Where is Crosthwaite?

Crosthwaite is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, four miles south-east of the town of Bowness-on-Windermere, 35 miles north of the major town of Blackpool, 114 miles south of Edinburgh, 196 miles north of Cardiff, and 225 miles north-west of London. Crosthwaite was historically in the county of Westmorland. Crosthwaite falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA8 postcode district. The post town for Crosthwaite is Kendal.

Crosthwaite on a map

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

Which county is Crosthwaite in?

Crosthwaite is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyWestmorland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Crosthwaite in Cumbria?

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

Location of Crosthwaite within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Crosthwaite?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Crosthwaite is LA8 8HX.

Where is Crosthwaite in LA8?

Crosthwaite is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LA8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the LA8 postcode district.

Location of Crosthwaite within LA8

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What is the post town for Crosthwaite?

The post town for Crosthwaite is Kendal. Crosthwaite is in the LA8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kendal.

What is the latitude and longitude of Crosthwaite?

The centre of Crosthwaite is located at position 54.31597° latitude and -2.86611° longitude.

Latitude54.31597°
Longitude-2.86611°

What is the easting and northing of Crosthwaite?

The centre of Crosthwaite is located at the grid reference easting 343755 and northing 491500 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343755
Northing491500

What are the nearest towns to Crosthwaite?

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

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Crosthwaite is 4 miles south-east of Bowness-on-Windermere
5m
Crosthwaite is 5 miles south of Windermere
5m
Crosthwaite is 5 miles west of Kendal
9m
Crosthwaite is 9 miles north of Grange-over-Sands
9m
Crosthwaite is 9 miles south-east of Ambleside
12m
Crosthwaite is 12 miles north-east of Ulverston
13m
Crosthwaite is 13 miles north-west of Kirkby Lonsdale
14m
Crosthwaite is 14 miles north of Carnforth
14m
Crosthwaite is 14 miles west of Sedbergh
14m
Crosthwaite is 14 miles east of Broughton in Furness

What are the nearest cities to Crosthwaite?

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

19m
Crosthwaite is 19 miles north of Lancaster
39m
Crosthwaite is 39 miles north of Preston
40m
Crosthwaite is 40 miles south of Carlisle
56m
Crosthwaite is 56 miles west of Ripon
58m
Crosthwaite is 58 miles north-west of Bradford
61m
Crosthwaite is 61 miles south-west of Durham
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Crosthwaite is 62 miles north of Salford
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Crosthwaite is 63 miles north of Liverpool
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Crosthwaite is 63 miles north-west of Manchester
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Crosthwaite is 64 miles north-west of Leeds

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