High Bands ref: CC218079

Gayle near Hawes, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars Gold Award

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Sleeps
14
Sleeps
bedrooms
5
Bedrooms
bathrooms
3
Bathrooms
pets
4
Pets allowed
changeover
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  • Barbecue 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

High Bands occupies a truly wonderful position in the heart of Upper Wensleydale some ½ mile from Gayle village and 1½ miles from the bustling market town of Hawes. The Pennine Way is within walking distance from High Bands. This superb farmhouse offers accommodation for groups and families, with extra provision for pets in the form of 4 outdoor kennels where pets can be made comfortable during the daytime and evenings, if required along with the use of the grounds which are fully fenced and dog proof! (Pets are allowed in the house). The house has been lovingly furnished and equipped to offer every home from home convenience with garden and patios, outdoor furniture, barbecue and the convenience of a pretty herb garden with a large variety of fresh aromatic plants to tempt the taste buds. Shop, pub and restuarant 1 miles

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living Room: With wood burning stove, TV, DVD, radio/CD, Wi-fi and double sofa bed
Farmhouse Kitchen/Diner: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Utility Room: With washing machine, tumble dryer and suitable for pets
Bedroom 5: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Wet Room; With shower, toilet and heated towel rail.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With king size bed and en suite shower, toilet, heated towel rail and shaver point
Bedroom 2: With double bed
Bedroom 3: With king size bed
Bedroom 4: With 2 single beds, with  pullout beds underneath, suitable for 4 children, or 2 adults
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet, heated towel rail and shaver point.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Oil fired central heating and underfloor heating to ground floor, background heating, power, bed linen and starter pack of fuel for stove included. Travel cot and highchair available. Towels are not provided.

Miscellaneous

Fully enclosed paved patio to rear and seating area to front with garden furniture, BBQ and herb garden. Outdoor kennels. Ample off road parking. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £100.
  • Nearest town
    Hawes
  • Shops
    1 Miles
  • Distance
    1 Miles
  • Restaurant
    1 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Garsdale Head
  • Pub
    1 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    9 Miles
  • Lake

About the local area

The house is situated in a perfect rural position with an abundance of footpath walks and hikes direct from the door. Hawes is the nearest town with provisions, pubs and tea rooms. It is also host to the Wensleydale Creamery, complete with shop and visitor centre, The Dales Countryside Museum, Rope makers and a good selection of antique shops and it is on the main street through the town where you will find an outdoor market every Tuesday. For those wishing to explore you may venture through Wensleydale via Askrigg, known for its Herriot connections, to Aysgarth, complete with stunning waterfalls and walks, to the busy market town of Leyburn. Or to the north, via the "Buttertubs Pass" you can find the tranquil and quaint villages throughout Swaledale to include Muker, Low Row and Reeth

Things to do nearby

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.

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.

Pennine Bridleway - Horse Riding

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

Reeth

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.

Arkle Moor Riding Centre
Arkle Moor Riding Centre

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

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.

River Wharfe - Day Tickets
River Wharfe - Day Tickets

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

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!

Hawes

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

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.

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.

River Ure - Day Tickets
River Ure - Day Tickets

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

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