Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Shepherds Rest is a stylish and comfortable Grade II listed, self-catering barn conversion located in the tranquil surroundings of Low Easby which is within easy striking distance of the elegant market town Stokesley, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park.
Once part of a traditional dairy farm, Shepherds Rest is attached to the original farmhouse where the owners Amanda and John are on hand 24/7 should you need them.
The barn accommodates up to four people, with two bedrooms (both with super kingsize or /two large singles, dependant on preference), two bathrooms and an open plan kitchen/diner. Outside the barn has its own private landscaped gardens, patio and pond.
Shepherds Rest offers you the opportunity to explore the picturesque scenery of the North York Moors. With available activities such as relaxing, walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing, golf, swimming and much more on your doorstep.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Saltburn-by-the-sea 21 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Durham Tees Valley 21 km, Nearest railway: Darlington Rail Station 36 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
A former 18th century barn sympathetically converted into a stylish and contemporary living space.
•A fully equipped, light and airy kitchen/dining area.
•Constant under floor heating and attractive wood-burning stove.
•Exposed beams together with wide reclaimed floor timbers throughout add to the overall elegance of the entire property which successfully mixes contemporary fittings/furnishings with small touches of original pieces of antique furniture.
•The first bedroom has a contemporary four poster bed, French windows leading onto a balcony complete with table/chairs which overlooks the landscaped gardens and pond. Stone steps lead directly down into the garden.
•The second bedroom is equally well appointed and features a large arched window giving views of the front gardens. This room includes a king sized zip and link bed, which can be arranged as a king sized double or two large singles.
•The interior is completed by a ground floor bathroom with corner bath and walk-in shower and a separate first floor spacious shower room again with walk-in shower.
|Further details outdoors|
Lovely uninterrupted views and quiet rural location
•Extensive landscaped gardens to the front together with the privacy of a paved patio and garden area to the rear.
•Large unfenced pond.
•Parking for two cars.
•Outdoor tables and chairs.
•On site BBQ.
•Balcony with separate table and chairs.
•Secure outdoor storage for bikes etc.
• Tea, Coffee, Milk upon arrival.
•Property is attached to owners farmhouse, therefore help is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
•Constant heating and hot water available
•Wood burner logs supplied on arrival, extra can be supplied at an additional cost.
Northern England region
Come and experience one of the UK’s best kept secrets. Whether you want to relax, exercise, have an adventure, delve into history, experience nature and stunning scenery, go shopping, or simply enjoy a meal out, you will be spoilt for choice.
Here’s just a selection of things to do and places to visit:
•Visit North Yorkshire National Park Centre at Danby
•Climb Roseberry Topping (The mini Matterhorn)
•Go Mountain biking from your doorstep
•Visit Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal
•Experience Big Sheep Little Cow
•Eat Fish and Chips at Whitby’s famous Magpie restaurant
•Play on golden sands at Runswick Bay
•Loose yourself at the Forbidden Corner
•Look for crabs in the rock pools at Robin Hoods Bay
•Find out where Captain James Cook was born and spent his early life
•Shop till you drop in York
•Explore Helmsley and its historic caste
•Take a ride on the North York Moors Steam Railway.
As you can seen there are plenty of things to do, but the best thing to do is to come and find out for yourself.
Undoubtedly one of the prettiest villages in England on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors and set against the back drop of Roseberry Topping. The boyhood home of Captain James Cook, with the River Leven running through the centre and its lovely village greens, Great Ayton is a great base for your holiday.
There are plenty of shops, cafes and restaurants with a swimming pool, leisure centre, tennis courts, riding stable and golf range within 2 miles.