Things to Do

Located nearby are:

Our nearest town, the small market town of Brampton.

Lanercost Priory founded in 1166 whose remains and imposing church survive today.

Talkin Tarn Country Park, a beautiful natural lake where you can spend time walking, fishing or hire a rowing boat. It is the home to Talkin Tarn Amateur Rowing Club.

Gelt Wood where you can walk along the fast flowing River Gelt and see the stone quarry where stone was taken to build Hadrian's Wall.

We are situated very close to the Hadrian's Wall footpath, and only a few miles from the Roman Fort of Birdoswald.

Also very nearby are Walby Farm Park, Carlisle Lake District Airport and Solway Aviation Museum.

Vallum Barn is only 9 miles from the centre of historic city of Carlisle with its many attractions, such as Carlisle Castle, Carlisle Cathedral, Tullie House Museum plus a wide variety of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities.

Gretna Green and the Gretna Gateway Outlet Village are only 11 miles north of us.

Further Afield:

We are about 35 miles away from the North Lakes, which makes many attractions easily accessible for day trips:

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