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Lake District

Acorn Bank

Delightful garden renowned for its herbs and fruit orchards

Temple Sowerby, near Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 1SP

View over the lily pond at Acorn Bank. It sits in a green walled garden, and in the background is the red brick manor house.

Important notice

Due to heavy rain, grassed areas in the garden will be closed - the Orchard, Sunken Garden and part of the Walled Garden. The Front Terrace, Courtyard, Herb Garden and part of the Walled Garden are open. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Planning your visit

Dog on a lead at Nostell Priory in West Yorkshire

Visiting Acorn Bank with your dog 

Acorn Bank is a one pawprint rated place. Find out the best places to stretch your legs here, as well as the things to be aware of when you visit.

Two visitors exploring the garden in spring at Quarry Bank, Cheshire


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