Guide to England's hills & mountains

High Seat

High Seat - Cumbria

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High Seat is the 3677th highest peak in the British Isles and the 365th tallest in England


608.0 m (1995 ft)


136.0 m (446 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Rock 3m W of trig point


  • Hump
  • Simm
  • Dewey
  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District C

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Rock is 0.3m higher than fb; cairn 85m ENE at NY 287988 18075 is as high