Cylinders Estate is home to Kurt Schwitters’ Merzbarn. Located in a remote woodland in the heart of the Langdale valley in Cumbria, NW England it serves as a symbolic connection and poignant memorial to the spirit and tenacity of the artist who worked there. The site is run by LITTORAL, an arts research and development Trust which promotes new creative strategies, artistic interventions and cultural partnerships in response to issues about social, cultural and environmental change.
Covered all weather workshops and gallery space as well as basic tools and equipment. Communal kitchen, toilet and shower and wi-fi is available. Wood burning stoves and hand made wood fired outdoor oven. Yurts, Merzbarn, bunk barn and caravans.
Accommodation includes Weirside bunk barn sleep 18 (aprox 5 minutes from site). On site yurts caravans and camping sleeps 12 people.