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The Hen House is the place to go for that well earned treat!

We love colour; it makes us smile!

With new arrivals every day you’ll always be spoilt for choice.

The clothing and accessories - scarves, dresses, handbags, jewellery, tops and more - are all sourced and hand picked personally by Joanna Ireland, who is always striving to find exciting pieces without the big price tag.

Fashion buyer and independent boutique owner in the heart of Bowness on Windermere since 2002. 

Offering affordable fun fashion, jewellery and accessories not found on the high street. 

Dress for yourself. Be individual.