Kirkbymoorside, North York Moors & Coast
A delightful, Grade II listed, stone-built end-terraced cottage, on the edge of the attractive market town of Kirkbymoorside. Set over three floors, Crooked Cottage has been lovingly refurbished to provide comfortable, well-equipped accommodation, ideal for couples. Built in the mid 1700s, the property is full of character and charm with a slightly quirky and interesting layout. The ground floor comprises a spacious farmhouse style kitchen with feature fireplace and lovely window seat, while the comfortable sitting room, with open ceiling, exposed beams and open fire, sits atop the property on the second floor. A small courtyard garden is ideal for an evening tipple or two, and a short walk takes guests into the centre of this interesting and lively old town. With the 18-hole Kirkbymoorside Golf Club 0.25 miles away, and the stunning countryside of the North York Moors, traditional seaside towns of Whitby and Scarborough, and historic York all within easy reach, this is an ideal holiday base whatever the time of year!
Over three floors. Bedroom with king-size double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Farmhouse style kitchen with dining area, gas fire & window seat. Second floor sitting room with open fire.
Gas central heating from gas fire in the kitchen (back boiler) with open fire in sitting room. Gas cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, DVD, radio/CD. Fuel, power & starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair. Outside lockable cycle store for boots/bikes. Roadside parking at front of property. Small patio garden with furniture & BBQ. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Pubs & shops 3 mins walk.
At a glance
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Pickering 6 miles; Helmsley 5 miles.
The attractive old market town of Kirkbymoorside lies on the edge of the North York Moors National Park, in between the towns of Helmsley and Pickering. It is a charming place, full of Yorkshire character, and is the centre for the local farms and villages. Visitors will find a variety of shops from tea rooms, pubs and restaurants to antique shops, while there is a market day on Wednesday. The excellent walking and magnificent scenery of the National Park are close by, as are the picturesque villages of Hutton-le-Hole and Lastingham. Pickering is the base of the North York Moors Steam Railway - a ‘must do’ day out for all visitors to the area. York, Whitby and the Yorkshire Coast are within easy driving distance.