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placename:- Castle Cottage
locality:- Near Sawrey
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- SD37099568
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3795


Castle Cottage -- Near Sawrey -- Claife -- Cumbria / -- 27.1.2012

hearsay Beatrix Potter lived here with her husband William Heelis from 1913. She died here 1945. William was known as Apple Billy, coming as he did from Appleby.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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