Askham Hall

Askham Hall in Cumbria is situated in a quiet and picturesque village within easy access (about ten minutes drive) from Penrith and junction 40 of the M6.  Follow the brown tourist signs signposted Askham Hall Gardens.

Our address:

Askham Hall
Askham
Near Penrith
Cumbria
CA10 2PF

If you are travelling north on the M6 you could turn off at junction 39 and head towards Shap, then pass through Hackthorpe and turn left signposted Askham.  If you are coming from junction 40, follow the A66 east to the next roundabout then the A6 south.  Just a few miles to Clifton, you will pass our pub (the George and Dragon) on your left, then turn right following signs to Askham.  Continue over the river and Askham Hall entrances will be on your right.

The first entrance signposted ‘House Guests and Restaurant’ is for restaurant and accommodation guests.

The second entrance signposted ‘Askham Hall Gardens’ is for the Café and Gardens.

George and Dragon

The George and Dragon in Cumbria is situated on the A6 in the village of Clifton, just five minutes drive from Penrith and junction 40 of the M6.

Our address:

George and Dragon
Clifton
Near Penrith
Cumbria
CA10 2ER

If you are travelling north on the M6 come off at junction 39 towards Shap and continue for ten minutes towards Clifton. You can rejoin the M6 at junction 40. It’s a perfect location to break up your journey or make it your destination for a weekend break or a longer holiday to really enjoy the beautiful countryside and endless attractions of Cumbria. We can advise you on where to go and what to see in the area.