Wark is a very old village and Willow Cottage itself was here long before any of us. Firstly – the village with Willow Cottage over on the left, walking distance to the town itself.

Wark and Willow Cottage

Here below is part of an old map of Wark and surrounding area. below that, a new image from Google Maps to a similar scale.

Wark and area in 1769

Wark and area today