Lavender Cottage ref: CC233020

Helmsley, North York Moors

4 Stars Gold Award



Local area

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  • Garden / Patio 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Open Fire 
  • Wifi 
  • Luxury Collection 
  • Washing Machine 
  • No Pets Allowed 


Just a few minutes walk from the centre of the pretty market town of Helmsley is this charming cottage full of character that has been tastefully decorated to a very high standard. The sitting room has a welcoming open fire and gives the cottage a cosy home from home feeling. A wide range of amenities including riverside walks, traditional shops and tea rooms and ample pubs and restaurants offering excellent cuisine are all right on your doorstep.Shop, pub and restaurant 100 yards.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living Room/Diner: With open fire, TV, Free view and DVD
Kitchen: With range cooker with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, radio/CD

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed and TV
Bedroom 2: With twin beds
Dressing Room: Wardrobes and drawer space
Shower Room; With double shower cubicle and toilet

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Gas central heating, heating, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fii included. Starter pack of logs provided.


Courtyard garden, south facing with garden furniture. On street parking.  No children under 10 years old.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    100 Yards
  • Distance
    100 Yards
  • Restaurant
    100 Yards
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    100 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    14 Miles
  • Lake

About the local area

Helmsley has its own impressive castle with its 12th century ruins towers over the town and there is also an open air swimming pool open from June until September for the kids to enjoy. If you want to travel slightly further afield you can appreciate the beautiful North York Moors National Park areas with the famous North Yorkshire Moors steam train that will take you from Pickering to Whitby, or the coastal resorts of Whitby and Scarborough for a seaside day out or the historic city of York with its stunning Minster is only 40 minutes away. Whatever you enjoy doing on holiday, this lovely cottage is ideally situated to enable you to explore everything the North York Moors area has to offer.

Things to do nearby

Sledmere House

Home to Sir Tatton Sykes, there has been a manor house at Sledmere since medieval times. The present house was begun in 1751 and extended in the 1790s. Visitors will find beautiful interiors and peaceful walled gardens.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

One of the country's most popular steam railways, covering 18 miles between the market town of Pickering and the village of Grosmont, travelling through the heart of the North York Moors National Park.

The National Railway Museum

Home to the 'Flying Scotsman', visitors will discover the story of the train with three large galleries to explore and the only Bullet Train outside Japan.

Yorkshire Lavender

Double award winning visitor attraction, farm and gardens. Specialist lavender, herb and perennial nursey, gift shop, restaurant, lavendar maze , sculpture and deer park all set within the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Wolds Way Lavender

A family run attraction with lots to see and do. Lavender fields, nature walks, tea room and giftshop selling unique gifts.

Dalby, Great Yorkshire Forest
Dalby, Great Yorkshire Forest

8,000 acres of forest to explore and enjoy. The nine mile drive gives visitors access to play areas, BBQ places, waymarked trails and cycle routes. Plenty of wildlife. Visitor Centre (wheelchair friendly). Refreshments and cycle hire.

Nunnington Hall

The sheltered walled garden, with spring flowering organic meadows, orchards and peacocks, complements this beautiful Yorkshire house nestling on the quiet banks of the River Rye. Explore period rooms while hearing about the Hall's past.

Castle Howard

An historic 18th century house with extensive collections, sweeping park lands and famous gardens. Outdoor tours, events, exhibitions and guides. Adventure playground, plant centre, farm shop and gift shop.

Jorvik Viking Centre

The world famous Jorvik Viking Centre is a `must-see' for visitors to the city of York and is one of the most popular visitor attractions in the UK outside London. Everything in the Jorvik Viking Centre is based on the evidence unearthed at the site.

York Minster

York Minster is the largest medieval Gothic Church north of the Alps. It is a prime example spanning from Roman remains in the foundations through its time as a Norman Church and of course the 250 year period it took to complete.


Pickering is a tranquil market town situated in the centre of the Vale of Pickering, the official gateway to the North York Moors National Park.

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