The Piggery

Sleights near Whitby, North York Moors and Coast (Ref. 8720)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Sleights 1 mile. A sweet, little detached stone and pantile cottage, originally an old piggery, situated in the tiny hamlet of Ugglebarnby, one mile from Sleights. With exposed timbers and oak doors, this characterful and charming Sleights cottage has been lovingly renovated to a high standard. Traditionally furnished and well equipped, this Sleights cottage provides a very comfortable and romantic hideaway, with a spacious sitting room, modern kitchen and bathroom plus two cosy bedrooms. Outside this Sleights cottage, a flagged patio and pretty garden is the perfect spot to sit in and relax, taking in the glorious views over rolling countryside. Enjoy excellent walks from the doorstep, with a network of public footpaths in the vicinity, including the Eskdale Walk and the Cleveland Way coastal path. The village of Sleights has good amenities, including two pubs, a local shop, bakery and superb butcher’s. Enjoy the fishing port of Whitby, with its winding cobbled streets, famous abbey and wonderful fish and chips, or explore the spectacular coastline and dramatic North York Moors. The area surrounding this Sleights cottage offers a wealth of attractions, including the steam railway at Grosmont, the pretty market towns of Pickering and Helmsley and stately homes and gardens such as Castle Howard. The Piggery is a wonderful Sleights cottage in a superb location.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x 4 ft double (restricted head room to one side of bed). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.

Amenities

Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned garden and patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: This property is suitable for 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

SLEIGHTS

Whitby 4 miles.

Sleights is ideal for both a coastal and country holiday. Just 4 miles from the picturesque Yorkshire coastline, it is also on the edge of dramatic moors country, littered with attractive villages and scenery. Though quiet, Sleights boasts two pubs, a fish and chip shop, an antique shop (with cafe), a butcher's, a bakery, a hairdressers and a Post Office. The North Yorkshire Steam Railway terminus is a few minutes’ drive, together with regular public transport to and from the nearby port of Whitby. Whitby lies at the mouth of the River Esk and is ideally situated for exploring this beautiful part of Yorkshire. It is an atmospheric town of winding streets and hidden alleys, with a picturesque harbour, safe sandy beaches and, of course, the abbey, reached by the famous 199 steps.