Puddleduck Cottage ref: UK31736

Hutton Cranswick, near Driffield, York & Vale of York

4 Stars



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  • Barbecue 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Stairgate 
  • Decorated at Christmas 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Newly Listed Property 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • More Than Dog Friendly 
  • Station within 1 mile 


Aptly named this beautifully presented quaint country cottage is opposite the village green which stretches over 6 acres with a children’s play area and a pond, which is home to many friendly ducks. Just 3 miles from Driffield, Hutton Cranswick is a charming village featuring a very popular pub serving delicious home cooked meals, as well as a local shop, fish and chip shop, café and garden centre. This location is popular with walkers and cyclists as it is located on the coast to coast trail. A haven for those who wish to escape to the country, with a selection of scenic walks nearby.
Furnished to a high standard, Puddleduck Cottage offers a cosy welcoming stay. With the benefit of having its own private enclosed garden, so that you can enjoy summer meals outside. The inviting living room has comfy sofas set around the TV looking out onto the village green, creating a delightful atmosphere for snug movie nights, where you can sit back and relax. Create home cooked meals using local ingredients for a special evening in to remember, the well-equipped kitchen has everything you need and is open plan with the dining area, where you can all socialise together with French doors leading out onto the enclosed garden. On the ground floor you also have the family bathroom, with a shower over the bath. On the first floor there are two tasteful bedrooms, a master double as well as a twin bedroom where the beds can be put together on request, making this property versatile for couples travelling together as well as families.
The historic minster town of Beverley, with its race course, is just a few minutes drive away, along with affluent shops and trendy cafés. Walk the long sandy beaches at Hornsea, with its colourful ornamental gardens, along with Hornsea Mere, where you can partake in boating and water activities. Further along the coast you have the golden sandy beaches of Bridlington, Filey and Scarborough. The surrounding area has much to do and see, with the nearby stately homes of Burton Agnes Hall, Sledmere House, Sewerby Hall and Burton Constable Hall all worth a visit. If you wish to have a break from driving the village train station has regular trains to Beverley and Bridlington. Beach 12 miles. Shop ¼ mile, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

3 steps to entrance.
Living room: With electric fire, 42" Freeview Smart TV with Netflix, Amazon Prime and Xbox One.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and French doors leading to garden.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request).

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate. Welcome pack and doggy extras.


Enclosed garden with patio. On road parking, 50 yards, unloading at the door. No smoking
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    0.2 miles
  • Distance
    3 miles
  • Restaurant
    0.3 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Hutton Cranswick
  • Pub
    0.3 miles
  • Railway station distance
    0.4 miles
  • Lake

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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