Location of Albert Cottage

Directions

From The South

  • Leave the M6 at Junction 36 (Kendal)
  • Turn left onto the A590 signposted Barrow
  • Follow this road for 3 miles, past Newby Bridge
  • Turn onto the A5092 signposted Workington and Whitehaven
  • Continue forward onto the A591, again signposted Workington and Whitehaven
  • Bear right at the A595 signposted Workington
  • After approximately 2 miles turn right, signposted Santon Bridge
  • After 2 miles bear left signposted Wasdale
  • Go through Santon Bridge and then turn right signposted Irton
  • Take this road and then turn right into Irton Hall Grounds
  • Parking is straight ahead by the wall
  • Albert Cottage is the far end cottage in the row of terraced cottages straight ahead.


From The North

  • Leave the M6 at junction 40 (Penrith)
  • Take the A66 signposted Keswick
  • Keep on the A66 signposted Keswick and then Workington/Whithaven for about 30 miles
  • At the roundabout take the first exit signposted Workington, Whitehaven
  • Continue on the A595 signposted Whitehaven and then Barrow
  • After travelling approximately 58 miles you will seee the turn off to Santon Bridge on the left
  • Take this turn and after just under two miles bear left to Wasdale. Pass through Santon Bridge past the Santon Bridge Inn and turn right signposted Irton
  • Take this road and then turn right into Irton Hall Grounds
  • Parking is straight ahead by the wall
  • Albert Cottage is the far end of the the row of terraced cottages straight ahead.


Please note
that if you have satellite navigation it may take you over Wrynose and Hardknott passes, which is lovely but incredibily steep and windy with gradients of 1 in 3 and can often be closed in the winter months.



The postcode for Albert Cottage is CA19 1TA

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