Medieval Cartmel is a beautiful village with a colourful and interesting history. The village is most famous for its ancient priory which has been a place of Christian worship for 800 years. It is also the home of a popular racecourse, the famous sticky toffee pudding shop and l'enclume, a Michelin starred restaurant.
Consequently, how far is Cartmel from Windermere?
Also Know, what county is Cartmel in?
How old is Cartmel Priory?
Priory. The priory was founded in 1190 by William Marshal, created 1st Earl of Pembroke, intended for a community of the Augustinian Canons regular and was dedicated to Saint Mary the Virgin and Saint Michael.
What is Cartmel sticky toffee pudding?
The original Sticky Toffee Pudding. Cartmel is the home of Sticky Toffee. That's where Cartmel Sticky Toffee Pudding was born – we started baking in the shop's back kitchen and selling it in the front 20 years ago.