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Beautiful medieval house, with rich gardens and estate

This imposing house stands proud at the gateway to the Lake District.

Its rich and beautiful garden includes a pond, lake, a national collection of hardy ferns and a superb limestone rock garden.

Still lived in by the Strickland family, Sizergh has many tales to tell and certainly feels lived in, with centuries-old portraits and fine furniture sitting alongside modern family photographs.

The exceptional wood panelling culminates in the Inlaid Chamber, returned here in 1999 from the Victoria and Albert Museum. The 647-hectare (1,600-acre) estate includes limestone pasture, orchards and semi-natural woodland.

Sizergh has a fantastic range of events over the year for all the family. Take a look at our events page for more details.

Get festive at Sizergh this winter

Join us for festive family events this winter at Sizergh. 

Meet Father Christmas in his grotto on selected dates during December. Then why not join us to experience the sounds, smells and tastes of our traditional Winter Wassail on 6-7 December.

Winter warmer walk and lunch

Friends walking in the snow at Leith Hill

26 Nov and 10 Dec 10am - 1.30pm 

Keep your muscles warm with an invigorating winter walk around Sizergh estate followed by lunch in our café.

£15pp please phone 015395 60951 to book.

The house is now closed but we're still open!

The house is now closed but fear not! Sizergh's garden, café and shop are still open daily up to 31 Dec 10am-4pm.

Sizergh’s knitting club

Sizergh knitting club on Fridays

Sizergh's knitting club meets on Fridays 10.30am-12.30pm

Join in and bring along projects you'd like to work on; there is no charge to take part in this relaxed and casual morning.

We look forward to seeing you.