Rowan Tree Cottage is just a few minutes level walk to the town centre, Lake Derwentwater and the surrounding fells. Parking is outside the cottage on a quiet residential street.
From the M6
Leave the M6 at junction 40 (Penrith). Take the A66 westbound towards Keswick and Workington. After 0.8 miles, at the roundabout, take the third exit and stay on A66. After 14 miles take the A591 ramp towards Keswick and Windermere. Immediately after that, keep left at the fork and merge onto Penrith Road (A591). Continue for 0.8 miles on Penrith Road. Turn left onto Greta Street. Continue over two cross roads. Turn left into Helvellyn Street. Turn immediately right into St Herbert Street. Rowan Tree Cottage is number 6, which is about 100 yards along St Herbert Street on the right hand side.
6 St Herbert’s Street