Welcome to How Foot Lodge
How Foot Lodge Country House was built in 1843 as a Victorian villa. It is now a guest house which has been run by Kate and Mike Metcalfe since 1999.
How Foot is situated only fifty yards from William Wordsworth's former home of Dove Cottage, which now forms part of a fascinating award-winning museum. Kate and Mike Metcalfe will be delighted to welcome you to their family-run guest house.
situated only five minutes away from the centre of picturesque Grasmere with its winding river Rothay, quaint shops, village green and 13th century St. Oswald's Church where William Wordsworth and other members of his family are buried in the churchyard.