Elm Rise ref: CC218123

Askrigg near Hawes, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars



Local area

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no pets
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  • Cot Available 
  • Detached Property 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Wifi 
  • Car Parking Available 
  • Washing Machine 


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.

Second floor

Third floor


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 town
  • Shops
    10 Yards
  • Distance
    5 Miles
  • Restaurant
    100 Yards
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    10 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    15 Miles
  • Lake

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.

Things to do nearby

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.

The Swaledale Museum
The Swaledale Museum

The Swaledale Museum is run by volunteers where displays of local heritage from Swaledale and Arkengarthdale can be viewed.

River Ure - Day Tickets
River Ure - Day Tickets

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

Upper Wharfedale

Along the Upper Wharfe Valley the characteristic drystone walls and barns of the Dales, important flower-rich hay meadows, beautiful riverside and valleyside woodland combine to create a wonderful place to relax and explore the great outdoors.


Reeth, in the heart of Swaledale is a honey pot for locals and tourists. It lies where two of North Yorkshire's finest dales meet.

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.

River Bain
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!

Arkle Moor Riding Centre
Arkle Moor Riding Centre

A small riding centre just outside the dales village of Reeth.

River Wharfe - Day Tickets
River Wharfe - Day Tickets

Some great fishing venues including Burnsall, Ilkley and Grassington. Day tickets available.


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

The Forbidden Corner

A unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created in a four acre garden in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

Pennine Bridleway - Horse Riding

The Pennine Bridleway is a new 350 mile long National Trail in the North of England.

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