Troutbeck, South Lakeland

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Not to be confused with Troutbeck, Eden.
Mortal Man Inn, Troutbeck.jpg
The Mortal Man Inn public house, Troutbeck
Troutbeck is located in Cumbria
 Troutbeck shown within Cumbria
OS grid reference NY407030
Civil parish Lakes
District South Lakeland
Shire county Cumbria
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district LA23
Dialling code 015394
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Westmorland and Lonsdale
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Coordinates: 54°25′05″N 2°54′47″W / 54.418°N 2.913°W / 54.418; -2.913

Troutbeck is a village in South Lakeland district in Cumbria. It is 3 miles (5 km) north of Windermere town, and west of the A592 road. It is a conservation area and includes the National Trust property of Townend.

Village amenities[edit]

  • Post Office, General Store and Teashop - run by Pam and Sue (on main road through village)
  • Village Institute (above Post Office)
  • The Mortal Man Inn (on main road through village). Has the "Oh, Mortal Man" verse on the pub sale, with reference to Sally Birkett's Ale:
"O mortal man that lives by bread,
What is it makes thy nose so red?
Thou silly fool, that look'st so pale,
'Tis drinking Sally Birkett's ale."

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