Browsing places to visit within 8 miles of Thornthwaite Farm
Newby Bridge, Cumbria, LA12 8NA, Tel: 01539 822222, (8 miles, 13kms)
At the southern end of Lake Windermere adjoining the River Leven, Newby Bridge is a small village, with a selection of hotels and B&B's. A good location to explore the Furness peninsula, Ulverston, Cartmel, Grange, Windermere to name a few.
(6 miles, 9kms)
Town Hall, Queen Street, LA12 7AR, LA12 7AR, Tel: 01229 587120, (7 miles, 12kms)
Ulverston is South Lakeland's festival town. It is a market town with unique charm, friendly traditional shops and original cobbled streets.
Askham in Furness, Cumbria, LA16 7, Tel: 01539 822222, (7 miles, 11kms)
Askam in Furness owes its existence to the iron ore industry. The industrial buildings were demolished in 1933. In addition to street names, another sign of the former iron works is Askam pier, which is made of slag from the works.
Cumbria, LA20 6JF, Email, (2 miles, 3kms)
Broughton-in-Furness is a quaint, unspoilt Lakeland town, nestling in the foothills of some of the most dramatic Lake District fells.
Cumbria, LA21 8EH, (7 miles, 11kms)
Coniston village is located adjacent to Coniston water and underneath the majestic Coniston Fells of which Coniston Old Man is the most famous.