Location of Crackenthorpe Hall

Crackenthorpe Hall is located just off the A66,down a short lane, close to the Appleby bypass.

Crackenthorpe Hall is ideally located for visiting either the Lake District National Park or the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

The postcode is CA16 6AE

Crackenthorpe Hall is well located for access and/or touring:

  • CoM6 junction 40 and Mainline Railway station, at Penrith 15mins.(approx. drive times)
  • Carlisle/Hadrians Wall 40 mins.
  • Keswick 30mins
  • Ullswater 20 mins.
  • Kendal and Lake Windermere 45 mins.
  • Edinburgh 2 hrs.
  • Manchester airport 2 hrs.
  • York 90 mins
  • Appleby 5 mins.(Rail station for scenic Carlisle-Settle line)

The nearest town is the Appleby, a short 5 minute drive from Crackenthorpe Hall. Appleby has a number of independent food shops, including a greengrocers, butchers, bakery and a traditional ironmongers, in addition to a Spar and a Co-op. Appleby also has several pubs and restaurants.

Penrith is the closest major shopping location with several large supermarkets including Sainsbury’s, Morrissons, Booths and Aldi. Penrith also has many specialist deli and independent shops.

Lake District lakes of Ullswater, Windermere, Rydal Water, Grasmere, Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite are all within easy driving distance. For keen walkers, Blencathra and Helvellyn are within easy reach