Thirsk 3 miles.
An exceptional, detached cottage, in the small hamlet of Skipton-on-Swale, three miles from the pretty market town of Thirsk.
Originally an old coach house, this cottage has been tastefully renovated with superb attention to detail to provide outstanding, first-class accommodation, ideal for couples.
Exuding charm and character throughout, this delightful cottage offers a warming woodburner in a feature fireplace, exposed timbers in the bedroom and a stylish, contemporary kitchen with a rustic terracotta floor.
A modern, spacious en-suite bathroom complements the sumptuous and spacious bedroom, with room for a cot.
Outside there is a patio with seating providing a tranquil spot to relax.
The historic town of Thirsk has a wide range of amenities with a cobbled market square, excellent pubs and eateries, small country racecourse and the renowned James Herriot museum - not to be missed.
The location of this cottage is ideally suited for exploring the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors and the historic city of York.
Newby Hall and Fountains Abbey near Ripon are well worth visiting, and the elegant spa town of Harrogate is within easy access.
A perfect cottage for a romantic and relaxing break!
One king-size double bedroom with en-suite bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with double sofa bed and woodburner.
About the location
SKIPTON ON SWALE
Thirsk 3 miles; Ripon 7 miles; York 23 miles.
With the gateway to the North York Moors National Park to the east and Yorkshire Dales National Park to the west, Skipton on Swale is a quiet village on the outskirts of the bustling town of Thirsk which boasts a quaint market place, splendid Georgian buildings, a Norman church and excellent pubs, shops, restaurants, a cinema and a leisure centre. Visit the World of James Herriott Museum, dedicated to the life and works of the town’s own famous vet and author or explore the surrounding rolling countryside and Hambleton Hills, offering excellent walking opportunities. The cathedral city of York and the beautiful East Coast are within easy driving distance.