Road, Longpool, Dale Avenue, Lound Square, Cherry Tree Crescent, Garth Bank, Blencathra Gardens, Stainbank Road, Oak Tree Road, Boundary Bank Lane, Sedbergh Road.

Attractions, places of interest, things to do and places to visit in and around Kendal: Lambrigg Fell, Potter Fell, The Brewery Arts Centre, Low Sizergh Barn Dairy Farm, Dorothy Farrers Spring Wood, Lakeland Maze and Farm Park, Holmescales Activity Centre, Sizergh Castle and Garden, Howe Riddings Wood, Kendal Leisure Centre, Lakeland Radio Stadium (Kendal Town FC), Hervey Memorial Reserve, Castle Howe, Friends Meeting House and the Quaker Tapestry, Netherfield Cricket Club Ground, Kendal Museum, Museum of Lakeland Life, Whitbarrow, Burns Beck Moss, Kendal Parish Church, Levens Hall, The Museum of Natural History and Archaeology, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Serpentine Woods, St Georges Church, Kendal Via Ferrata, Lakeland Climbing Centre, Kendal Castle.

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Kendal Cottages/Accommodation

The Old Woodyard - Two Bedroom One Bathroom (Sleeps 4)

The Old Woodyard is a quality mews style holiday cottage at the edge of Kendal's Auld Grey town, it is just 10 minutes saunter from the heart of Kendal and moreover benefits from quick access to the adjoining hills.

This holiday property has got brilliant facilities for couples or small families, the open style living accommodation supplying a calming mood, suitable for comforting evenings around the fireplace.

This high quality residence which was previously a stable and is understood to have formerly housed the extraordinary Grand National winner Red Rum is now a winner in a different respect.

This property includes 1 twin and a double bedroom, lounge area displaying exposed beams, fully equipped cooking area, eating area with table and chairs for 6 people, inner hall leading to small patio area with terrace furniture, exclusive parking spot for one car.

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