- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Ground floor bedroom
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
Ampleforth 0.5 miles. An attractive detached wooden chalet, on a small complex, tucked away in the heart of beautiful Yorkshire countryside near Helmsley. Offering peace and tranquillity, this quaint Ampleforth cottage is ideal for walkers and cyclists wishing to make the most of the spectacular surrounding scenery. With studio-style accommodation designed with a rustic charm, this Ampleforth cottage is cosy and welcoming, and offers a small kitchen and a comfortable sitting area with patio doors opening to a decked veranda, affording fine views over wooded countryside. From this Ampleforth cottage there is an excellent network of public footpaths and cycleways, whilst a few minutes’ walk brings you to two outstanding country inns. A short drive brings you to the popular market town of Helmsley, with its cobbled square, affluent shops, tea rooms, pubs and restaurants. In summer time, the prolific display of hanging baskets will invite many a photograph. There are many local attractions from this Ampleforth cottage, including Rievaulx Abbey, Byland Abbey and Duncombe Park, whilst a drive down Sutton Bank to watch the hang gliders will bring you to the Herriot Country of Thirsk. Take an easy drive to the historic, walled city of York, with its magnificent minster, National Railway Museum and Jorvik Viking Museum. A quirky Ampleforth cottage, surrounded by scenic beauty and sure to delight lovers of the great outdoors.
All ground floor. Open plan studio accommodation with double bed, kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Shower room with shower, basin and WC.
Electric heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, shared on-site laundry facilities, TV with Freeview. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Private decked veranda with furniture plus communal grounds. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Pub and shop 8 mins walk. Note: Mobile signal can be intermittent.
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About the location
Helmsley 5 miles; York 20 miles; Scarborough 35 miles.
The unspoilt village of Ampleforth lies just a short distance from the North York Moors National Park, and is made up of a scattering of traditional houses, two pubs, a fish and chip shop and the local village shop. There are several good restaurants within the surrounding area, while the market town of Helmsley is just a short drive away. The quiet country roads are ideal for cyclists wishing to explore the hidden villages of the area, while the National Park to the north offers spectacular scenery and a variety of walks and cycle paths. With nearby Pickering and its steam trains to the north, Castle Howard only 20 minutes' drive away and Scarborough and the East Coast only 35 miles away, Ampleforth is in the perfect location for a varied yet relaxing family holiday.