The Bailey ref: CC214008

Skipton, Skipton & Area

3 Stars

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bathrooms
1
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pets
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Satellite TV 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • WiFi 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Parking - On Site 

Description

Enjoying a convenient location within the Conservation Area of Skipton and overlooking the bailey towards the castle grounds this truly charming cottage with private parking is situated in the owners private grounds just a 2 minute walk from the cobbled high street and is ideally placed for exploring the delights of Skipton and the surrounding area. Offering spacious accommodation with a multi fuel stove and a warm welcoming ambience, ensuring a relaxing stay at any time. In good weather you can make use of the small garden which is shared with the owner’s dogs, Poppy and Joe. Bikes are available to hire. Also, chauffeur driven tours of the near Dales in a classic 1973 Jensen Interceptor or 1971 MGB, including a wonderful pub lunch, can be arranged. Itineraries and costs are flexible based on your requirements.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

First floor

Property is heated by gas central heating and comprises:
12 external stone steps with handrail to...
Open plan Lounge/Dining Room:
With multi-fuel stove and Sky TV (entertainment package).
Kitchen: With electric hob and oven, slim line dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge with ice box
Bedroom: With king size bed
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC, wash basin and  shaver point.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

All gas, electric, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial supply of logs supplied for the stove. Books, magazines and board games provided.

Miscellaneous

Access to garden with garden furniture. Private parking for 1 car. 
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599950
  • Nearest town
    Skipton
  • Shops
    2 Min Walk
  • Distance
    2 Min Walk
  • Restaurant
    2 Min Walk
  • Nearest railway station
    Skipton
  • Pub
    2 Min Walk
  • Railway station distance
    0.5 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

Skipton is host to many events throughout the year and has a good choice of shops, bars and restaurants, a swimming pool and golf course. Discover the quaint cobbled alleyways leading down to the canal basin where a leisurely boat trip can be enjoyed, alternatively Skipton Woods is a few minutes’ walk from the cottage with many walks and cycle paths through the countryside of this beautiful corner of Yorkshire. It is an excellent base to walk and tour the Yorkshire Dales with Bolton Abbey, Burnsall and Grassington just a 15 minute drive away, whilst Harrogate, York, The Lakes and West Coast are all within easy driving distance. Skipton has excellent bus and rail connections for those who may wish to leave the car behind.

Things to do nearby

Pennine Bridleway - Horse Riding

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

Skipton Market

Visit this long running market in the town that boasts the location of `The Gateway to the Dales' Market days are Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Stalls vary from meat, fruit and veg to clothes, cards and plants.

Pennine Cruisers
Pennine Cruisers

Take a 30 minute tour of the beautiful Leeds Liverpool canal around Skipton, the Gateway to the Dales.

River Wharfe - Day Tickets
River Wharfe - Day Tickets

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

Skipton Castle

One of England's most complete medieval castles standing above the bustling market town of Skipton. Visitors can explore the whole castle which notably withstood three years of siege during the English Civil War.

Mary Toodley Loop - Horse Riding

The Mary Towneley Loop, is a 42 mile circular route which forms part of the Pennine Bridleway National Trail.

Whinny Gill Reservoir
Whinny Gill Reservoir

This Reservoir sits on the edge of Skipton and is a fairly unique construction. An ideal bed for small fish to hide away from the waters larger fish!

Coniston Hall - Fishing

The lake is set in 24 acres of magnificent grounds of a large hotel and makes for a peaceful days fly fishing. Both boat and bank fly fishing are available. The Coniston Hall lake is open for fly fishing from 1st April to 1st October inclusive.

Bolton Abbey Railway

Travel between Embsay station, built in 1888, and the new award-winning station at Bolton Abbey. Your journey takes you through picturesque Yorkshire Dales scenery. Enjoy special Thomas the Tank Engine rides and a visit from Santa at Christmas!

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