Information Regarding Distance To Nearby Amenities (Pubs, Shops, Transport etc.)

Please refer to the Contact & Maps page for a drop down menu showing the address and contact telephone number for each of our cottages. We have also included a link to a placemark on a Google map and satellite view plan for each of the properties and hope this will be helpful for finding the cottages and nearby amenities. Additional information regarding this is provided below for each location:

Blencowe Hall, Cazenovia Hall, Riverain and Wythburn Cottage, Blencowe:

  • The nearest pub is the Boot and Shoe in Greystoke which is just over 1 mile up the lane from the cottages and can also be accessed by a public footpath which starts in the village of Blencowe. The Clickham Inn is about 2 miles away along the road leading to Penrith.
  • The nearest village shop is in the village of Greystoke.
  • Larger grocery stores, petrol stations and the train station are in Penrith which is about 5 miles distance from Blencowe Hall.

Hause Hall Farm, the Cruik Barn and the Stables, Martindale

  • The nearest pubs are The Sun Inn and The Crown Inn located in Pooley Bridge. Pooley Bridge is just under 5 miles from Hause Hall Farm.
  • There is a ferry which calls at the Howtown Pier which goes to Aira Force, Glenridding (more pubs, shops, restaurants) and Pooley Bridge. The ferry pier is a 15 – 20 minute walk from Hause Hall Farm.
  • Larger grocery stores, petrol stations and the train station are in Penrith which is about 10 miles distance from Hause Hall Farm.

Glassonby Old Hall, Elk Cottage, and Jenny’s Croft, Glassonby

  • The nearest pubs are The Crown and The Fetherston Arms in Kirkoswald which is the next village along the fellside and 4 miles from Glassonby along a quiet lane. The Shepherd’s Inn in Melmerby also serves meals and local ales.
  • The Village Stores and Tea Room, our local shop is in Melmerby which is 2 miles from Glassonby. The Village Bakery is also in Melmerby.
  • Larger grocery stores, petrol stations and the train station are in Penrith which is about 11 miles distance from Glassonby.

Melmerby Hall, Kirkbride Hall and Stag Cottage

  • The nearest excellent local dining pubs are The Crown and The Fetherston Arms in Kirkoswald is just under 6 miles from Melmerby along a quiet lane. The Shepherd’s Inn in Melmerby which is walking distance into the village also serves meals and local ales.
  • The Village Stores and Tea Room, our local shop is in the village of Melmerby and about a 5 minute walk away. The Village Bakery and tea room is also in Melmerby.
  • Larger grocery stores, petrol stations and the train station are in Penrith which is about 9 miles distance from Melmerby.