How does a spacious and well-appointed apartment for two situated in the Lake District gem of Keswick sound to you? Well take a look at 2 Ridgemount. Perched in an elevated position with stunning views of the fells while being just a 15 minute stroll into town it really is a perfect place for a couple to enjoy all that Keswick has to offer. Refurbished to a high standard, 2 Ridgemount is a wonderful bolthole on the first floor of a popular terrace with it's own dedicated parking space. It benefits from wonderful views of the tops of Grisedale Pike and Grasmoor from the front of the house while just to the rear is the access to the wonderful old railway path which offers easy walking along the River Greta and a peaceful potter down to Fitz Park and the centre of town.
Keswick is a jewel in the northern Lake District's crown situated on the shores of the incredibly picturesque Derwentwater. It's a vibrant market town with a wonderful atmosphere where you can indulge your wild side with any number of adventurous outdoor activities or pamper your taste buds with a huge range of eateries offering great local food and Cumbrian real ales. Why not take in a play or concert at the beautifully situated Theatre by the Lake during your stay? Alternatively make the most of the shopping as there is a vast range of outdoor shops and a wonderful choice of independent shops too. The award winning Keswick Museum is just a short stroll down the railway path from the apartment, you could enjoy a visit followed by lunch at its onsite cafe overlooking the park.
The walking and cycling on offer here is second to none with paths and tracks to suit those in search of gentle picturesque strolls or Lake District giants such as Skiddaw to climb if you're feeling more energetic. Ancient and mysterious Castlerigg stone circle sits less than a mile up the hill from 2 Ridgemount. Dating from around 3000 BC and occupying an elevated plateau it is one of the most stunningly situated stone circles you will find with stunning views in all directions, well worth a wander out. The cyclists among you can recreate a stage from the 2016 Tour of Britain which passed directly outside the cottage should you wish to test your legs on a hill climb! In all 2 Ridgemount offers a comfortable and welcoming base to enjoy all that this area has to offer.