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Directions approaching from the South via the A1 :

Turn off at Scotch Corner and turn westwards along the A66 towards Penrith.
 
At Cross Lanes farm shop turn right onto the B6277 signposted to Barnard Castle.  When you reach the traffic lights at Startforth turn right over the County Bridge into Barnard Castle. Follow the road round below the castle and up the hill to the Market Cross. Here go straight on past the main shops. The road swings round up Galgate. At the top turn left on to the B6278 signposted to Middleton-in-Teesdale. Having passed through Eggleston you will enter Middleton and pass the Co-op store on the right. When you reach the Teesdale Hotel take the turn to the right signposted to Stanhope.

Drive up the hill and where the road divides (Snaisgill straight on and Stanhope to the right) turn right

Pass a large white farm building (High Dyke Farm) on the right. A few yards further on a track with a public footpath sign goes off to the right -don’t be put off by the raised kerb. (If you go as far as cottages called ‘Rock Terrace’ on your left you have just gone past the turn.) Go down the track 30 yards and East Farm is directly in front of you. 

 
Directions approaching from the West :

Follow the A66 east bound to Brough and there turn left onto the B6276 signposted to Middleton.
 
Follow the road through Lunedale and past the Grassholme and Selset reservoirs until you reach the B6277. Turn left and follow the road down to Middleton, over the County Bridge and up Bridge Street into the market area.
 
Turn left towards High Force and Alston and in a few yards, having passed the Bank and hotel on the right, take the right turn to Stanhope
 
Drive up the hill and where the road divides (Snaisgill straight on and Stanhope to the right) turn right

Pass a large white farm building (High Dyke Farm) on the right. A few yards further on a track with a public footpath sign goes off to the right -don’t be put off by the raised kerb. (If you go as far as cottages called ‘Rock Terrace’ on your left you have just gone past the turn.) Go down the track 30 yards and East Farm is directly in front of you.



 

Nick and Elizabeth Long
East Farm, Stanhope Road,  Middleton-in-Teesdale DL12 0RR
T: 01833 641494 E: enquiries@eastfarmcottage.co.uk