- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
Aysgarth 0.8 miles. This charming stone-built terraced cottage rests in a wonderful position beside the banks of the River Ure, a short distance from the falls and near to the village of Aysgarth in beautiful Wensleydale. Built to a high standard, this Aysgarth cottage provides the perfect escape for those looking to get away from it all and enjoy the delights of the Yorkshire Dales. This cottage in Aysgarth offers charming, country character with its wooden floors and wonderful oak beams. The airy, open-plan living space however, provides a modern kitchen, a bright dining area and a cosy sitting area with woodburner. A wonderful Juliet balcony, overlooking the waters of the river, offers an exceptional place for guests to enjoy the sights of this idyllic, rural setting. Two lovely bedrooms and a contemporary bathroom complete the accommodation at this charming Wensleydale cottage. An ideal romantic retreat, guests can rest by the river and soak up the wonderful views, or curl up by the woodburner, open the windows and read a book to the sounds of the water as it meanders past this Yorkshire Dales cottage. There are wonderful walks and cycle trails from the doorstep, and just a short stroll away is an excellent local pub serving real ales and hearty food. From the majestic castles at Bolton and Middleham to England's highest single drop waterfall, this Aysgarth cottage is a fantastic base from which to explore all that Wensleydale offers.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Electric heating with underfloor heating on ground floor and woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Small front lawned garden with patio and furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 3 miles, pub 5 mins walk.
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About the location
Hawes 9 miles; Castle Bolton 4 miles; Leyburn 7 miles.
The idyllic Wensleydale village of Aysgarth is situated in a walker's paradise close to well known Aysgarth Falls and impressive Bolton Castle which dates back to 1379. Aysgarth Falls have attracted visitors for over 200 years, famously Ruskin, Turner and Wordsworth all visited and enthused about the 'falls' outstanding beauty. In the 19th century Aysgarth was a staging post and many a traveller would make their way down to view the falls from the bridge. Today, many will recognise the Upper Falls from the film Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves. In the nearby Freeholders' Wood, where the ancient art of coppicing is still carried out and visitors will find hazel, ash and wild cherry, among others. The woodland is carpeted with wildflowers in spring and is home to over 120 species. Aysgarth makes an excellent holiday location for walkers, offering a great base from which to explore both Wensleydale and Swaledale, with beauty spots in the area including Aysgarth Falls, Semerwater, castles at both Bolton and Middleham and of course, Hardraw Force - England's highest single drop waterfall at 99ft! There are also lots of interesting market towns and villages to visit, including Hawes, Leyburn and Bainbridge, to name but a few.