Location of Bitt Cottage

54.402625, -3.385184

Directions

From the South

Leave the M6 motorway at junction 36 for Kendal/Lakes.

  • Follow signs to Barrow (A590).
  • Turn right to Workington (A5092)
  • Follow the coastal road (A595) through Bootle & Waberthwaite
  • Go past Ravenglass and after a couple of miles turn right towards Santon Bridge (just before the Esso garage on the left)
  • Make your way to Santon Bridge and at the end of the road turn left.
  • Go along this road, over the bridge, past the Santon Bridge Inn and keep going for half a mile.
  • Bitt Cottage is on the right hand side. The parking is just beyond the cottage as you come to the edge of the hedge. You can walk through the garden to access the house from the front door rather than walking along the road.
  • Please take care when reversing out of the parking directly onto the road.

From the North
  • Leave the M6 at Carlisle (junction 44) and follow the A595 (signed Barrow).
  • A few miles after you have gone through Calder Bridge, turn off left to Gosforth (it is well signed).
  • Turn left at the mini roundabout (where there is a triangle of pubs).
  • Go past the shops then take the next right to Eskdale.
  • After a few miles you will come to a row of terraced cottages on your left.
  • Bitt Cottage is just under 300m past this terrace on the left. Approach slowly as the parking area is before the cottage.
  • You can walk through the garden to access the house from the front door rather than walking along the road.
  • Please take care when reversing out of the parking directly onto the road.

 

The postcode for Bitt Cottage is CA19 1UU.