Station House Cottages - The Carriage House ref: UK2558

Upper Poppleton, near York, York & Vale of York



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  • Bike Store 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Satellite TV 
  • WiFi 
  • Luxury Collection 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Railway Theme 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • Unique Cottages 
  • Station within 1 mile 


The Carriage House nestles behind the original station house and has been extended sympathetically, incorporating many interesting features. The Carriage House has been furnished to a very high standard affording visitors a luxury holiday experience. This semi-detached property is situated within the village of Upper Poppleton with great local amenities including a shop and a selection of pubs serving delicious food.
The Carriage House has one ground floor twin bedroom (zip and link) with en-suite facilities and a kingsize double on the first floor; both of which are decorated to a very high standard. The first floor bathroom has a bath and separate shower cubicle with complimentary toiletries provided. The large open plan living space, with its vaulted ceiling and two sets of bi-folding doors, has been designed as the sociable hub of the home and will delight all visitors. The modern kitchen has everything you would expect of a luxury property. Outside there is a small enclosed patio with garden furniture. Parking is at the front of the property with space for one car, and there is additional on road parking available.
Situated in Upper Poppleton, which is one of York’s most sought after neighbourhoods, visitors can expect a peaceful holiday. Both Upper and Nether Poppleton have a number of pubs, shops, butchers, cafés, hairdressers, a tennis court and community centre. The Carriage House is ideally located to explore York and its historic city walls. Travel into the city could not be easier with the railway station next door, the Park and Ride only a 2-minute drive away and a local bus stop just down the road. Just a 5-minute train journey away, the medieval winding streets play host to cafés, bars and restaurants, and the shopping is some of the best in the country. The country houses of Castle Howard, Nunnington Hall, Beningbrough Hall and Ripley Castle are only a short drive away, as is Harrogate and Yorkshire’s ‘Food Capital’, Malton. The coastal resorts of Scarborough and Whitby are also accessible. A fishing lake and golf can also be found nearby. Shop and pub 300 yards, restaurant ½ mile.
The Carriage House can be booked together with The Station House (ref UK2557) to accommodate up to 10 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Step to entrance.
Open plan living space: With wooden floor.
Living area: With Sky TV (full package) and iPod dock.
Dining area: With bi-folding doors leading to garden.
Kitchen area: With 2 electric ovens, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Separate toilet.

First floor

3 steps to...
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed and vaulted ceiling.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Highchair. Welcome pack.


Small enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 1 car; additional on road parking. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    300 yards
  • Distance
    3.0 miles
  • Restaurant
    ½ mile
  • Nearest railway station
    Upper Poppleton
  • Pub
    300 yards
  • Railway station distance
    10 yards
  • Lake
    3.0 miles (lake)

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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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