Useful and interesting contacts.

Lake District Events  Useful guide for events, travellers guide to the Lakes.

Blue House Bed and Breakfast (Highly recommended accommodation close to Yew Tree Barn) 

Broughton House Bed and Breakfast (Highly recommended accommodation close to Yew Tree Barn)

Woodstyle Joinery   Kitchens, Bespoke Joinery, manufacturer of Garden Buildings etc, some on display at Yew Tree Barn.

The Crown at High Newton, good local pub.

MEL Blacksmiths  Local excellent craftsmen who we use and recommend.

Haigh Architects  An architectural practice based in Kendal, The Lake District, with extensive experience of designing contemporary and traditional properties. Specialising in renovation and conservation of period and listed buildings, much of their work is restoration, they also design and construct new houses, create extensions and barn conversions, and regularly carry out quinquennial inspections and other church repairs.

Silver Forge Jewellery   Jo Dix is a talented silversmith, who having worked from a studio in Yew Tree Barn for several years has now opened her own shop in Milnthorpe.  Well worth a visit.

Paving Expert Is the single best resource on the internet for information on paving. Highly recommended if you are about to begin a project or have general queries, these guys know their onions.

Cartmel Village  Useful site with details of everything on offer in Cartmel and surrounding district.

Richard Thompson, Builders, Kendal 01539 724886

A great write up on Yew Tree Barn, listing us in the Eight best Salvage and reclamation yards in the country: Mad about the house.

Got a dog? Looking for places that will let you bring it in? (in addition to Yew Tree Barn!) Use this great website to find interesting things to do: Dog Friendly Lakes