Mill Studios is located in Strathaven South Lanarkshire on Stonehouse
Road. Strathaven is a small town in central Scotland to the South
of Glasgow, Hamilton and East Kilbride. The easiest way to travel
to Strathaven is via the M74 motorway heading south for Carlisle.
Leave the M74 at junction 8, then at T-junction turn left onto A71
signposted Kilmarnock. At the first roundabout take the 2nd exit onto
the A71 signposted Kilmarnock, Stonehouse and Strathaven.
At the next roundabout
take the 2nd exit again following the signs for Kilmarnock. At roundabout
take the 1st exit onto the A71. At the final roundabout before leaving
Stonehouse take the 2nd exit onto Strathaven Road - A71 Continue forward
past the ESSO garage and leave Stonehouse travel 2 miles entering
Strathaven onto Stonehouse Road - A71. The Mill is on the left hand
side a short distance into Strathaven just before the Castle. If you reach a roundabout within Strathaven you have gone to far.
from East Kilbride follow the A726 Glasgow Road to Strathaven through
the town turning left after Scotmid past the Church onto Waterside
street. At the T junction turn left past the Star Inn Public house.
At the next T junction turn right onto the roundabout where you will
be facing the Castle and the Town Mill to its left hand side. Taking
the first exit left onto Stonehouse road and then your first right
down to the Town Mill.
Traveling from Carluke
travel down across the Garrion bridge and follow the A71 towards Kilmarnock
as mentioned in the directions mentioned upon leaving the M74.
Bus timetable from Hamilton
Central bus station to Strathaven:
If it is easier to travel
via East Kilbride the times the bus leaves EK bus station are also
on the above timetable.
The images below are to
help illustrate how to get to Old Mill Studios. The road down hill
between the town mill and the castle is where the studio is located.
The town mill building on stonehouse road is shown by the first of
the two larger photos. The studio is situated behind Stonehouse Road.
Park at the top of the hill on the right hand side nearest the wall
surrounding the castle. Looking down the hill you will see the studio
building illustrated by the second of the two larger photos. The
Main entrance is the brown door to the right of the fir tree. The
White door is the stage door. Hope that helps.
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