3, School House

West Witton near Leyburn, Yorkshire Dales (Ref. 4172)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A lovely ground floor wing of a former primary school, looking up to Penhill, in the ever-popular village of West Witton, in the heart of Wensleydale. Beautifully styled, the interior of this well-converted West Witton cottage has been elegantly furnished to provide quality accommodation in a wonderful location. With superb facilities over one floor, this West Witton cottage offers a well-equipped kitchen, a spacious sitting room with electric stove, a first-class bathroom and shower room and two beautiful bedrooms. A perfect romantic retreat or simply somewhere to get away from it all and enjoy Dales life at its finest, this West Witton cottage is just a minute's walk from the Wensleydale Heifer, awarded the 2006/07 AA England's best seafood pub award. Across the valley from the village stand the imposing ruins of Castle Bolton, while Leyburn, with its wide range of amenities and weekly market, Middleham, with its Norman Castle, famous racing stables and pretty old market square surrounded by delightful shops, pubs and restaurants, and the picturesque Aysgarth Falls, are just a short drive away. A superb West Witton cottage, ideal for exploring the area, or as a romantic getaway.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x twin (zip/link, can be king-size double if required) with en-suite shower and basin, 1 x double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and electric stove.

Amenities

LPG central heating with electric stove in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, CD/radio, small library of books/DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Patio with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 min walk. Note: Property is accessed by a shared entrance.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

WEST WITTON

Middleham 6 miles; Leyburn 4 miles; Hawes 13 miles.

The pretty and ancient Wensleydale village of West Witton is situated in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, between Leyburn and Hawes. A traditional old village made up of stone-built cottages and farmhouses, West Witton enjoys dramatic views of Penhill and its limestone scars, along with Bolton Castle, lush rolling countryside and the surrounding fells. The village boasts two pubs, one of which is a gourmet pub and has been awarded the Wensleydale Heifer 2006/07 AA 'England's best seafood pub' award, as well as a well stocked village shop and a pretty green. Across the valley from the village stand the imposing ruins of Castle Bolton, while Leyburn, with its wide range of amenities and weekly market, Middleham, with its Norman Castle, famous racing stables and pretty old market square surrounded by delightful shops, pubs and restaurants, and the picturesque Aysgarth Falls, are just a short drive away. A superb base for a walking holiday, for enjoying the delights of Wensleydale or for touring the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors or the Lake District.

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