Location of Cartref

54.600092, -3.132045


From the North and the South

  • Leave the M6 at junction 40 (Penrith) and turn westwards onto the A66, signposted Keswick.
  • Take the first sliproad after approximately 15 miles (signposted Low Briery) and drop down the hill.
  • Join Penrith Road and keep driving and you will see signs when you enter the outskirts of Keswick.
  • Continue past the Keswick town sign to the T-junction.
  • Turn right at the T-Junction.
  • Follow Penrith Road for around 1 mile.
  • You will see a footbridge crossing the river to your right.
  • Just before this, turn left onto Greta Street.
  • Follow Greta Street, crossing Blencathra Street, until you reach the second crossroads where Helvellyn Street crosses Greta Street.
  • Turn right onto Helvellyn Street.
  • Follow Helvellyn Street for a few yards until you see Myers Street off to the left of Helvellyn Street.
  • Cartref is no.22 on the corner of Helvellyn Street (front entrance) and Myers Street (side entrance).
  • Parking is on the street and is unrestricted in most connecting streets.

The postcode for 22 Helvellyn Street is CA12 4EN.