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Levens, Cumbria

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Levens, Cumbria

Levens is a village and civil parish in the South Lakeland district of the English county of Cumbria. It has a population of 1,007. The village lies 4 miles south of Kendal off the A6 and A590 roads. Levens Hall is within the parish.
DistrictSouth Lakeland
Post townKENDAL
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridSD4886
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCumbria
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01539
Population1,007 (2001)

Levens, Cumbria in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Levens, township, Heversham par., Westmorland, in S. of co., on river Kent, 5½ miles SW. of Kendal, 3518 ac., pop. 945; P.O.; contains the seat of Levens Hall. Levens Force is a cascade on the Kent.

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