Local Amenities

Your quick guide to the nearest local amenities (all distances are approximate).


Food & Drink

PubThe Butchers Arms is an excellent pub just 0.2 miles away on the main village road up beyond the church.

Shop – The Co-Op in Shap is the nearest grocery store, 4.2 miles away. Appleby (7 miles) has a number of local food outlets as well as a Spar grocery store and small Co-Op.

Large Supermarket – Penrith (15 miles) has a large Sainsbury’s and a Morrisons.

Supermarket deliveries – Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Tesco and Asda all deliver to Crosby Ravensworth.



DoctorShap Medical Practice (4.4 miles) tel: 01931 716230

DentistTufton Cottage Dental Practice, Appleby (7.1 miles) tel: 017683 51024



Buses – the nearest bus stop is 160 metres away at the shelter on the main road through the village beyond the church. Buses are on the Bolton to Penrith route.

Trains – the nearest train station is at Appleby, 7.5 miles away, served by the Northern Network.

Parking – there is enough space for two cars beside the cottage. There is free parking on the road and in the village.

Petrol Station – the nearest petrol stations are at Appleby or Tebay, both 7 miles away.