Askham Hall in the Financial Times: Hot Holiday – Luxury Lake District

By 18th November 2013News

Grade I-listed Askham Hall, which overlooks the River Lowther near Penrith, is currently being converted into a luxury hotel with 26 bedrooms, the first 13 of which open in August. The building dates back to the 13th century but the owners promise a relaxed rather than formal atmosphere. With chefs from Le Gavroche and Noma, food will be a highlight. Doubles from £150;

Extract from the Financial Times Weekend magazine 21 July 2013