Park View ref: UK12095

York, York & Vale of York

4 Stars

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5
Sleeps
bedrooms
3
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bathrooms
1
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no pets
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Decorated at Christmas 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • Station within 1 mile 

Description

Park View is a three-storey end terrace townhouse located down a quiet side street on the edge of the famous Rowntree Park, within the wonderful historic city of York. This superb property has been refurbished throughout in 2019 and now offers contemporary family accommodation for five guests. A parking permit is provided to guests for 1 car.

This property has a lovely light and airy feel to it and is only a short stroll from the many world renowned visitor attractions and York Racecourse that York is famous for. The living room has duel aspect windows that provide lovely views across the park, while the deep sofas provide the ideal place to relax and watch your favourite movie after a long day exploring the city. The large dining room, again with park views and open access to the galley-style kitchen, provides the sociable hub of this holiday home.

On the first floor there is both a kingsize and twin bedroom along with the house bathroom where no expense has been spared. With a feature bath and large shower this room really has the wow factor. The single bedroom can be found on the second floor and is a haven of tranquillity, with the Velux window again providing stunning park views. Outside of the property is a small enclosed courtyard with bike storage. Access to Rowntree Park is within yards of the front door where you can enjoy over 20 acres of green space including a children’s playground, tennis courts, bowling greens, basketball court, skateboarding area and general areas for picnicking. The park also features a large lake, a canal and a water cascade, and is home to many ducks, swans and Canada geese.

A lovely way to enter the city of York is to walk through the park and then across Skeldergate Bridge where you will find yourself at Clifford’s Tower in the very heart of the city. There is so much to do and see in this beautiful city and it is fast gaining a great reputation, not only for its many cafés and restaurants, but also for the plethora of independent retail shops making this an all-round destination. With easy access to cycle routes and the racecourse, this property really will provide you with wonderful holiday memories. Shop and restaurant ¼ mile, pub 100 yards.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Step to entrance.
Living room: With 50" Smart TV and DVD player.
Dining room.
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Kitchen: Galley style with electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double sleigh bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Bedroom 3: With single bed.

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack.

Miscellaneous

Small enclosed courtyard with garden furniture. Bike store. Parking permit for 1 car included. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    York
  • Shops
    0.25 miles
  • Distance
    0.5 miles
  • Restaurant
    0.25 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    York
  • Pub
    100 yards
  • Railway station distance
    1.0 mile
  • Lake
    10 yards

About the local area

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 caf� 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.

Things to do nearby

F1 Racing

Located on the York's only Leisure Park at Monks Cross F1 racing offers high quality F1 Premier karting in the only indoor venue in North Yorkshire. Refreshments are also available on site.

DIG - An Archaeological Adventure

Owned by the same archaeologists who discovered the Viking-Age City and created JORVIK Viking Centre, DIG offers you a unique archaeological adventure to get you on your way to becoming a real archaeologist.

Castle Howard

An historic 18th century house with extensive collections, sweeping park lands and famous gardens. Outdoor tours, events, exhibitions and guides. Adventure playground, plant centre, farm shop and gift shop.

City Screen
City Screen

This unique cinema has been dubbed one of the finest in Europe. It comprises of three large screens showing both independent and mainstream films. The cinema also boasts a riverside caf�-bar, restaurant and nightly live music.

Barley Hall

Barley Hall is a stunning medieval townhouse, once home to the Priors of Nostell and the Mayor of York. Until the 1980's the house was hidden under the relatively modern facade of a derelict office block.

Follifoot Park Riding Centre

Situated on the outskirts of Harrogate offering riding tuition catering for all standards from absolute beginners to advanced riders.

Breezy Knees Gardens

Explore the 14 acres of gardens packed with over 6,000 different varieties of flowers, shrubs and trees. The gardens have been designed through careful successional planting to be at their best throughout the summer.

Clifford's Castle

Once a central stronghold of York Castle, the Tower has a turbulent past. It was at the heart of William the Conqueror's fearsome campaign to stamp out resistance in the north after his invasion in 1066.

The National Railway Museum

Home to the 'Flying Scotsman', visitors will discover the story of the train with three large galleries to explore and the only Bullet Train outside Japan.

York Minster

York Minster is the largest medieval Gothic Church north of the Alps. It is a prime example spanning from Roman remains in the foundations through its time as a Norman Church and of course the 250 year period it took to complete.

Fairfax House

Fairfax House is the finest Georgian townhouse in England. The house is owned by York Civic Trust who carried out major restoration work in the 1980s to return this magnificent building to its former glory.

Creepy Crawlies Adventure Play Park

Creepy Crawlies is a great place to spend a morning or afternoon with the children and, unlike the weather, the fun is guaranteed. York's premier children's adventure play park boasts almost 2 acres of challenging, imaginative and exciting indoor & outdoor activity areas.

Jorvik Viking Centre

The world famous Jorvik Viking Centre is a `must-see' for visitors to the city of York and is one of the most popular visitor attractions in the UK outside London. Everything in the Jorvik Viking Centre is based on the evidence unearthed at the site.

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

This grand 1716 Georgian mansion, with impressive interior set in park and gardens makes a great day out for all the family. Explore the acres of gardens and wilderness in the play area, sample local produce in the restaurant and find out all about Georgian life.

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