Anne Wyatt, who lived near Hawkshead, has left the entire contents of her house and her car to Oxfam in Ambleside.
She was the wife of author and first Lake District National Park Ranger John Wyatt, who died in 2006.
It includes a collection of dolls houses and over 180 bears.
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A family from Melrose in the Borders have returned home with their 4-year-old daughter after being caught up in the earthquake in Nepal.
Kerrie brings you Saturday Night's forcast
Clouding up, rain moving in by evening and winds freshening. Slow improvement Sunday with Monday looking like our best day