Moughton Cottage is a beautiful, grade II listed, stone property in the peaceful village of Austwick in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It sleeps up to 5 people in 3 bedrooms. Furnished in country chic style, the cottage is light, spacious and airy. Upstairs there are two large bedrooms (one ensuite) and one single bedroom with house bathroom. Downstairs there is a lounge with log burning fire, dining kitchen, w/c and utility room. All newly decorated and refurbished providing a charming, characterful cottage with all mod cons including wi-fi.
Austwick sits in a stunning natural landscape and with its limestone pavements is of national geographical interest. Being easily accessible from the A65, it offers a perfect base to explore the many attractions of the region with outdoor activities that include walking, cycling, climbing, touring and sightseeing. Austwick has a pub and a village store and a well equipped children's play park. The surrounding area offers the natural attractions of The Three Peaks, Gaping Gill and Ingleton Waterfalls as well as the bustling market towns of Settle and Kirkby Lonsdale.
The luxury self catering cottage retains many original features such as slate flags and oak beams yet is equipped to a very high standard. With a log fire for winter days and a peaceful, south facing, private walled back garden with lawn and outdoor dining area for summer days, Moughton offers an all year round perfect escape from busy city life.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Leeds Bradford International Airport 62 km, Nearest railway: Settle 7 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
- log burner
- king size bed
- choice of twin beds or superking
- ipod dock
- selection of board games, dvds, books and maps
|Further details outdoors|
- private parking
- peaceful walled garden
- superb views
A timeless, unspoilt, stunning landscape.
Spectacular limestone scenery. Drystone walls and barns in a patchwork of fields, streams and valleys.
Fantastic Three Peaks region with plenty of activities and calendar of events including
TOUR DE FRANCE, LE GRAND DEPART JULY 5TH AND 6TH 2014 - ROUTE PASSES THROUGH SKIPTON, GRASSINGTON, KETTLEWELL AYSGARTH AND HAWES ON 5TH AND ADDINGHAM ON 6TH.
- the limestone pavements of Moughton and Oxenber Scars
- the Norber Erratics
- Gaping Gill (a 100km labyrinth of caves)
- Ingleton Waterfalls (6 miles)
- White Scar Caves, Ingleton (longest show cave in England)
- Ingleton open air swimming pool
-Settle market town (5 miles)
- Kirkby Lonsdale (cosmopolitan town with cafes, bars and restaurants, 12 miles)
- Hawes (Wensleydale market town, 21 miles)
-Harrogate (lively spa and conference town, 41 miles)
- Kendal, The Lake District (26 miles)
Various agricultural shows (Kilnsey, Malham)
Austwick's own cuckoo festival (May)