Location of Roan Wood Cottage

54.438605, -3.321566


From the South

- Leave the M6 motorway at junction 36 for Kendal/Lakes.
- Follow signs to Barrow (A590).
- Turn right to Workington (A5092)
- Follow the coastal road (A595) through Bootle & Waberthwaite
- Go past Ravenglass and after a couple of miles turn right towards Santon Bridge (just before the Esso garage on the left)
- Make your way to Santon Bridge and at the end of the road turn left.
- After 50 yards turn right (signed to Wasdale)
- Go along this road for about five minutes and you will pass over a bridge.
- Once over the bridge, immediately turn right and then right again (signed Wasdale Head).
- Carry on along this road as it takes you to the lake and then alongside it.
- At the T-Junction turn left and follow this road for half a mile.
- At the first buildings you arrive at turn left into the parking area across the road.
- The gateway for Roan Wood Cottages is the one on the left as you look at the cottages.

From the North

- Leave the M6 at Carlisle (junction 44) and follow the A595 (signed Barrow) for around 50 miles and you'll reach Calder Bridge.
- A few miles after you have gone through Calder Bridge turn off left to Gosforth (it is well signed).
- Turn left at the mini roundabout (where there is a triangle of pubs).
- Keep on this road (following signs for Wasdale and then Wasdale Head) for just over five miles.
- You will pass a house called Low Greendale on your left, continue on to the next settlement of houses and turn right into the shared parking area.
- The gateway for Roan Wood Cottages is the one on the left as you look at the cottages.

The Post code for Roan Wood Cottage is CA20 1EU. Please note the postcode doesn't take you straight to the cottage so please plan your route in advance or follow our directions.