directions

 
 

From the Massachusetts Turnpike:

  1. Take Exit 10, Auburn. Follow Route 290 North through Worcester to Exit 19, Holden, putting you on I 190 North.

  2. From 190, Exit 2, Ararat St. At light, left on Ararat through next light to T-intersection at Brattle St.

  3. Left on Brattle a few feet, then right, across tracks, on Holden St.

  4. Follow Holden St. 1.4 miles to light. Turn left onto Shrewsbury St.

  5. West on Shrewsbury St. and bear right onto Route 122A, Main St.

  6. You will pass the brick State Police Barracks and then McDonald's will be on your right

  7. Travel approximately .5 miles north on Main Street (Route 122A) to The Sheep Shack on your left at 787 Main Street located alongside the Bagel Inn and Honey Farms.

From Route 2:

  1. Take exit for I 190, Worcester.

  2. From I 190, Exit 3, West Mountain St. Turn right. (West Mountain St. becomes Doyle Rd. in Holden.) Continue to light and turn left onto Shrewsbury St.

  3. West on Shrewsbury St. and bear right onto Route 122A, Main St.

  4. You will pass the brick State Police Barracks and then McDonald's will be on your right

  5. Travel approximately .5 miles north on Main Street (Route 122A) to The Sheep Shack on your left at 787 Main Street located alongside the Bagel Inn and Honey Farms.

From the East:

  1. Take I-495 to Exit 29B - Route 2 West, Leominster-Fitchburg

  2. Take exit marked I-190 North to Worcester

  3. This is approximately 10-12 miles on Route 2

  4. Take Exit 5 - Route 140 - W. Boylston/Mount Wachusett

  5. Bear right at the end of the ramp onto Route 140

  6. Go straight approximately 0.2 mi. until you come to lights

  7. Take a left onto Legg Road, an access road

  8. Go to the end and take a right onto Manning Street -- You are now in Holden

  9. Go approximately 2 miles on Manning Street until the road ends

  10. Take a left onto Wachusett Street - Route 31 South

  11. Stay on this road approximately 2 miles until you reach the center of Holden and are at the intersection of Routes 31 and 122A at a set of traffic lights

  12. Turn left onto Rt 122A South

  13. The Sheep Shack is approximately 1 mile on your right at 787 Main street alongside the Bagel Inn and Honey Farms.

From the West:

  1. Exit Mass. Pike in Auburn onto I-290

  2. Follow I-290 through Worcester onto I-190 North

  3. Take Exit 5 - Route 140 - W. Boylston/Mount Wachusett

  4. Bear left at the end of the ramp onto Route 140

  5. Go straight approximately 0.2 mi. until you come to lights

  6. Take a left onto Legg Road, an access road

  7. Go to the end and take a right onto Manning Street -- You are now in Holden

  8. Go approximately 2 miles on Manning Street until the road ends

  9. Take a left onto Wachusett Street - Route 31 South

  10. Stay on this road approximately 2 miles until you reach the center of Holden and are at the intersection of Routes 31 and 122A at a set of traffic lights

  11. Turn left onto Rt 122A South

  12. The Sheep Shack is approximately 1 mile on your right at 787 Main street alongside the Bagel Inn and Honey Farms.

From the South (I-190 Worcester):

  1. Leave I-190 North via Exit 2 (Ararat Street - Holden - Greendale); Norton Company will be on your right

  2. Go straight through the set of lights on the long exit ramp and take a left at the second set of lights at the end of the exit ramp onto West Mountain Street

  3. Proceed up the hill for approximately 1.3 miles

  4. At the end of West Mountain Street, take a left at the lights onto Shrewsbury Street

  5. You will go by Mountview School (a brick structure with a long driveway and a gate in the courtyard)

  6. After .8 mile, bear right at the lights onto Main Street (Route 122A

  7. You will pass the brick State Police Barracks and then McDonald's will be on your right

  8. Travel approximately .5 miles north on Main Street (Route 122A) to The Sheep Shack on your left at 787 Main Street located alongside the Bagel Inn and Honey Farms.