Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Superbly situated by the River Derwent with fishing rights from the garden and riverbank, this delightful conversion, formerly a mill, has been lovingly refurbished by the current owners who live adjacent to the property.
Luxury 5 Star River Cottage offers excellent holiday accommodation to a particularly high standard and is ideal for families and couples alike. The master bedroom houses a 4 poster bed, en-suite bathroom and views over the garden and river, whilst the lounge hosts a woodburning stove - a must for those cooler evenings! FREE
This peaceful setting is perfect for those who simply wish to relax and unwind, whilst handy for exploring the coastal resort of Scarborough, some 3 miles away, the historic City of York, an hour's drive and the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors National Park, often referred to as 'Heartbeat Country'.
Numerous attractions in the area will suit all age groups, from golden beaches, Scarborough's historic Spa and South Bay, children's amusements and zoo. From River Cottage, a quiet lane leads to the main road with numerous shops including a post office, chemist and homemade cake and pie shop. Two pubs and a fish restaurant are also within easy walking distance, or if you wish to drive, a further selection is available en-route to Scarborough.
For those with an interest in horse riding, Ireton Riding Centre is just a mile away from the cottage, along with Wykeham Lake which offers trout and course fishing and sailing.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Scarborough Railway Station 7 km|
|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
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
Heated by electric night storage heaters:
Lounge: With woodburning stove, flatscreen TV, DVD and radio/CD.
Kitchen/Diner: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom: With 2'6" twin beds. (can be made up as a Kingsize bed, please advise on booking) flatscreen TV with Freeview and DVD, with en-suite wet room with shower, W.C., hand basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.
Master bedroom: With King size 4 poster bed, flatscreen TV with Freeview, DVD and en-suite shower room including shower with 'body massage jets', WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.
Bedroom 2: With double bed, flatscreen TV with Freeview and DVD.
Bedroom 3: With twin bed, flatscreen TV with Freeview and DVD.
Bathroom: With jacuzzi bath and wall mounted shower over, WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot, high chair and stair gate available.
Please note there is also a Bose iPod station available for your use
|Further details outdoors|
Large lawned garden fronting onto the River Derwent with fishing rights "Free of Charge" - bring your own rods and licence. Garden furniture and BBQ provided. Ample off road parking in secure grounds.
Please note that the property is wheelchair friendly. There is a ramp for easy access and there is also a downstairs wet-room for showering.
Northern England region
.Scarborough is a great a place to stay for a holiday or short break, with the safe, sandy, accredited North Bay Beach and South Bay Beach being broken by a rocky headland on which stands a reminder of the past, the historic Scarborough Castle.
The resort offers first class attractions such as the award winning Sea Life Marine Sanctuary, Scarborough Art Gallery and the newly refurbished Rotunda Museum, along with many festivals, including Seafest, Jazz, Bike week, and Scarborough Fayre.
The resort provides a great choice of high street shops and boutiques. The Brunswick Centre is a prestigious all-weather shopping centre with a department store and thirty-five other retail outlets. The Centre is located in Scarborough’s pedestrianised shopping precinct, which, with the surrounding streets, has many individual boutiques, specialist shops and inviting cafes and bars A short way down the coast is Filey, an Edwardian English seaside town with a friendly atmosphere; a perfect place for those who want an active holiday, a short break or for those who just prefer to relax with the restful background of fishermen mending their nets.
The five-mile stretch of award winning sandy beach is protected by the rocky grandeur of Filey Brigg, a haven for a variety of birds and wildlife. All generations of families can enjoy the nature trail along Filey Brigg as they explore the many rock pools in search of sea creatures. Surfing, fishing, yachting, golf, walking and bird watching are just a few of the activities, which are here to be enjoyed.
This property is located in an ideal spot with a sprinkling of traditional shops and pubs just a mile down the road. There are lots of activities available ti make sure that everyone is kept occupied including:
* Horse Riding
*nature trail along Filey Brigg
*golf (only a 15 min drive away)
you can also visit the Sea Life Marine Sanctuary, Scarborough Art Gallery and the newly refurbished Rotunda Museum.
There are some festivals which happen throughout the year including the Seafest, Jazz fest, Bike week and Scarborough Fayre to name a few.
The cottage is situated only 4 miles from the Scarborough Railway Station with the pub, shops and restaurant only 600 yards away.