A VILLAGE inn with connections to a famous children’s author is on the market.

The Tower Bank Arms is located in the village of Near Sawrey in the Lake District National Park.

Near Sawrey is famous for Hill Top, a 17th century farmhouse which was the home of Beatrix Potter with the pub being illustrated in the Tale of Jemima Puddleduck and situated next door.

The listing states: “Historic Lakeland Village Inn with connection to Beatrix Potter.

“Main bar and lounge, restaurant, four Individually styled letting rooms (can be partly reconfigured to form owner’s accommodation.

“Net turnover for YE February 2022 £430,000.”

The leasehold property has an asking price of £190,000.

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