Location of The Retreat

54.617227, -3.203043


  • Leave the motorway at Junction 40 (Penrith)
  • Take the A66 westbound signposted for Keswick/Workington
  • Remain on this road for about 19 miles and continue past Keswick
  • After Keswick, continue past Braithwaite
  • Take the next left turn signed for Thornthwaite/Gallery
  • Go round the bend and start going up the hill.
  • There is a gap in the wall on the left with a slate sign that says 'private'. Turn in there and you will see three bungalows and a large parking area. The Retreat is the last bungalow.
    There is parking for up to two cars.

The postcode for The Retreat is CA12 5SA