This attractive 19th-century holiday cottage, adjoining another property, is set in the quiet village of East Ayton just below the North Yorks Moors. Comfortable, well-equipped and furnished to a high standard, it retains several original features. Its extensive secluded garden (with heated summerhouse) fronts onto the River Derwent and affords excellent views of Ayton Castle (a 14th-century ruin) and the Forge Valley. Scarborough and the east coast are 2½ miles away, attractive local villages such as Pickering, Thornton-le-Dale and Helmsley are within easy reach. Shops and pub 500 yards.
Large living room, open fire. Large beamed dining room. Large, well-equipped galley-style kitchen, breakfast area, garden views.
Two double bedrooms; one large with zip & link beds (can be twin beds on request), cast-iron fireplace, en-suite shower room and toilet. Single bedroom, garden views. Large bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.
Open fire - fuel included. Electricity, full gas central heating, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. TV. DVD (small library). Stereo/CD. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Freezer. Wi-fi.
Large, enclosed, lawned garden, summerhouse, patio, furniture. Barbecue. Roadside parking. NB: 11 steps down to garden with unfenced river.