Where is Colthouse?

Colthouse is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, three miles west of the town of Bowness-on-Windermere, 36 miles south of the major city of Carlisle, 109 miles south of Edinburgh, 200 miles north of Cardiff, and 231 miles north-west of London. Colthouse was historically in the county of Lancashire. Colthouse falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA22 postcode district. The post town for Colthouse is Ambleside.

Colthouse on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Colthouse
Location of Colthouse within the UK

Which county is Colthouse in?

Colthouse is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Colthouse in Cumbria?

Colthouse is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Colthouse within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Colthouse?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Colthouse is LA22 0JS.

Where is Colthouse in LA22?

Colthouse is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LA22 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LA22 postcode district.

Location of Colthouse within LA22

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What is the post town for Colthouse?

The post town for Colthouse is Ambleside. Colthouse is in the LA22 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ambleside.

What is the latitude and longitude of Colthouse?

The centre of Colthouse is located at position 54.37643° latitude and -2.98873° longitude.

Latitude54.37643°
Longitude-2.98873°

What is the easting and northing of Colthouse?

The centre of Colthouse is located at the grid reference easting 335872 and northing 498332 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting335872
Northing498332

What are the nearest towns to Colthouse?

Position of Colthouse relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Colthouse to the centre of the town.

3m
Colthouse is 3 miles west of Bowness-on-Windermere
3m
Colthouse is 3 miles west of Windermere
4m
Colthouse is 4 miles south of Ambleside
10m
Colthouse is 10 miles west of Kendal
11m
Colthouse is 11 miles north-east of Broughton in Furness
13m
Colthouse is 13 miles north of Grange-over-Sands
13m
Colthouse is 13 miles north of Ulverston
16m
Colthouse is 16 miles north-east of Millom
17m
Colthouse is 17 miles south of Keswick
17m
Colthouse is 17 miles north-east of Dalton-in-Furness

What are the nearest cities to Colthouse?

Position of Colthouse relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Colthouse to the centre of the city.

24m
Colthouse is 24 miles north of Lancaster
36m
Colthouse is 36 miles south of Carlisle
44m
Colthouse is 44 miles north of Preston
62m
Colthouse is 62 miles west of Ripon
63m
Colthouse is 63 miles south-west of Durham
64m
Colthouse is 64 miles north-west of Bradford
67m
Colthouse is 67 miles north of Liverpool
68m
Colthouse is 68 miles north-west of Salford
69m
Colthouse is 69 miles north-west of Manchester
69m
Colthouse is 69 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne

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