A quiet Victorian church set away from Thornthwaite village at the end of a country lane. Worth a visit. Look for the 'mice'. Peaceful graveyard adjoining with views across Bassenthwaite Lake (the only lake in the Lake District! Daughter Church (St. Herbert's) in nearby Braithwaite (approx. 1 mile)</span>
Services are held at St. Mary's on the second Sunday, St. Herbert's, Braithwaite on the 1st, 3rd, 4th & 5th Sundays in the month usually at 10.15 a.m..