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Well worth a visit

Whilst I can't comment on the mews cottages, the Gallery at Thornthwaite is well worth visiting... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
Carl_S290614
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Crowle, United Kingdom
A must go to even if it's just for a coffee

Been to Thorntwaite Gallery now every time we visit the lakes. The paintings and wood carvings are... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2018
Wonderer007
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Tynemouth, United Kingdom
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Jul 28, 2018
“Well worth a visit”
Mar 6, 2018
“A must go to even if it's just for a coffee”
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Whilst I can't comment on the mews cottages, the Gallery at Thornthwaite is well worth visiting, with a range of excellent artworks on sale and display - from paintings, photos, sketches to elaboratly carved and sculpted objects. As an added bonus, we were able to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Been to Thorntwaite Gallery now every time we visit the lakes. The paintings and wood carvings are exquisite we've spent hours browsing and the coffee, scones and cakes are simply excellent

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Wonderer007
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Blackberry Cottage is clean and comfortable. Views around surrounding area are stunning. Will definitely be going back.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank philip w
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

We have stayed in these cottages on approximately 7 occasions now at different times of the year. The cottages are beautifully presented with a modern interior. The village itself is quiet and peaceful (which we like) and there are stunning views of the hills from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Clowesyfamily
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Fabulous weather, great walking, rounded off with a trip to the Wool Festival at Cockermouth! It was amazing to discover the Lakes had better weather than Bath but we were very glad not to be wearing wet weather gear. The cottages that look out onto...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Vivienne B
Reviewed June 24, 2016

3 cottages are on the lower floor leading outside to established secure gardens, perfect for children and pets. The upper floor (approached from the rear so independent) is a well stocked gallery with tearoom. The cottage that we occupied, Elderberry, was well appointed with all...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ambrosia14
Reviewed May 13, 2016

When staying in the area I make a point of visiting this lovely gallery. There is so much to see. Original paintings, sculptures carving and carpentry are all beautifully displayed in this lovely gallery. A little cafe provides excellent tea, scones cakes etc and it...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank andreamay_11
Reviewed April 30, 2016

Had been before but wanted to look again. So many beautiful things. This time we stayed for coffee and cakes. Very pleased we did lemon drizzle very good.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank barbara h
Reviewed September 24, 2015

Lots of artwork and artefacts shown in barn with tea and coffee and cakes available. Artwork reasonably priced. Easy access and good parking. Well looked after.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Devondave
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Having parked in a layby up at Winlatter Forest we decided to walk down one of the many trails to Thorntwaite. We stumbled upon the gallery and tea shop quite by accident. Had a lovely coffee and cake which prepared us for the return up...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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