Tucked away in their own picturesque valley, this imposing stone farmhouse and three Grade II listed properties Kildale Barn, Ingleby Barn and Westerdale Barn lie on the site of a 12th-century Cistercian abbey in an idyllic setting, where endless footpaths radiate from the door. Accessed by a 2-mile drive, they are set on a working farm where sheep and cattle graze (farm machinery – children must be supervised) within the glorious North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Baysdale Abbey has been furnished and equipped to a very good standard. All rooms are spacious, light and airy with wonderful views of the surrounding countryside. Original wooden floors on the ground level blend with shuttered windows, cornices add decorative touches and open fires in the reception rooms provide a welcoming atmosphere. A large natural garden surrounds the house and is edged by a fenced beck, providing a good habitat for an array of wildlife. Dating back to the 1800s, the other three holiday properties offer character accommodation in a tranquil and idyllic location. Vaulted beamed ceilings and wood-burning stoves add to the charm and character providing a welcoming atmosphere. Offering 3 miles of sandy beaches is the historic port of Whitby with its picturesque harbour and cobbled streets. Here you can board the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Train (Hogwarts Express in the Harry Potter films) and take a memorable journey through the stunning Esk Valley. Castle Howard, Nunnington Hall, Duncombe Park and Rievaulx Abbey are just a few of the treasures awaiting discovery. The coastal villages of Staithes, Runswick Bay and Sandsend all lie within 23 miles. This is an ideal holiday location at any time of the year. Shop 3 miles, pub 6 miles and restaurant 8 miles.
Westerdale Barn (27944) can be booked together with Baysdale Abbey (27943) and Ingleby Barn (27946) to accommodate up to 27 guests.
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Living room: With open fire, TV, DVD player and wooden floor.
Dining room: With open fire.
Kitchen: With breakfast area, electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 4: With twin beds.
Bedroom 5: With twin beds.
Bedroom 6: With twin beds.
Bedroom 7: With bunk bed.
Bedroom 8: With 4ft single bed.
Bathroom 1: With bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Bathroom 2: With corner bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Bathroom 3: With bath, shower attachment and toilet.
Bathroom 4: With bath, shower attachment and toilet.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and fuel for open fires included. Travel cot and highchair. Payphone. Welcome pack. Utility room with washer/dryer (shared). Games room with pool table and kitchen facilities (shared).
Large lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and BBQ. 2-acre moorland grounds (shared). Bike store available on request. Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a fenced river in the grounds. This property has a natural water supply from a borehole.
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance
25 miles (beach)