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 is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of 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.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Rosthwaite is CA12 5XE.
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.
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The post town for Rosthwaite is Keswick. Rosthwaite is in the CA12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Keswick.
The centre of Rosthwaite is located at position 54.51784° latitude and -3.14852° longitude.
The centre of Rosthwaite is located at the grid reference easting 325750 and northing 514223 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Rosthwaite relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Rosthwaite to the centre of the town.
Position of Rosthwaite relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Rosthwaite to the centre of the city.