Where is Grasmere?

Grasmere is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, three miles north-west of the town of Ambleside, 30 miles south of the major city of Carlisle, 104 miles south of Edinburgh, 206 miles north of Cardiff, and 237 miles north-west of London. Grasmere was historically in the county of Westmorland. Grasmere 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 Grasmere is Ambleside.

Grasmere on a map

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

Which county is Grasmere in?

Grasmere 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 Grasmere in Cumbria?

Grasmere is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Grasmere within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Grasmere?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Grasmere is LA22 9SX.

Where is Grasmere in LA22?

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

Location of Grasmere within LA22

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What is the post town for Grasmere?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Grasmere?

The centre of Grasmere is located at position 54.45923° latitude and -3.02508° longitude.

Latitude54.45923°
Longitude-3.02508°

What is the easting and northing of Grasmere?

The centre of Grasmere is located at the grid reference easting 333645 and northing 507578 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting333645
Northing507578

What are the nearest towns to Grasmere?

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

3m
Grasmere is 3 miles north-west of Ambleside
7m
Grasmere is 7 miles north-west of Windermere
8m
Grasmere is 8 miles north-west of Bowness-on-Windermere
11m
Grasmere is 11 miles south-east of Keswick
14m
Grasmere is 14 miles north-west of Kendal
15m
Grasmere is 15 miles north-east of Broughton in Furness
18m
Grasmere is 18 miles south-west of Penrith
18m
Grasmere is 18 miles north of Ulverston
19m
Grasmere is 19 miles north of Grange-over-Sands
20m
Grasmere is 20 miles south-east of Cockermouth

What are the nearest cities to Grasmere?

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

30m
Grasmere is 30 miles north of Lancaster
30m
Grasmere is 30 miles south of Carlisle
50m
Grasmere is 50 miles north of Preston
62m
Grasmere is 62 miles west of Durham
65m
Grasmere is 65 miles west of Ripon
67m
Grasmere is 67 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
69m
Grasmere is 69 miles north-west of Bradford
73m
Grasmere is 73 miles south-west of Sunderland
73m
Grasmere is 73 miles north of Liverpool
74m
Grasmere is 74 miles north-west of Salford

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