Where is Rosthwaite?

Rosthwaite is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, six miles south of the town of Keswick, 27 miles south of the major city of Carlisle, 99 miles south of Edinburgh, 210 miles north of Cardiff, and 243 miles north-west of London. Rosthwaite was historically in the county of Cumberland. Rosthwaite falls within the district council of Allerdale, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA12 postcode district. The post town for Rosthwaite is Keswick.

Rosthwaite on a map

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

Which county is Rosthwaite in?

Rosthwaite is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyCumberland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Rosthwaite in Cumbria?

Rosthwaite 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 Rosthwaite within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Rosthwaite?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rosthwaite is CA12 5XE.

Where is Rosthwaite in CA12?

Rosthwaite is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CA12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CA12 postcode district.

Location of Rosthwaite within CA12

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What is the post town for Rosthwaite?

The post town for Rosthwaite is Keswick. Rosthwaite is in the CA12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Keswick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rosthwaite?

The centre of Rosthwaite is located at position 54.51784° latitude and -3.14852° longitude.

Latitude54.51784°
Longitude-3.14852°

What is the easting and northing of Rosthwaite?

The centre of Rosthwaite is located at the grid reference easting 325750 and northing 514223 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting325750
Northing514223

What are the nearest towns to Rosthwaite?

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

6m
Rosthwaite is 6 miles south of Keswick
10m
Rosthwaite is 10 miles north-west of Ambleside
13m
Rosthwaite is 13 miles south-east of Cockermouth
14m
Rosthwaite is 14 miles north-west of Windermere
14m
Rosthwaite is 14 miles north-west of Bowness-on-Windermere
15m
Rosthwaite is 15 miles east of Cleator Moor
16m
Rosthwaite is 16 miles east of Egremont
17m
Rosthwaite is 17 miles north of Broughton in Furness
18m
Rosthwaite is 18 miles east of Whitehaven
18m
Rosthwaite is 18 miles south-east of Workington

What are the nearest cities to Rosthwaite?

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

27m
Rosthwaite is 27 miles south of Carlisle
35m
Rosthwaite is 35 miles north-west of Lancaster
55m
Rosthwaite is 55 miles north of Preston
65m
Rosthwaite is 65 miles west of Durham
69m
Rosthwaite is 69 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
71m
Rosthwaite is 71 miles west of Ripon
75m
Rosthwaite is 75 miles west of Sunderland
76m
Rosthwaite is 76 miles north-west of Bradford
77m
Rosthwaite is 77 miles north of Liverpool
80m
Rosthwaite is 80 miles north-west of Salford

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