Location of Derwent Lea

54.621506, -3.145952


Leave M6 at junction 40 (Penrith)

Take A66 signposted Keswick and Workington.

Continue on A66 until you reach the large roundabout at Keswick (17 miles).

At the roundabout, take the right exit onto A591, signposted Carlisle.

Turn into second road off to the right (about half a mile), after an S bend, signposted Applethwaite/Skiddaw.

Continue up this road, round two sharp bends, until you come into Applethwaite village.

On seeing the telephone box, turn left in front of it. You are now on Raven Lane, but there's no sign!

Continue along this lane for about 300 yards. Derwent Lea is on the left.