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Thornthwaite Galleries

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Address: Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)17687 78248
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Nice gallery with tea room

Interesting gallery with lots of interesting items to view and purchase. We had tea and cake there on a couple of occasions and found the staff to be pleasant and polite. Worth a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Interesting gallery with lots of interesting items to view and purchase. We had tea and cake there on a couple of occasions and found the staff to be pleasant and polite. Worth a visit.

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Edinburgh uk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Desperate for a cuppa we asked a walker where to find one.....the Thornthwaite Gallery says he....and what a find! After a delightful tea for two in pretty white and blue service and delishious almond slice we wandered round the Gallery. We could have spent all our holiday money at one time! Beautiful pottery,dozens of Art work by locals,'different'jewllryand woodwork to... More 

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Chertsey, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Spent a delightful couple of hours here. Toasted sandwiches to start & tea & cake later. Beautiful arts & craft items for sale & the owners were friendly & welcoming. Nothing to dislike - nothing tatty. Really worth visiting for some genuine hand made gifts.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

in one large room it houses interesting pottery, wood carvings and ornaments, jewelry, pictures, photos, etc etc. Also has a nice tea shop and they serve nice warmed scones with proper clotted cream for a lovely cream tea. Its a 10minute drive from Keswick. Not much else there though.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The gallery is well worth a visit if you are in the area. There is a range of beautiful work ranging from paintings, furniture, jewellery, glass to pottery, cards and a lovely tea room serving outstanding homemade cakes - I can highly recommend the Victoria sponge! It is well worth the trip and you may even find that thing that... More 

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Stopped off at this beautiful little craft gallery and tea room. A must for a tea and tasty cake or scone. Wonderful crafts for that special gift. Would highly recommend.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We chanced on this gallery just outside Keswick. It really is more than just a gallery as it has a very good tea room with tasteful food at a reasonable price. The contents of the gallery are varied but demonstrate the best work of Cumbrian artists. The quality of the works is outstanding in furniture, paintings and small sculptures. If... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

first visit and very impressed, nice range of artists work to see even if you dont want to purchase. Also lovely little tea room. I am sure we will visit again when next in Lakes

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Cottingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

In short the location has improved on each visit fantastic craft the best you will find around. Now with accomodation and a special tea room, just call you will see

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Was recommended by our b&b owner, he wasn't wrong. Various artwork, pottery and jewellery. Mostly the prices were reasonable. Stopped for a cake and drink all very nice. Biggish car park at the end of a very narrow street.

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