Fully restored in 2021, providing a luxury bolthole in historic Richmond. Dating back to the 17th century, this quirky Grade II-listed cottage oozes style and luxurious touches, a perfect couple’s retreat. Upside down by design, taking full advantage of the views of the castle across Richmond’s quaint rooftops. With a small entrance for boots and coats, a glass balustrade climbs up to the open plan living space on the first floor. With traditional features combined with contemporary furnishings, Frenchgate Mews has a truly welcoming style. The living space incorporates a modern shaker-style kitchen, dining table for two with luxury padded chairs, two cosy, comfortable sofas and Smart TV - everything you need to feel at home. Downstairs, the en-suite bedroom has a relaxing ambiance, tastefully decorated. Relax and unwind in the kingsize bed with deep mattress dressed in crisp, luxury boutique linen, ensuring a good night’s sleep. Two walk-in wardrobes give plenty of storage and en-suite facilities with bath and shower.
Richmond offers a wide variety of activities; you can simply park up the car and enjoy everything on foot. A short stroll takes you to the bustling market square, cobbled streets brimming with independent shops, galleries and tea rooms. You’ll find a good selection of bars and restaurants to suit all tastes. The famous Norman castle dominates the skyline, with circular walks around the banks of the River Swale passing by The Station, a bustling centre hosting art and craft exhibitions, a three-screen cinema, café, delicatessen, a micro-brewery and an ice cream parlour. On the same site there is an indoor swimming pool and health club.
Richmond sits at the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park, making this the perfect base for outdoor enthusiasts to explore the sights of Swaledale and the Yorkshire Dales. There are plenty of riverside and woodland walks nearby which continue into the stunning countryside beyond. It is ideal for keen walkers and cyclists alike with a range of routes and trails nearby for all abilities. To enjoy the wider area, visit one of the many pretty Yorkshire towns or villages, such as Thirsk, Ripon, Harrogate, Leyburn, Hawes or Reeth, all of which are close by. There is also the opportunity to watch the horse racing at Catterick, Thirsk, Ripon or York racecourses.
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Step to entrance.
Bedroom: With kingsize bed, Smart TV and en-suite with shower over bath, and toilet.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With electric fire, Smart TV and sound bar.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack.
On road parking; additional public car park, £15 per week. No smoking.
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance