- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
This attractive, semi-detached stone cottage is tucked away in the pretty market town of Kirkbymoorside, yet within a few minutes' walk of the market square. Thoughtfully renovated, this character Kirkbymoorside cottage provides comfortable, homely accommodation ideally suited for walkers or families wishing to enjoy the North York Moors. Traditionally furnished and decorated, the cosy sitting room has a beamed ceiling and the fitted kitchen with dining area is well equipped. Cottage stairs lead up to two pretty bedrooms in this Kirkbymoorside cottage, whilst outside, a sunny courtyard garden provides a lovely spot for a morning coffee. The short stroll from this Kirkbymoorside cottage to the bustling town centre brings you to an excellent choice of pubs, eateries and independent shops, along with a lively weekly market. For golfers, an excellent 18 hole course lies just up the lane, whilst numerous public footpaths lead into the lovely countryside directly from the door. The surrounding area offers many attractions for all ages, including Ryedale Folk Museum, Helmsley Castle and gardens and the stately home of Castle Howard. Take a step back in time and enjoy a ride on the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway at Pickering, which winds its way through stunning scenery to the sleepy village of Grosmont. An easy drive from this Kirkbymoorside cottage brings you to the historic port of Whitby with its fine sandy beaches, quaint cobbled alleys and famous abbey, plus the historic city of York lies 40 minutes' drive to the south and is well worth a visit - don't miss the impressive Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre and the National Railway Museum! A welcoming Kirkbymoorside cottage offering a good base all year round.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with living flame gas fire.
Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking nearby. Small courtyard garden to front with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.
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.