Exit the M6 at junction 40 (Penrith) and take the A66 East for Scotch Corner. From the A66 at the next roundabout take the A686 for Alston. After approximately 4 miles you will reach the metal bridge with traffic lights over the river. Turn left just before the war memorial and The Shepherds Inn pub on the edge of the village and then after 50 yards, turn right. Follow the road for 60 yards and just past the children's swings you will see a turn in on your left up a sloping driveway signed Old Powleys. Drive into the courtyard and Byre Cottage (with a white door) is right in front of you. Parking is to the right of the cottage (by white garage)
The postcode for Byre Cottage is CA10 1LX
By public transport
The cottage is accessible by public transport being just 1/4 mile from Lanwathby railway station. A connection from Carlisle mainline station on the Settle line stops at Langwathby.