Skelder Hill Farm Cottages
Aislaby 2.4 miles. Two attractive, semi-detached, stone barn conversions, set on a small complex of three cottages, near the village of Aislaby on the outskirts of the popular seaside town of Whitby. Charmingly converted and retaining exposed stone walls and feature beams, these cottages near Whitby are ideal for small families and groups of friends wishing to enjoy the many attractions North Yorkshire has to offer. Traditionally furnished in a country style, these Aislaby cottages near Whitby each have two pretty bedrooms, including one ground floor double and a twin room, a spacious, modern shower room, with an additional ground floor cloakroom. Both boast a warm and inviting open plan living area with a cosy, compact kitchen, a dining area and a comfortable seating area, where you can unwind with a film after a day exploring the area. Outside these Whitby cottages is a gravelled driveway and a shared lawned garden, a lovely spot to sit out and relax in, soak up the sunshine with a good book, or enjoy some alfresco dining. A short drive brings you to the park and ride that takes you into Whitby. The town is a must visit, with its famous abbey, historic harbour and quaint, cobbled market square. Explore Whitby’s charming narrow streets, sample the pretty tea rooms, or go for a meal in one of the many excellent restaurants, inns, or of course, the fish and chip shops. Enjoy an ice cream on the long, sandy beach, peppered with painted beach huts, or take a donkey ride! The local area has many attractions, including the steam railway at Grosmont, the Danby Moors Centre with its many exhibitions, and the beautiful countryside of the North York Moors National Park. Two well-placed Aislaby cottages near Whitby for an interesting and varied holiday.
This lovely, semi-detached stone barn conversion has an open plan living area with a modern, well-equipped kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
It has a homely feel throughout, and is traditionally furnished; leaving exposed stone walls and a beamed ceiling.
Both pretty bedrooms are spacious, and the contemporary first floor shower room offers a large shower.
A wonderful North Yorkshire holiday base near Whitby.
Note: This cottage adjoins Ref. 5063, together they sleep 8.
Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
About the location
Sleights 1 mile; Whitby 3 miles; Sandsend 5 miles.
The village of Aislaby is located in the beautiful rolling countryside of the Esk Valley, overlooking Sleights and just three miles from Whitby. A small rural village, quiet and secluded, Aislaby is a thriving community of pretty sandstone cottages clustered around a main street and a thriving community served by the old church and Forge Inn. By cycling, walking, or driving in the surrounding area, guests can visit Egton's famous church of St Hedda with its painted ceiling, walk through the beautiful Arncliffe Woods, discover the historic North Yorkshire Moors Railway at Grosmont, or explore the old mill on the banks of the River Esk. The location is also ideal for exploring the spectacular North York Moors and the many small fishing villages and resort towns of this beautiful coastline. Nearby Whitby, once the home of Captain James Cook, is a charming, atmospheric town of winding streets and hidden alleys, with a picturesque harbour, safe sandy beaches, a broad range of eateries and award-winning fish and chips, and of course the Abbey, which inspired Bram Stoker, reached by the famous 199 steps. For culture lovers, a day trip to the city of York, with its famous minster, the Jorvik Viking Centre, and National Railway Museum will be a fantastic addition to your break.