how to find us

Our address is

Lombard farm

Mixtow

Fowey

PL23 1NA

By public transport - Ordnance Survey map reference of the farm 136533

The nearest train station is either Par or Lostwithiel and the nearest bus station is in Fowey. You can walk from Fowey bus stop in about 30 minutes.

Local taxies are Coastal Cars (01726 832372), Polruan Taxi (07870 280144) and Rogers Taxi (01208 873324 or 07976 372066).

 

By car - there are a couples of routes, concentrate!

Slow and steady: M5-Exeter-A38-Dobwalls-A390-East Taphouse-B3359

From the M5 at Exeter, take the A38 to Plymouth and on past Liskeard (on the bypass) to Dobwalls. At the new Dobwalls bypass rounderbout, take the A390 (signpost St Austell). The next village you come to is East Taphouse. At the end of the village, turn left onto the B3359 (signpost Looe).

B3359 - Lombard Farm Not far now!

After about 4 miles, on the rise of a hill, turn right for Polruan. After another 4 miles, you pass through a village called Lanteglos Highway. On the outskirts of the village, turn right (signpost Mixtow). 500 meters later, you reach a T-junction, turn right and Lombard Farm is on the left. Go past the white farmhouse and then immediately left down a lane, past the entrance to the Red and Blue Houses, the entrance to the field, marked by a white top to the gate post! Please open and drive through the gate then park on the right just inside the gate. The yurt and tipi can be found up in the corner of the field to your left.

Quicker but more complex route: M5-Exeter-A30-A390-East Taphouse-B3359

Leave the M5 at Exeter and take the A30 to Launceston. About 8 miles after passing the Launceston turning, you go down a steep hill and take the left turning at the bottom of the hill, signpost Bolventor and brown sign Jamaica Inn. Drive up the hill some 1/4 mile then turn left signed St Cleer, continue up the hill (1/4 mile) into Bolventor and turn left signpost St Cleer and Golitha Falls. Follow this narrow lane for some 6 1/2 miles past Golitha Falls. At T junction turn right signpost Doubleboise. Cross over the A38 (sometimes very busy) signpost A390 St Austell. After about 1 mile turn right onto the A390 signpost St Austell. At East Taphouse turn left onto the B3359 (signpost Looe) and follow the directions above.

St Austell-Fowey-Car Ferry-Lombard Farm

From further west, take the A3082 from St Austell to Fowey. Cross at the car ferry and take the first left (signpost Mixtow). Lombard farm is ½ mile on the left. Then follow the directions above.

Good luck and if you get lost you can call David on 07941 963124