Location of Rosewell House

54.587797, -3.321102


Directions from the North or South  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, carry straight on the A66 towards Cockermouth After about 2 miles turn left to Braithwaite Keep on the road straight through Braithwaite and this will take you over Whinlatter Pass Follow the pass for just over 2 miles uphill and past the forest Visitor Centre on your right Continue down hill for a further 3 miles till you pass a sign that says 'unsuitable for vehicles' Prepare to turn left after this sign, signposted for Buttermere Turn left and then at the end of the road turn left again Follow the road through High Lorton passing the village shop on your left You will reach a staggered crossroad. Turn right here signposted for Cockermouth and then immediately left, signed for Thackthwaite/Rogerscale Follow the road along with the tall wall on your right and go over a hump back bridge Take the first left towards Thackthwaite Follow this narrow road for 2.3 miles passing through the hamlet of ThackthwaiteRosewell House is on the right hand side through a decorative stone gateway Please note that due to the rural location of Rosewell House, we strongly recommend that you follow our directions rather than relying on a sat-nav system as the postcode does not centre on the property