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Kendal Castle, Kendal

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Castle · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Kendal Castle is a medieval fortification to the east of the town of Kendal, Cumbria, in northern England. The castle, which is atop a glacial drumlin, was built in the 12th century as the Caput baroniae for the Barony of Kendal. By the 15th century, the Parr family owned the castle.
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  • What a little gem nestled above Kendal! The climb is steep, but fairly short, and well worth it! Lovely views across Kendal to the Lake District hills. It is definitely a ruin, not much left...  more »
  • We did this walk around Kendal of which the Castle is part all very open fantastic views we thoroughly enjoyed reading about Kendal castle and the area in this well kept and lovely place the Council.....  more »
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