Location of Colwith (Neaum Crag)

54.424706, -3.014541

Directions

From the South
Take junction 36 off the M6
Take the A591 passing Kendal and follow signs to Windermere
Continue through Windermere and onto Ambleside
On the approach to Ambleside, turn left onto the A5095 (Borrans Road)
After approx. 1 mile take a left turn onto A593, signposted Coniston
Get in the left lane to remain on the A593 and turn left over the bridge
In less than 2 miles, on a left bend, turn right signposted High Close
Follow the road for approx. 1 mile until you see a left turn signposted Neaum Crag
100m along this road you will see a left turn onto the private estate
Follow the private road through the estate until you see Neaum Crag House
Parking is signed to the left of the property and Colwith is tucked around the back (follow the slate pathway).

From the North
Exit the M6 and junction 40 and take the fourth exit signposted A66
Continue on the A66 for approx 12 miles
Take the first exit for Keswick and continue along Chestnut Hill
Turn left onto the A591 and continue to Ambleside
On arrival in Ambleside, take the second exit on the mini roundabout to remain on A591
Follow the road through the village and left right onto Wansfell Road
At the t-junction, turn left onto Rothay Road
After a short distance, turn right onto A593 for Coniston
Follow the final six directions above ('from the South')