Chapel Cottage ref: CC218094

Finghall near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars



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  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Romantic Getaways 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Church or Chapel 
  • Unique Cottages 
  • Station within 1 mile 


Nestling in the quiet village of Finghall between the quaint dales market towns of Leyburn and Bedale is Chapel Cottage. This immaculately presented chapel conversion offers luxury accommodation for a couple who enjoy the finer things in life. This building is oozing with charm and character and dates back to 1845 and is presented on a split level which adds to the interest of this traditional building. The cottage is extremely well equipped with wood burning stove in the lounge, and large range cooker in the kitchen providing both gas and electric hobs, together with double oven and grill, ideal for guests who wish to experiment with their culinary skills. The bedroom provides a relaxing oasis, and there is a separate dressing room with ample storage space. The terraced garden is fully enclosed and provides a relaxing haven with its Koi pond, and original well. There is a bistro table ideal for that afternoon tea for two, perfect for alfresco dining on those balmy summer evenings.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property has oil fired central heating and comprises;
Kitchen: Steps lead down to kitchen with range cooker with gas and electric hob, electric double oven and grill, microwave, fridge, washer, breakfast bar with stools.
Lounge: With wood burner, TV with freeview, DVD player and radio/CD
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.
Bedroom: With kingsize bed and Smart TV.
Dressing Room: With adequate hanging and storage space. Shaving adaptor

First floor

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


All fuel, power, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.


Enclosed terraced garden with furniture and Koi pond. Parking for 1 car, further vehicles by arrangement with the owner.
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599950
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    On Caravan Park
  • Distance
    Both 6 Miles
  • Restaurant
    500 Yards
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    500 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    500 yards
  • Lake

About the local area

Finghall is perfectly positioned for exploring this exciting area, the stunning Wensleydale countryside is on the doorstep with its mile upon mile of winding paths and dry stone walls. The popular market town of Leyburn is just 6 miles away and offers a wide selection of gift shops, tearooms and delicatessen selling local products, all pleasantly scattered around the picturesque cobbled market square.
The area is perfect for walking and cycling, and is steeped in history with Middleham Castle, and Castle Bolton where Mary Queen of Scots was held for six weeks. The awe inspiring water falls at Aysgarth are well worth a visit, and there are many other tourist attractions in the area. The wonderful cathedral cities of Ripon and York are both within easy reach, and the spa town of Harrogate is well worth a visit with its famous well kempt gardens and magnificent architecture, providing the perfect backdrop for that up market shopping experience that it provides, and not forgetting the famous Betty’s Tearooms, a true Yorkshire treat. However you wish to spend your time at Chapel Cottage, you are sure to be swept away by the quality and luxury that this cottage has to offer.

Things to do nearby

Upper Wharfedale

Along the Upper Wharfe Valley the characteristic drystone walls and barns of the Dales, important flower-rich hay meadows, beautiful riverside and valleyside woodland combine to create a wonderful place to relax and explore the great outdoors.

Wensleydale Creamery

Receiving over 270,000 visitors each year, the Wensleydale Creamery Visitors Centre incorporates a museum, viewing gallery, specialist cheese shop and fully licensed restaurant.

Pennine Bridleway - Horse Riding

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


Reeth, in the heart of Swaledale is a honey pot for locals and tourists. It lies where two of North Yorkshire's finest dales meet.

Arkle Moor Riding Centre
Arkle Moor Riding Centre

A small riding centre just outside the dales village of Reeth.

Bolton Castle

Completed in 1399, Bolton Castle has a rich past including connections with Richard III and Mary Queen of Scots who was imprisoned here in 1568 under orders from Elizabeth I. Open all year round.

River Wharfe - Day Tickets
River Wharfe - Day Tickets

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

River Bain
River Bain

Bainbridge is the only place that you can get day tickets for the River Bain with it being such a short river - the shortest in England at about two miles!


The thriving market town of Hawes located in the heart of Wensleydale is a typical Yorkshire Dales town full of character and charm.

The Swaledale Museum
The Swaledale Museum

The Swaledale Museum is run by volunteers where displays of local heritage from Swaledale and Arkengarthdale can be viewed.

The Forbidden Corner

A unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created in a four acre garden in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

River Ure - Day Tickets
River Ure - Day Tickets

Great fishing venues include Bainbridge, Hawes and Aysgarth. Day tickets available

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