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Middleton

(See also Middleton Hall)

Middleton Church of Holy Ghost exterior by Andy WallaceMiddleton, a village in Eden, is surrounded by green rolling hills. It is situated between Middleton fell and the river Lune. The Yorkshire Dales National Park is just a mile away. A Roman road followed the same course as the village layout, and a milestone is sited on a hill ner the village.

Middleton Church of Holy Ghost organ pipes by Andy WallaceThe village church, the Holy Ghost, is the third church on the site and dates from 1878. There are stained glass windows of note. The village has a local pub.

Just north of the village is Middleton Hall, a late 14th century manor house, now a farmhouse. It is named after the family who originally owned it.

Photos courtesy of Andy Wallace

Middleton is located on the A683 in Eden, five miles north of Kirkby Lonsdale and three miles south of Sedbergh.

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