Map Kendal Cumbria

Road map of Kendal in Cumbria, ideal for finding locations around the neighbourhood and for exploring individual streets and roads.

Kendal Map - Road/Street Map

Map of Kendal in Cumbria, detailed street map, effective for locating addresses and roads in the neighbourhood. Use zoom or pan to see: Gatebeck, Helsington , Milnthorpe, Old Hutton, Sedbergh, Grange Over Sands, Morecambe, Watercrook, Underbarrow, Crook, Selside, Cartmel Fell, Natland, Meal Bank, Helsington Laithes, Windermere, Grayrigg, Killington, Oxenholme, Levens, Bowness-on-Windermere, Stainton, Crosthwaite, Troutbeck Bridge, Staveley, Crooklands, Endmoor, New Hutton, Burneside

Information for Kendal Cumbria: Bringing in a great number of visitors year round, the historic town of Kendal, rests on the River Kent, on the fringes of the Lake District National Park in Cumbria. Even then substantial enough to be described in the 1086 Domesday Book, The Kendal area has a story which stretches back into the mists of time, an early Roman fort (AD90), & later Norman fort pay testimony to this.

The 3rd most significant settlement in Cumbria, though in the past part of Westmorland, the houses of Kendal are mainly constructed in gray limestone, giving it the nickname of "Auld Grey Town". By no means a huge town with around 28,000 residents, Kendal does of course attract many extra folks in the form of sightseers who travel to this sought after region. Termed Cherchbi in the Domesday Book, Kirkby in Kendal, Kirkbie Kendal and Kirkbie Strickland are some of the names bestowed on Kendal over the years.

A product that Kendal has been famous for decades is Kendal Mint Cake, much used by explorers & mountain climbers as a high energy food, & thought to have been made unintentionally, 3 companies still produce the Mint Cake these days. Kendal has moreover been a noteworthy market town, & other industries by which its locals have made a living include the manufacturing of tobacco snuff and pipe tobacco, shoes and wool.

The History of Kendal: The earliest building that had significance in the Kendal district was put up by the conquering Romans at Watercrook in approximately the first century AD, in the shape of a fortification. Arguments involving the Romans and a tribe called the Brigantes, concluded once they started to trade with each other, until around the fourth century, at which time the Romans abandoned the fortress.

Once the Roman invaders departed, the region was controlled by Celts (the Combrogi people) and later on by the Anglo-Saxons, this was the situation up to the Norman invasion when a stone castle was raised on Castle Hill in the 12th C, you can still pay a visit to the ruins of what we now refer to as Kendal Castle. Possibly most recognized as being the home of the Parr family, Kendal Castle is often stated to be the birthplace of Henry the 8th's 6th wife, Catherine Parr, though because it was beyond repair around the time she was born, this appears to be unlikely.

The town was accorded a Market Charter in 1189, and this market always has been crucial for the region since those long past days, this charter indeed is still in place today and it grants Kendal the authority to have a Saturday market.



Kendal is to the south of Carlisle & Penrith in the South Lakeland District the county of Cumbria, in England, UK, the town can be reached by means of the A65, A6 or A684, it may in addition be gotten to by train using the FirstTranspennine Express.

A selection of Kendal streets and roads: Hallgarth Circle, Sedbergh Road, Library Road, Garth Bank, Nether Street, Silverdale Drive, Howe Gardens, Murley Moss, Esthwaite Green, Thirlmere Road, Helsington Road, Natland Mill Beck Lane, Bridge Lane, Kirkbarrow, Blea Tarn Road, Underwood, Hayfell Rise, Paddy Lane, Low Fellside, Collin Croft, Hardknott Gardens, Stonecross Road, Fernwood Drive, Cross Lane, Boundary Bank Lane, Hartside Road, Horncop Lane, Whinfell Drive, Castle Green Close, Aynam Place, Anchorite Fields, Rydal Road, Finley Close, Mintsfeet Road North, Willow Drive, Cedar Grove, Castle Rise, Garburn Road, Dowkers Lane, Underley Hill, Helmside Gardens, Aynam Road, Bramble Close, Mintsfeet Road South, Busher Walk, Kirkbarrow Lane, Sandylands Road, Low Garth, Thorny Hills, Castle Garth, Carrock Close.

Attractions, places of interest, things to do and places to visit in and around Kendal: Howe Riddings Wood, Netherfield Cricket Club Ground, The Museum of Natural History and Archaeology, Lakeland Maze and Farm Park, Kendal Museum, Hervey Memorial Reserve, Sizergh Castle and Garden, Museum of Lakeland Life, Kendal Leisure Centre, Castle Howe, Potter Fell, Burns Beck Moss, Kendal Via Ferrata, Lakeland Radio Stadium (Kendal Town FC), Friends Meeting House and the Quaker Tapestry, Lambrigg Fell, Kendal Parish Church, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, St Georges Church, Kendal Castle, Lakeland Climbing Centre, The Brewery Arts Centre, Levens Hall, Low Sizergh Barn Dairy Farm, Dorothy Farrers Spring Wood, Holmescales Activity Centre, Serpentine Woods, Whitbarrow.

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Kendal Cottages/Accommodation

The Old Woodyard - Two Bedroom One Bathroom (Sleeps 4)

The Old Woodyard is a top quality mews style property on the fringes of the Auld Grey town of Kendal, it's just 10 mins walk away from the town centre of Kendal and in addition enjoys quick access to the adjoining fells.

The open plan living accommodation of the Old Woodyard is undoubtedly appropriate for peaceable, chilled evenings around the fireplace, suitable for twosomes or small families.

This quality home that was previously a stable & is thought to have once housed the extraordinary Grand National victor Red Rum is today a winner in a different respect.

Facilities in this property consist of, lounge area with exposed beams, 1 double bedroom & 1 twin, equipped cooking area with eating area for up to six people, exclusive parking spot for one vehicle and small patio area with terrace furniture.

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Street map for Kendal in the Lake District, suitable for identifying locations throughout the town and for tracking down specific roads and streets.

This informative article might be utilized for nearby villages and towns for example: Troutbeck Bridge, Helsington Laithes, Grange Over Sands, Killington, Watercrook, Helsington , Selside, Sedbergh, Grayrigg, Endmoor, Staveley, Milnthorpe, Natland, Stainton, Crook, Gatebeck, Meal Bank, Morecambe, Crooklands, New Hutton, Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere, Levens, Crosthwaite, Burneside, Old Hutton, Oxenholme, Underbarrow, Windermere.