By clicking on the link below you can move directly to the Ambleside History website which we have developed to show the hundreds of historic pictures of Ambleside and life in this Cumbrian town which Joan Newby has collected over the years.


The History of the cottages ..... Click here for a link to a pdf document about the history of our cottage and the Stock Ghyll valley. PLEASE NOTE... This document is NOT for publication. We ackowledge all copyrights of material used to help us build up a picture of how the cottages have been used over the last 200 years and how they relate to the life in the valley.