Kirkburn Cottages - Acorn Cottage ref: 26151

Kirkburn, near Driffield, York & Vale of York

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  • Bike Store 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Rural Location 
  • Decorated at Christmas 
  • WiFi 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Bath/Shower Seat 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

Acorn Cottage a former small farmhouse, has been lovingly restored to provide up to date holiday accommodation of a high standard. Cosy and inviting, Acorn Cottage has the charm and character of a delightfully typical Yorkshire cottage. To the side is a pretty walled garden for you to enjoy, a true suntrap, ideal for a relaxed and lazy breakfast or your favourite evening drink! At the front there is a beautifully kept cottage garden bordered by a scented lavender hedge. This delightful cottage is an ideal base for exploring the beauty of the Yorkshire coast, the Wolds and North Yorkshire, with its Dales and Moors.
Explore the heritage coastline and the resorts of Bridlington, Filey, Scarborough and Whitby, birthplace of Captain James Cook. The RSPB bird sanctuary at Bempton is well worth a visit, where you could see puffins in their natural habitat. Catch the steam train from Pickering to Whitby stopping at Goathland, home to the ’Heartbeat’ TV programme. York is only a short 27 miles away, enabling you to easily enjoy the history and charm of this amazing city; amongst its many tourist attractions, its majestic minster stands proudly in the centre. Lots of shopping, museums, restaurants and theatres, as well as the excellent open top tourist buses and river boats. The quaint town of Beverley, 13 miles away, boasts a glorious Gothic minster, a lively racecourse and numerous interesting shops, inns and restaurants. Yorkshire’s ’foody capital’, Malton, is only a 20-minute drive with an abundance of independent deli’s, interior design shops and eateries, this beautiful market town is a must visit destination.
Visit the country houses at Burton Agnes, Sledmere, Castle Howard and Sewerby Hall; Castle Howard’s Christmas experience is one of the very best in the country. With golf nearby and ideal terrain for cycling. The market town of Driffield, 2 miles, caters for all daily needs with a wide range of independent shops, restaurants and supermarkets. Shop 300 yards, pub (no food served) 200 yards, restaurant 1 mile.
Acorn Cottage (26151) can be booked together with Stable Cottage (26150) to accommodate up to 8 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living room: With Freeview TV and DVD player.
Dining room.
Kitchen:
With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, shower seat and toilet.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With single bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements).
Separate toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for multi-fuel burner included. Tumble dryer available on request.

Miscellaneous

Enclosed decked area with garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: No children under 8 years old. Couples and family bookings only. There is a stream in the grounds, 10 yards (winter only).
  • Nearest town
    Driffield
  • Shops
  • Distance
    4 miles
  • Restaurant
  • Nearest railway station
    Driffield
  • Pub
  • Railway station distance
    4.0 miles
  • Lake

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About the local area

A thrilling cultural haven surrounded by sublime rolling countryside, York is a popular destination for couples seeking a romantic getaway or families looking for something to suit all ages and interests. With history dating back to 71AD, York is an exquisite mix of old and new.

With charming cobbled streets and stunning architecture as well as the incredible York Minster dominating the skyline, there is so much to delight.

Away from the world class museums such as the Jorvik Viking Centre and the National Railway Museum, there are numerous events and festivals that combine to make the city one of the most exciting in Europe.

A place of exciting contrasts, York has a vibrant caf� culture with talented street entertainers on show, or one may prefer to relax in a heritage tavern or stylish riverside bar.

As a base for exploring the wider area, York is an ideal starting point as it is centrally located in the the Vale of York. North of the city, one will find the charming traditional market towns of Easingwold, Thirsk, Northallerton, Ripon and Bedale, each with its own distinctive features, all welcoming.

The Vale of York is easily explored on foot or by bike. At Sutton Bank on the edge of the Hambleton Hills, the vale spreads out below with the Yorkshire Dales rising up in the distance and a lush green view that stretches for miles, including the White Horse carved in chalk on the hillside. Wildlife enthusiasts will be overwhelmed with variety on offer at the stunning Lake Gormire.

Things to do nearby

F1 Racing

Located on the York's only Leisure Park at Monks Cross F1 racing offers high quality F1 Premier karting in the only indoor venue in North Yorkshire. Refreshments are also available on site.

DIG - An Archaeological Adventure

Owned by the same archaeologists who discovered the Viking-Age City and created JORVIK Viking Centre, DIG offers you a unique archaeological adventure to get you on your way to becoming a real archaeologist.

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.

City Screen
City Screen

This unique cinema has been dubbed one of the finest in Europe. It comprises of three large screens showing both independent and mainstream films. The cinema also boasts a riverside caf�-bar, restaurant and nightly live music.

Barley Hall

Barley Hall is a stunning medieval townhouse, once home to the Priors of Nostell and the Mayor of York. Until the 1980's the house was hidden under the relatively modern facade of a derelict office block.

Follifoot Park Riding Centre

Situated on the outskirts of Harrogate offering riding tuition catering for all standards from absolute beginners to advanced riders.

Breezy Knees Gardens

Explore the 14 acres of gardens packed with over 6,000 different varieties of flowers, shrubs and trees. The gardens have been designed through careful successional planting to be at their best throughout the summer.

Clifford's Castle

Once a central stronghold of York Castle, the Tower has a turbulent past. It was at the heart of William the Conqueror's fearsome campaign to stamp out resistance in the north after his invasion in 1066.

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.

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.

Fairfax House

Fairfax House is the finest Georgian townhouse in England. The house is owned by York Civic Trust who carried out major restoration work in the 1980s to return this magnificent building to its former glory.

Creepy Crawlies Adventure Play Park

Creepy Crawlies is a great place to spend a morning or afternoon with the children and, unlike the weather, the fun is guaranteed. York's premier children's adventure play park boasts almost 2 acres of challenging, imaginative and exciting indoor & outdoor activity areas.

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.

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

This grand 1716 Georgian mansion, with impressive interior set in park and gardens makes a great day out for all the family. Explore the acres of gardens and wilderness in the play area, sample local produce in the restaurant and find out all about Georgian life.

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