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St James, Ormside

St James, Ormside, Appleby, Cumbria CA16 6EJ View on map

Ancient 11th century Norman Church. Built by St Osmund, nephew of William the Conqueror.


Opening Arrangements

The church is open at all times, day and night. Guided tours can be arranged.


3 miles from Appleby. B6260 to Orton; left at Burrells to Kirkby Stephen; left after 1 mile; through village. From M6 (south) junction 38 Tebay; from M6 (north) junction 40 Penrith. Appleby station 4 miles. No bus.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes