South Otterington is centrally positioned between the bustling market towns of Thirsk, well known for its James Herriot connections, and Northallerton and an ideal base for exploring the area. For racing enthusiasts, courses can be found at Thirsk, Catterick, Ripon and York. Situated within easy reach of the A1 and the A19, the cottage ensures a perfect base from which to explore, with both the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors easily accessible. A little further north leads into the picturesque area of County Durham, complete with the very popular market town of Barnard Castle and home of the Bowes museum. Or a little further south, the spa town of Harrogate complete with Turkish Baths and Health Spa and the historic City of York are well worthy of a days outing. Coverdale is the perfect location for exploring all that this picturesque area has to offer.