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Directions by car to council offices in Penrith

From the A6 north of Penrith

To Town Hall

  • On entering Penrith keep on A6 down Scotland Road
  • Keep straight at the mini roundabout still on Scotland Road, which becomes Stricklandgate
  • After the give way sign take a left onto Portland Place with the Town Hall on your right.
  • At the next crossroad take a right onto Meeting House Lane.
  • On Meeting House Lane turn right after Lowther Terrace.
  • In the car park continue straight the sandstone building ahead is the rear of the Town Hall.
  • Walk to the left of the Town Hall for the public entrance.
  • Ask for car parking disc at reception.

To Mansion House

  • On entering Penrith keep on A6 down Scotland Road
  • Keep straight at the mini roundabout still on Scotland Road, which becomes Stricklandgate.
  • Continue straight past Penrith Town Hall on your left the road curves slightly right then left to Middlegate and town centre.
  • Go through town centre following the road to the left hand side of Monument clock onto King Street.
  • After Marks and Spencer's take first left onto Old London Road veer slightly left onto Friargate.
  • Turn left at car park for entrance to Mansion House car park.
  • Ask for car parking disc at reception.

From M6 Junction 40 and A66 west (roundabout to the west of Penrith)

To Town Hall

  • Leave M6 at junction 40 for Penrith
  • Take the A592, Ullswater road into Penrith past North Lakes Hotel.
  • Take second exit on next roundabout for Penrith town centre A592 Ullswater Road.
  • After railway station take left at roundabout onto Cromwell road.
  • Then second exit at next roundabout onto Brunswick Road.
  • At the end of Brunswick Road follow the one way system round doubling back on yourself onto Stricklandgate.
  • Turn left onto Portland Place with the Town Hall on your right.
  • At the next crossroad take a right onto Meeting House Lane.
  • On Meeting House Lane turn right after Lowther Terrace.
  • In the car park continue straight the sandstone building ahead is the rear of the Town Hall.
  • Walk to the left of the Town Hall for the public entrance.
  • Ask for car parking disc at reception.

To Mansion House

  • Leave M6 at junction 40 for Penrith.
  • On roundabout take exit for Brough A66.
  • Continue on A66 to next roundabout.
  • On roundabout take first exit for Penrith A6 onto Bridge Lane.
  • Continue down Bridge Lane straight on at traffic lights onto Victoria Road and straight on at the second set of traffic lights.
  • Turn right after John Norris's onto Old London Road veer slightly left onto Friargate.
  • Turn left at car park for entrance to Mansion House car park.
  • Ask for car parking disc at reception.

From A66 East (roundabout south of Penrith)

To Town Hall

  • On roundabout take third exit for Penrith A6 onto Bridge Lane.
  • Continue down Bridge Lane straight on at traffic lights onto Victoria Road.
  • Continue on Victoria road and straight onto King Street for town centre.
  • Take the road to the left of Monument clock onto Castlegate A592
  • Take right hand lane at the top of Castlegate and go straight at the roundabout onto Cromwell Road.
  • Take second exit at next roundabout onto Brunswick Road.
  • At the end of Brunswick Road follow the one way system round doubling back on yourself onto Stricklandgate.
  • Turn left onto Portland Place with the Town Hall on your right.
  • At the next crossroad take a right onto Meeting House Lane.
  • On Meeting House Lane turn right after Lowther Terrace.
  • In the car park continue straight the sandstone building ahead is the rear of the Town Hall.
  • Walk to the left of the Town Hall for the public entrance.
  • Ask for car parking disc at reception.

To Mansion House

  • On roundabout take third exit for Penrith A6 onto Bridge Lane.
  • Continue down Bridge Lane straight on at traffic lights onto Victoria Road and straight on at the second set of traffic lights.
  • Turn right after John Norris's onto Old London Road veer slightly left onto Friargate.
  • Turn left at car park for entrance to Mansion House car park.
  • Ask for car parking disc at reception.