How to get here

From the A66:- Take the A595 (Carlisle) at the roundabout to the west of Cockermouth. At the next roundabout take the A594 (Maryport) look out for a Right turn to Tallentire. (this is a dangerous turn on the crest of a small rise). Follow the road all the way through the village of Tallentire (watch out for one way system in village). Leave the village and continue until you come to the junction, the Big White House is directly in front of you at the junction. To enter the house take the second turning right into the Big White House (parking is to the rear.)



  • Cockermouth: 4.9 miles
  • Allonby/Solway Coast: 4.6 miles
  • Aspatria: 5.1 miles
  • Keswick: 19.2 miles
  • Carlisle: 25.9 miles
  • Penrith: 36.3 miles


Sat Nav

Using the post code CA7 2RA should bring you to the right area. However in rural areas the postal code can cover a large geographical area. As a result 100% accuracy cannot be guaranteed.


Lost Property

If you have left something behind at the Big White House following your stay, don't worry. We can arrange to return any lost property; all you need to do is complete and return the lost property form on our Skiddaw View Holiday Park website (