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Thornthwaite Galleries

Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
+44 17687 78248
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Delicious tea and scones

Visited recently while staying at nearby campsite in Braithwaite for tea and scones. All was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PrioryPengui
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Lovely surprise

As our son is interested in art we visited the gallery and were very pleasantly surprised and... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Singinggardener
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“local crafts” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
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Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
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+44 17687 78248
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"lovely gallery"
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"local crafts"
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"cakes"
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"clotted cream and jam"
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"lake district"
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"hot drinks"
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"lovely lunch"
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"worth the effort"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited recently while staying at nearby campsite in Braithwaite for tea and scones. All was delicious - scones home-made by the lady who runs the cafe with clotted cream and jam. You are surrounded by beautiful pictures, pottery, and so on whilst you eat with...More

Thank PrioryPengui
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

As our son is interested in art we visited the gallery and were very pleasantly surprised and wondered why we hadn't visited before. There is a wide range of pictures and other goods such as wooden tables, pottery plus jewellery and cards. The tea room...More

Thank Singinggardener
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

What a surprising find. This is a must go to place for beautiful unique crafts and paintings. The tea room is so inviting with delicious cakes and savouries with views to die for. The owners of the gallery were so inviting and went the extra...More

1  Thank jhoughton70
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

A really lovely gallery with lots of beautiful items from local artists, ranging in price from quite expensive to very reasonable. Absolutely gorgeous. My husband and I had a cream tea each - delicious, light scones, butter, clotted cream and jam. Couldn’t have been better....More

2  Thank Crazy_Cat_Lady112
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Always try and call in here for a browse and a good cup of coffee and a little treat from the cake and pastry stand. Never been disappointed and bought, with a little help for the owner, a JR Taylors fine print "Last of the...More

Thank digitraisedwhenasked
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Local crafts as well as art in this gallery, well set back from the road. Very tasteful and a good selection, good for browse too.

Thank PeteLucy434
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We stopped here on our way back from a trip up the coast. The road up to the gallery is steep & narrow so you need to be careful driving but it's worth the effort as there are a large number of attractive paintings &...More

Thank Ge0rdiesc0use
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It's always a pleasure to call in at the gallery. Apart from the good selection of art and craftwork, from which we often buy, they provide excellent cakes and hot drinks. The people who run the gallery are friendly and helpful in the extreme and...More

Thank Derek C
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Nice cafe with some lovely home made cakes. Gallery / Shop has plenty of gifts and is a good showcase for local talent. Worth a look

Thank MrFrontispiece
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I love this gallery, theres lots of beautiful and unique things. I like to have a look around, treat myself to something special then sit down for a toasty, latte and piece of cake. The food and cakes are fresh and delicious, staff are always...More

Thank JJMck25
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