|Parking||Private for 1||Garden||Patio|
|2 person discount||No||Fire/Woodburner||No|
Set in a quiet village location in the grounds of the owners 17th century inn, this collection of 5 cottages is ideally situated for exploring Herriot Country, the Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors and the Heritage Coast. Each cottage is on ground floor level offering well equipped and comfortably furnished accommodation providing a good welcoming base at any time for a couple, small family or a group of friends. Situated on the edge of the North York Moors National Park and surrounded by superb scenery with some of the cottages enjoying views across the valley towards Sutton Bank it is an excellent choice for walking and cycling or visiting the many places of interest. The market towen of Thirsk, one time home of the novel writing vet James Herriot is just 3 miles away, the attractive town of Helmsley with it's castle and walled garden, Rievaulx Abbey and Duncombe Park are a short drive away. Pickering home of the Steam Preservation Railway, along with Castle Howard and the ciry of York are within easy driving distance. The coastal resorts of Whitby, Scarborough and Filey are within an hour's drive or take a trip on the steam train from Pickering passing through the natural beauty of the moors on its journey to Goathland and Whitby. After a day walking, cycling and touring, the inn provides the ideal place to relax and enjoy a drink or a meal in the restaurant.Read more about Whitestonecliffe Holiday Cottages - Woodpecker Cottage
The accommodation is heated by LPG gas central heating and comprises:
Open plan sitting/dining room with electric stove.
Kitchen Area: with gas hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge with ice box, kettle, toaster.
Bedroom 1: With double bed
Bedroom 2: With adult size bunk beds.
Shower room: Shower cubicle, WC, basin
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Shared laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board. No smoking in the cottage.
Patio with picnic table. Private parking for 1 car. 2 pets welcome.
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599 960
|Distance||3 miles||Restaurant||10 yards|
|Nearest railway station||Thirsk||Pub||10 yards|
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 café 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.
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