Hilltop - The home of Beatrix Potter

View of the cottage at Hilltop from the garden

Beatrix Potter wrote many of her famous children's stories in this little 17th-century house and it has been kept exactly as she left it, complete with her furniture and china. There is a traditional cottage garden attached.

Beatrix Potter Gallery

A selection of her original illustrations may be seen at the Beatrix Potter Gallery.

Contact Information

Tel: 015394 36269
Email: hilltop@nationaltrust.org.uk
Web: www.nationaltrust.org.uk

Attractions in the Lancaster and Morecambe bay area

South of the Lake District lies the historic city of Lancaster and the dramatic sea scape of the bay at Morecambe. Explore some of the sights and attractions in this beautiful area of England from the list of carefully selected venues on our Lancaster and Morecambe attractions page.