How to find Dalemain House & Gardens

Dalemain is very conveniently situated only a few minutes' drive from the M6, A6, A66 and the West Coast Mainline

To find Dalemain Historic House & Gardens:

Leave the M6 at Junction 40

Follow the A66 west to the first roundabout.
Take the A592 Penrith to Ullswater road for 1½ miles
Dalemain is on the right hand side of the road.

We are only 1½ miles from Rheged Discovery Centre,
and 2½ miles from the Ullswater 'Steamers' at Pooley Bridge.

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Moorings available on Lake Ullswater

 Contact Dalemain now to secure a licence to moor your boat on the most beautiful lake in the Lake District

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Dalemain Marmalades have excelled at this year's Great Taste Awards.

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Penrith Remembers Launches The Centenary Programme of the Commemoration of the World War 1 at Dalemain

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Dalemain Wins HHA/Christie's Prestigious Garden of the Year Award 2013

The charming English gardens of Dalemain, nestled in the Lake District, have won the 2013 Garden of the Year Award sponsored by the Historic Houses Association and Christie’s. This prestigious national award, now in its 29th year, is designed to recognise the importance of gardens with outstanding horticultural and public appeal, either in their own right or as the setting for an historic house.  

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Dalemain wins prestigious Heritage Award for best event 2012

Dalemain has been presented with a prestigious Hudson’s Heritage Award for Best Event 2012 - The World’s Original Marmalade Awards & Festival.

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