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AIRA FORCE ATTRACTS 200,000 VISITORS PER YEAR

Aira Force, Ullswater

Landmark project, working with the National Trust in the Lake District National Park to turn the picturesque Aira Force waterfalls and the surrounding landscape into a world-class visitor destination.

• Dramatic landscape, lake shore meadows, open parkland, arboretum, beck and falls attracts up to 200,000 visitors a year.
• Cass Associates developed and implemented a wide ranging masterplan for the site with the key objectives of re-defining the importance of Aira Force.
• Provided new entrances, improved car parking, a new visitor ‘welcome’ building, tree planting and a network of new footpaths offering panoramic views over the Ullswater Valley.
• Project implemented using a local materials and crafts to fulfill the objectives of the masterplan.

Services provided:  Masterplanning and Landscape Architecture

 

Client:
The National Trust