Welcome THE GARDENS AND LAKESIDE WALK (EXCLUDING PLAYAREAS) ARE NOW OPEN DAILY TO VISITORS UNTIL 31ST OCTOBER 2020 FROM 10 AM TO 4.30 PM. TICKETS TO BE PURCHASED AT THE OLD SAWMILL TEAROOM ACROSS THE ROAD: CHILDREN GO FREE. THE PLAYGROUNDS RE,MAIN SHUT FOR THE MOMENT.FORTUNATELY WE HAVE PLENTY OF SPACE IN THE GROUNDS AND ALONG THE LAKESIDE WALK SO ADHERING TO SOCIAL DISTANCING SHOULD BE QUITE SIMPLE FOR OUR VISITORS. HOWEVER IF WE DO FEEL THE SITE IS GETTING TOO BUSY WE WILL OPERATE A ONE OUT, ONE IN POLICY IMMEDIATELY. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING OUR VISITORS AGAIN.THE HOUSE UNFORTUNATELY REMAINS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Set in the heart of the North Lake District, three miles from Keswick, the beautiful, natural gardens at Mirehouse offer stunning views of the dramatic Lakeland landscape they are set in. Enjoy the tranquility of the walled Bee Garden, stroll in quiet contemplation along the Poetry Walk or sit by the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake.When we re-open in the house, a relaxed welcome, enhanced by its unique literary connections and beautiful collections, await visitors to Mirehouse. Visitors can enjoy the live piano music, unusual photographs and manuscripts and children’s activities as they wander through this family home.