Location of Tyta Alba

54.431346, -2.836431

Directions

From the South and east:
- From junction 36 of the M6 take the A590/A591 towards Kendal
- Stay on A591 passing Kendal
- Enter the village of Staveley which is off the A591
- Take the turn in the village for Kentmere which is a single track road. If coming through Staveley from the north, this turning is on your left just after the Fish and Chip shop
- Drive 4 miles up the valley on the single track road until you come to St Cuthbert Church and just before the Church turn right up the small lane (it is a steep and sharp turn)
- 20 metres up the lane turn right on to a small narrow track and Tyta Alba is the first house on the right that you will come to

From the North:
- From junction 37 of the M6 take the A684 to Kendal
- Follow the one way system through Kendal following signs to Windermere
- Leave Kendal on the A5284 to Windermere
- Continue to roundabout and turn right onto A591 to Windermere
- Take the turn in the village for Kentmere which is a single track road. If coming through Staveley from the south then the turn is on your right just after the Fish and Chip shop
-Drive 4 miles up the valley on the single track road until you come to St Cuthbert Church and just before the Church turn right up the small lane (it is a steep and sharp turn)
- 20 metres up the lane turn right on to a small narrow track and Tyta Alba is the first house on the right that you will come to

The postcode for Tyta Alba (formerly known as Rawe Cottage) is LA8 9JL. Please follow the above directions to find the cottage.

Please drive slowly up the final track as it is narrow and there are a number of small protruding rocks - they can be easily avoided - that can catch you unawares if you are not careful.