Richmond is a delightful historic market town where a host of country cottages are to be found, nestled among the Yorkshire Dales.
The market square of Richmond is a pleasant place to wander thorough, wiling away the hours in the good country air. Forget cities with their hectic lifestyles - this is where one comes to unwind.
The National Park offers miles of glorious countryside in and around Upper Swaledale and Arkengarthdale, providing great days out for all the family. Places to stay include comfortable apartments and cosy cottages along with converted accommodation that has been beautifully modified.
Richmond is one of those places where the hustle and bustle of everyday life melts away, leaving in its place, a sense of calm and clean country air. This is the ideal location from which to take stock, rejuvenate the self and face the world anew after a well-deserved break in a charming country cottage.
Set among the stunning woodland scenery, here you will discover that Mother Nature has left a magnificent legacy of lush greenery. From imposing mountains to valleys with names such as Great Shunner, Rogan's Seat and Blea Barf, the visitor can capture the essence of the Viking who coveted this ground before them.
The town itself situated on the banks of the River Swale, boasts a Norman Castle, Georgian architecture, cobble market place, leisure facilities and swimming pool. There are a great range of properties, each one with its own unique character, waiting to be inhabited by visitors to this quaint Yorkshire town.