This charming whitewashed cottage, is large and spacious and quirky by nature. It offers, comfortable accommodation with great outside space. Thistle Cottage is well suited for a group gathering and is the perfect place for exploring the Yorkshire Dales and nearby towns of Leyburn and Middleham. It has a good combination of sleeping arrangements, a spacious living room and an additional den with comfortable seating and games, perfect for the family to spread out. There is comfortable conservatory furniture in the front sun lounge that looks out onto the garden, a relaxing space to sit on an evening and watch the sun go down. It ideally suits the needs of all age ranges.
Perfectly located for outdoor enthusiasts with several fabulous walks within easy access from the cottage. For cyclists, the cottage comes with garage storage. For older children, there is a playing field adjacent to the village community hall, approximately 50 yards away, an ideal open space for ball games. To the front of the property is a raised south facing patio, a veranda with bench to sit and enjoy a quiet moment or spread out in the garden and enjoy al fresco dining with the barbecue, the perfect spot to sit and relax after a day of exploring. Alternatively the village pub is a stone’s throw away serving hand pull ales and locally sourced homemade food, and is a welcome meeting place for locals and visitors alike.
Situated in the attractive and traditional old village of Carlton-in-Coverdale, one of the Yorkshire Dales best kept secrets. From its elevated position it looks out across the fields towards the hills beyond, and the River Cover runs through the valley below. Carlton sits beneath Roova Crags to the south and Penhill to the north. Nearby attractions include the Forbidden Corner, a great day out for all the family with its adventure gardens and restaurant. The bustling market town of Leyburn is 6 miles away, with an array of restaurants, cafés, pubs and two supermarkets. The village of Middleham, 4 miles, also boasts several pubs, restaurants and a well-stocked local shop. It is a lovely village renowned for its famous racing stables, ’The Gallops’, and its Norman castle which dates back to 1190. Head further up into Wensleydale to the market town of Hawes calling en-route to take in the spectacular site of Aysgarth Falls. Beach 51¼ miles. Shop 4 miles, pub 50 yards and restaurant 3 miles.
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2 steps to entrance.
Living room 1: With open fire and 42" Freeview Smart TV.
Living room 2.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and beams.
Den/games room: With seating and games.
Utility/boot room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link kingsize bed (can be 2ft 6in twin beds on request).
Bedroom 3: With double bed.
Bedroom 4: With single bed.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for open fire included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Stairgate.
Small enclosed lawned and terraced garden, patio, garden furniture and BBQ. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars; additional on road parking. No smoking.
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance