'Located in northwest England, the English Lake District is a mountainous area, whose valleys have been modelled by glaciers in the Ice Age and subsequently shaped by an agro-pastoral land-use system characterized by fields enclosed by walls. The combined work of nature and human activity has produced a harmonious landscape in which the mountains are mirrored in the lakes. Grand houses, gardens and parks have been purposely created to enhance the beauty of this landscape. This landscape was greatly appreciated from the 18th century onwards by the Picturesque and later Romantic movements, which celebrated it in paintings, drawings and words. It also inspired an awareness of the importance of beautiful landscapes and triggered early efforts to preserve them.'
(UNESCO World Heritage List, 2017, http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/422)
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Festive Season at The Lyth Valley
We are very much looking forward to Christmas and New Year at the Lyth Valley and we hope you will be able to join us to celebrate the festive season. Click on the links below to see our festive packages and menus.