Cardew, Cumbria

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Cardew House Farm. - - 145020.jpg
Cardew House Farm
Cardew is located in Cumbria
Cardew shown within Cumbria
OS grid reference NY340492
Civil parish
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CARLISLE
Postcode district CA5
Dialling code 01228
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
54°50′02″N 3°01′37″W / 54.834°N 3.027°W / 54.834; -3.027Coordinates: 54°50′02″N 3°01′37″W / 54.834°N 3.027°W / 54.834; -3.027

Cardew is a hamlet in Cumbria, England. It is located southwest of Dalston, south of Cardewlees and east of Thursby.[1]

Cardew House, a 16th-century farmhouse built for the Denton family, is a country house of note[2] and Cardew Lodge, a hunting lodge built for Major General William Henry Lowther, is a country house built in the style of an Indian bungalow.[3]

Another house in the village

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Maps (Map). Google Maps. 
  2. ^ Smith, Kenneth (1973). Cumbrian Villages. R. Hale. ISBN 978-0-7091-4175-4. Retrieved 10 July 2012. 
  3. ^ Allhoff, Fritz; O'Brien, Dan (25 February 2011). Gardening - Philosophy for Everyone: Cultivating Wisdom. John Wiley & Sons. p. 90. ISBN 978-1-4443-2457-0. Retrieved 10 July 2012.