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Elm Rise ref: 218123

Askrigg near Hawes, Wensleydale & Area
4 Stars
  • Sleeps 66
ParkingGarage 1 carGardenYes
2 person discountYesFire/WoodburnerYes
SmokingNoInternet accessYes


Elm Rise is a stunning detached 18th Century cottage nestling in the picturesque village of Askrigg in Upper Wensleydale in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and where the popular TV series "All Creatures Great and Small" was filmed. Full of charm and character with exposed beams and solid oak floors to the ground floor along with open fire in the lounge the cottage has many interesting features and is beautifully presented with stylish contemporary furnishings to a high standard with exact attention to detail to provide a quality and relaxing place to stay with a warm and welcoming ambience. The private patio and garden provides plenty of opportunity to unwind and enjoy the views across the village and to dine alfresco on warm sunny days

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property is heated by oil central heating and comprises:
6 External steps with hand rail to property
Lounge: With open fire, Freesat 46" TV, DVD, Blu ray, radio, CD, Ipod dock, Wii, telephone for incoming calls, Wi-fi.
Dining Room: With table and chairs to seat 6 people
Kitchen: With induction hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge with ice box, kettle, toaster, dishwasher
Utility Room: With freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin

First floor

Bedroom 1: With king size bed, Freeview TV, en suite shower room with cubicle, WC, wash basin, heated towel rail
Bedroom 2: With double bed and Freeview TV.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds, Freeview TV and PS3.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.


All solid fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and high chair available. Hairdryer, games, books, maps for walks available.


Patio garden with garden furniture. No smoking in the cottage. Garage for 1 car plus private parking space for 1 car
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599 960

Nearest townHawesShops10 Yards
Distance5 MilesRestaurant100 Yards
Nearest railway stationGarsdalePub10 Yards
Distance15 MilesLake

About the local area

It is a haven for lovers of the countryside with walks and cycle paths directly from the village to the hills and moorland of this truly unspoilt corner of Yorkshire with easy access to the Pennine Way and Wainwrights Coast to Coast Walk. Nearby Aysgarth Falls offers picnic areas and riverside strolls with Hardraw Force, Semerwater Lake and Bolton Castle each offering their own unique charm and natural beauty. Askrigg has a village store, restaurant and pubs serving real ale and good food with further amenities in Hawes just a few minutes drive away, alternatively Leyburn and Richmond are within easy driving distance.

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What our customers say about Elm Rise


The thriving market town of Hawes located in the heart of Wensleydale is a typical Yorkshire Dales town full of character and charm.

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Wensleydale Creamery

Receiving over 270,000 visitors each year, the Wensleydale Creamery Visitors Centre incorporates a museum, viewing gallery, specialist cheese shop and fully licensed restaurant.

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Bolton Castle

Completed in 1399, Bolton Castle has a rich past including connections with Richard III and Mary Queen of Scots who was imprisoned here in 1568 under orders from Elizabeth I. Open all year round.

Dales Countryside Museum

The Museum tells the story of the people and landscape of the Yorkshire Dales past and present, and stimulates visitors to think about its future. Displays interpret the development of the Dales from prehistoric times to the present day.

Buttertubs Pass

Buttertubs Pass is a spectacular high mountain road which leads across the moors from Muker and Thwaite in Swaledale to the hamlet of Hardraw.

Gayle Mill

Watch in action the fully restored Victorian woodworking machinery and the oldest working turbine in the UK

The Cat Pottery

Visit the Nichols family who, have been lovingly creating cat sculptures at their studio in West Burton in Wensleydale for over 25 years.

Fishing at Lake Semerwater

This is a very large natural water with inlet streams and outlet streams around its length.

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River Ure - Day Tickets

Great fishing venues include Bainbridge, Hawes and Aysgarth. Day tickets available

River Bain

Bainbridge is the only place that you can get day tickets for the River Bain with it being such a short river - the shortest in England at about two miles!

The Pennine Way Walk

The Pennine Way National Trail follows 268 miles of trail chasing the Pennine Mountain tops along the rugged backbone of England.

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Watersports at Semerwater

Semerwater is the largest natural lake in North Yorkshire. It is half a mile long and covers 100 acres and lies at the heart of Wensleydale just south of Askrigg.

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Aysgarth Falls

The Aysgarth Falls National Park is home to a visitor centre and nature reserve offering the perfect facilities for a fun filled family day out.

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Hazel Brow Farm

A fantastic working farm in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales Hazel Brow Farm gives you the opportunity to feed the lambs, discover the nature trail by the river and enjoy home baked cakes in the cafe.

Cauldron Falls

The village of West Burton has a famous attraction; the West Burton Falls, more famously known as the Cauldron Falls.

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