Quaint Market Town
Often known as the Southern Gateway to the Lake District, Kendal is a quaint market town with a huge option for properties. Located only 6 miles from the M6, it is just a short drive to the boundary of the Lake District National Park. It is a fantastic sport for those looking to enjoy what the area has to offer.
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Kendal has a vibrant high street with a mixture of independent and popular chain stores, cafes, restaurants and bars. Furthermore, there is easy access to the Lake District National Park.
When it comes to arts and culture, Kendal is rich in regular events, all hosted at the Brewery Arts Centre. Every year, Kendal Calling is held at Lowther Deer Park. There, you will see a huge range of artists, DJs and comedians.
The ruins of the historic Kendal Castle are a lovely, hidden spot to visit. From there, you get brilliant views over the town. At Kendal Museum, there is an exhibition telling the story of the castle, its people and the town.
For education, there is a good selection of both primary and secondary schools in Kendal.
Things to Do in Kendal
In addition to being close to the M6, there is also Kendal train station which connects to Oxenholme train station. There, you can get direct commutes to Manchester, London and more.
The Property Market
Kendal is great for those who wish to be situated close to the Lake District National Park, while avoiding the increased market value this area brings. While house prices are higher than average, there is still a huge variety to suit all budgets.