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Thornthwaite Galleries

Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
+44 17687 78248
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Little Oasis

A really lovely gallery with lots of beautiful items from local artists, ranging in price from... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Crazy_Cat_Lady112
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Local arts and crafts and a Bay City Roller fan!!!

Always try and call in here for a browse and a good cup of coffee and a little treat from the cake... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
digitraisedwhenasked
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
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Reviewed yesterday 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

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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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Reviewed 29 June 2017

A tasteful variety of local crafts from pottery to art, cushions, jewellery etc. The savory scone with onion marmalade & carrot cake were not huge but moist & good quality. As a foreigner the usual English offering of Victoria sponge & jam scone can get...More

Thank tracey n
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The gallery was well worth a visit. There was lots of different art work to suit your taste, price or needs. The staff are very helpful and friendly. And if the art is not for view, then the scones were amazing.

Thank garyhh2016
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

What a place! Paintings, pottery, glass and wooden items all very well displayed along with greeting cards, knitted items, jewellery and much more. A local gallery filled with items by local artists and craftsmen and women. We had a delicious toastie and were very tempted...More

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