017687 area code


The area code 017687 is for Keswick and the surrounding area.

Locations using 017687 numbers include:

  • Bassenthwaite Lake
  • Borrowdale
  • Braithwaite
  • Buttermere
  • Keswick
  • Threlkeld

Most numbers using the 017687 area code are normal Keswick landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)

017687 area code information

Area code:017687
Ceremonial county:Cumbria
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:5 digits
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 07687)

Formatting an 017687 number

An 017687 number should be displayed in the format: 017687 xxxxx or (017687) xxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 17687 xxxxx

Area code history

Keswick used the area code 0596 until the early 1990s, when numbers were transferred to the 07687 area code (since changed to 017687).

Map of 017687 Keswick area code