Leave the M6 at J36 take A590 to the Western Lake District. After approximately half an hour's drive turn off right onto the A5092 towards Broughton and Coniston. Proceed through Greenodd and drive for approx 2 miles. Continue past the Farmers Arms Country Inn on the right hand side and ignore the sign on the right down to Coniston. After 100 yards, notice the ‘slow’ sign in centre of road and the sign 'No Footway for 900 yards'. Turn immediately left after this sign at the crossroads. Continue up this narrow fell road for approximately 300 yards Take the first used track down on the left. It's easily missed so take your time. Howe Foot is situated at the end of this track Go through the gate and Garden Cottage is in the far corner of Howe Foot.
The postcode for Garden Cottage (Howe Foot) is LA12 8EA.