The new route will be to the East of the village.
As the new route emerges from the cutting through Appleby Hill it will be 3m above present ground level. The A444 will be raised on a bridge/embankment 10m above existing ground level.
2 Farms where many businesses are based will be demolished.
The line passes within 300m of the Sir John Moore Foundation. A Grade I listed building, dating from the 16C. The Foundation houses the local primary school, local community projects and businesses.
More information to follow.