Location of Orchard Barn

54.62076, -3.145566


  • 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. Orchard Barn is on the left.

The postcode for this cottage is: CA12 4PN