Location of Poppy Cottage

54.740541, -3.272767


From the North & South

  • Leave the M6 motorway at Junction 40 (Penrith).
  • Follow the A66 until you get to the main Keswick roundabout.
  • Take the third exit at the roundabout (signed Carlisle).
  • Drive along the A591 for just under14 miles, past Bassenthwaite village and past the Castle Inn on your left until you reach a T-junction where the A591 meets the A595.
  • Turn right onto the A595 and drive for half a mile until you see The Greyhound Inn on your left-hand-side.
  • Turn left onto School Lane and drive for 300m along School Lane.
  • Poppy Cottage is at the end of the terrace on the left-hand-side, signed '1 Poppy Cottage' on the name plaque.
  • You may park outside the cottage on the street or in the layby opposite.

    The postcode for Poppy Cottage is CA7 2HU.