The village of Grasmere was described by William Wordsworth as ”the loveliest spot that man hath ever found”
Whether you are sheltering from one of Lakeland's occasional showers, searching for that exclusive gift, or trying to fill a corner of your own home, you will find The Lakes Crafts and Antique Gallery a refreshing blend of past craftsmanship and present day creativity.
The shop was established twenty five years ago and is laid out in separate and individual units rather like an old Victorian indoor market selling a wide selection of gifts and collectables including. New and unusual gift ideas. Bespoke jams and relishes. Selected toys for the young connoisseur. Cards for most occasions. Pre-loved, Old Vintage and Nostalgic items. Sought after old and collectable books specialising in The Lake District, mountaineering, history, UK topography with other sections on angling, religion, motoring and transport etc. Scarce and collectable cameras and photographic equipment. Old and collectable postcards. Jewellery old and new. Other items that come and go on a more occasional basis include, Clothing, furniture, paintings and artworks, musical instruments, old gramophones, lighting etc.
We look forward to welcoming you to our Aladdin's Cave and we hope your visit will be both worthwhile and enjoyable experience.
The Lakes Crafts and Antiques Gallery is situated at the north end of Grasmere village next to the Co-Op and close to the chemist.