Hill Top

Important notice -

Reflecting government guidance, Hill Top house, garden, car park, toilets and shop are closed to restrict the spread of coronavirus. We encourage everyone not to travel. The Windermere Car Ferry is also closed.

Beatrix Potter's 17th-century farmhouse: a time-capsule of her life

Hill Top

Things to see and do

Hill Top this spring

New landing carpet fitted at Hill Top in February 2020, features in the Tale of Samuel Whiskers

New Beatrix Potter carpet is rolled out at Hill Top 

Thanks to fundraising, including raffle ticket sales, a new handwoven carpet has been fitted on the stairs and landing at Hill Top.

Continue in Beatrix Potter's footsteps

Introduction to leaflet showing various places across the Lake District with a Beatrix Potter connection

Discover Beatrix Potter in the Lake District

Follow in Beatrix Potter's footsteps around the Lake District taking in places that inspired her and that still have a strong connection today.

Hill Top

Our work

In the house

Garden

Outdoors

Hill Top

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Hill Top on the National Trust Collections website