Platform 2 & 3/4

Pickering, North York Moors and Coast (Ref. 903429)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    0

  • Bathrooms

    0

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A delightful, stone terraced cottage, situated opposite the steam railway and just a few hundred yards from the centre of the bustling market town of Pickering. A period cottage, this wonderful Pickering holiday home has been fully restored to offer stylish and comfortable accommodation throughout, and is well placed for families and friends to enjoy time together exploring the North York Moors National Park and the nearby resorts of Whitby and Scarborough. The cottage features a cosy sitting room with corner sofa and a warming woodburner in a feature fire surround, while a handmade Grandfather clock, a lovely rocking chair and little extra touches link the house back to its original era. Upstairs in this Pickering cottage, the three spacious bedrooms are tastefully furnished, and offer excellent flexibility to suit the whole family. The front bedroom of this Pickering cottage has a feature window which looks directly out across the railway station; a must for steam railway enthusiasts. A short stroll from this Pickering cottage brings you to the centre of this historic town, with a weekly market, a rich array of tea rooms and pubs and some lovely independent shops. Why not visit the interesting Beck Isle Museum or climb the steps up to the castle? For both young and old, a trip on the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway is a must, as it winds its way through the stunning scenery of the heather-clad moors to Grosmont and Whitby. With local walks through the woods and trout fishing just opposite, family and friends can get together, relax and enjoy this lovely old market town. A lovely holiday home in a great location, ideal for a family holiday.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x twin with TV (can be super king-size double on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburner.

Amenities

Gas central heating with woodburner. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent, additional fuel on honesty box basis. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 1 car at trout farm 100 yards away. Small courtyard with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pub 2 mins walk. Note: Due to the location, some associated road and railway noise can be heard. Note: Pickering War Weeks commencing 3rd, 10th and 17th October 2015 charged at £391.

About the location

PICKERING

Kirkbymoorside 7 miles; York 27 miles; Scarborough 18 miles; Whitby 22 miles.

This historic market town, with its full range of amenities and with its traditional shops, pubs and restaurants, serves as the official gateway to the beautiful North York Moors National Park. Enjoy a ride on the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway – Harry Potter fans can even explore some of the locations used in the filming of The Philosopher’s Stone! The Beck Isle Museum is also well worth a visit with its unique collection of black and white photography and displays of rural life. Walkers will be spoilt for choice by the rolling hills, valleys, rivers and abundant wildlife of the North York Moors, whilst the City of York and the Heritage Coast are just half an hour’s drive away. All in all, a wonderful setting for a relaxing holiday.