Location of Cragg Cottage

54.364574, -3.345965

Directions

From the South

  • After leaving the Motorway at Junction 36 follow the signs north for Barrow or Workington.
  • Travelling along the A590 the village of Greenodd will be on your right.
  • Turn off here, crossing the river and passing the garage on your left.
  • Follow this road heading north for 30 miles.
  • You will drive through the village of Bootle, then through Waberthwaite.
  • About two miles out of Waberthwaite, there is a small road to your right (unsigned) - this is Birkby Road. (If you get to Muncaster Castle, you have gone too far - retrace your steps back down the hill and turn left this time).
  • Go down Birkby Road and Cragg Cottage about 0.5 miles along this road, up the second farm track on your right (there are some dilapidated sheds by the road end).

The postcode for Cragg Cottage is: CA18 1RT

From the North

  • Follow the main A595 Cumbrian Coastal route heading South towards Ravenglass.
  • When arriving at the Ravenglass junction, turn left following the main road to Muncaster Castle.
  • Go past Muncaster, down the hill, over a small bridge and there is an unsigned road to your left. This is Birkby Road.
  • Go down Birkby Road and Cragg Cottage about 0.5 miles along this road, up the second farm track on your right (there are some dilapidated sheds by the road end).

Please note that Cragg Cottage is 100 yards up a farm track which has some potholes and is therefore unsuitable for sports cars and other low cars.

Please note that Cragg Cottage is a non smoking cottage.