The property is situated centrally on High Street, in the town centre of Wigton. High Street is one of the main retail thoroughfares in Wigton along with King Street. Wigton lies approximately 9 miles south west of Carlisle and 20 miles north west of Penrith. Wigton is a traditional, medieval market town with a population of approximately 5,831 (2011 Census). The town benefits from a number of local amenities and boasts a well occupied high street including three locally owned butchers, a fruit and vegetable shop, florist, bakery, ladies dress makers and a gentleman’s tailors. There are also a number of national occupiers including B&M Bargains, Greggs and Toffs. Wigton is approached from Carlisle via both the A595 and A596 which continue on to connect to Workington, Whitehaven and West Cumbria approximately 22 miles away. The nearest motorway connections are Junctions 42 and 43 of the M6 at Carlisle. A District railway line stops at a station within the town and travels from Carlisle to West Cumbria and beyond to Kendal. From Carlisle there is a regular rail service to larger cities including London, Manchester, Glasgow and Edinburgh via the West Coast Main Line.