Oakley Walls near Lealholm, North York Moors & Coast
Lealholm 1.5 miles. A pretty, semi-detached stone barn conversion, on a working sheep farm in an elevated, rural position with superb views over the picturesque Esk Valley, 1.5 miles from Lealholm. Beautifully restored, this cosy characterful property has been tastefully furnished and decorated, providing very comfortable accommodation. With an open plan living area, complete with underfloor heating, it makes the perfect romantic retreat all year round. The stunning views over the moors are a delight, and with numerous footpaths close by, this is an ideal base for walkers. The charming village of Lealholm, with its river, village shop, tea rooms, pub and restaurant serving excellent food, and delightful garden nursery, is like taking a step back in time, with the moorland sheep wandering the village and stepping stones across the river. The seaside town of Whitby and quaint fishing village of Staithes are both a short drive, with their cobbled streets and ginnels to explore. An area with so much to discover and well worth a visit! Note: This property is next to ref 1762 and together the properties can accommodate 6 people.
One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with views over Esk Valley (stretching over a 16 mile radius).
Oil central heating upstairs, underfloor heating downstairs. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge (with freezer box), dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD player, radio/CD player. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Bench in front yard area. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: No babies or children under 12.
At a glance
- Off road parking
About the location
Whitby 9 miles; Staithes 10 miles; Runswick Bay 10 miles.
Lealholm is in the centre of the lovely Esk Valley within the North York Moors National Park and just 15 minutes' drive from the magnificent Yorkshire coast. It is a picturesque village which caters well for the visitor with a Post Office, shop, pub and tea rooms/restaurant all on hand. There are wonderful countryside walks in every direction and donít be surprised to see moorland sheep wandering freely through the village and along the banks of the river! The quaint fishing villages of Staithes and Runswick Bay, the sandy beach of Sandsend and the ancient port of Whitby are all close by.