Location of Old School House (Matterdale)

54.592149, -2.941925


From the North and South

  • Leave the M6 at Junction 40 (Penrith)
  • Follow the A66 westbound for roughly seven miles towards Keswick and Workington
  • At Troutbeck take the left turning on to the A5091 signposted Troutbeck, Dockray and Ullswater
  • Continue for 3.3 miles until you approach Matterdale Church on your left
  • Take the right turn opposite the church up a narrow lane
  • The Old School House is 175m along here on your right
  • There are 3 private parking spaces next to the cottage reserved for residents only. Park cars tight in to the fence so they don't stick out into the lane. NB. Please don't park in the large area next to the private parking spaces as this is a vehicle turning area.

    The postcode for Old School House is CA11 0LD.