Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Two bedroom refurbished cottage graded 4star Gold Award and situated in the grounds of a Grade II Listed former cornmill. In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with beautiful countryside. Ideal base for exploring the Yorkshire Dales.
The moment you step into this refurbished two bedroom cottage you will be enamoured by the beauty and warmth of this luxurious holiday home that has been finished to the highest standard. Sit back, relax and unwind on the private patio that overlooks private gardens and beautiful scenery.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newcastle, Tees Valley, Leeds/Bradford, Nearest railway: Northallerton, Thirsk|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Master bedroom with double bed and twin room with single beds. Family bathroom. Comfortable lounge. Kitchen/dining area. Private patio.
|Further details outdoors|
Private patio with garden furniture, swing chair and BBQ. Private grounds. Separate childrens playing field. Free range hens and ducks on site. Well behaved pets welcome.
Northern England region
Situated in Lower Wensleydale the Gateway to the Dales, providing an excellent base to explore the Dales including Nidderdale and Swaledale. The coasts of Whitby, Scarborough and Filey are within easy reach travelling over the North Yorkshire Moors. Why not take a train on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway from Pickering to Whitby.
The spa town of Harrogate and York with it's Minster and museums are both within an hour's drive.
Ripon boasts a beautiful cathedral and a lively race course and is 20 minutes away by car.
Middleham, again 20 minutes away, has a great castle and is fabulous for watching the race horses training daily on the gallops.
For the children, try the Wensleydale Steam Railway and also the Big Sheep, Little Cow at Bedale.
Masham holds several events throughout the year - the most popular being the Steam Engine and Fair Organ rally in July, the Sheep Fair in September and the Victorian Fair in December. Bi-annually there is an Arts Festival lasting for just over a week with plenty of workshops and events to participate in.
Masham boasts two famous breweries - Black Sheep and Theakstons - both have excellent visitor centres and tours.
Markets are held twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday and there are craft fairs in the Town Hall on a regular basis. Arts and crafts are still very popular with beautiful gallery shops within the town.
There are plenty of welcoming pubs, restaurants and tea rooms - you will be spoilt for choice.
For the children there is Lightwater Valley theme park, The Forbidden Corner and Brymor Ice Cream parlour (to name but a few) all within a close proximity.
A visit to Jervaulx Abbey and Fountains Abbey is a must. Newby Hall, Ripley Castle and Kiplin Hall are historic properties are also well worth a visit.
Walking is a popular pastime in the area taking in the beautiful countryside. Don't miss Hackfall Woods at Grewelthorpe, a site of special scientific interest.
Don't forget to call in to the Tourist Information in Mashamshire Community Office to pick up attraction and walk leaflets.