Sally's Barn

Grantley, near Ripon, Yorkshire Dales (Ref. 5952)

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Cottage features

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

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A superb, stone-built, single-storey detached barn conversion located in lovely rolling countryside on the edge of the pretty Dales village of Grantley. Fully renovated, this Grantley cottage offers wonderful views across the attached meadow and across beautiful Yorkshire Dales countryside. This first-class Grantley cottage offers outstanding accommodation of great character and charm, featuring a spacious farmhouse-style kitchen which is modern and well-equipped and a dining and sitting area which is a wonderful space with cathedral ceilings and lovely exposed original beams. The adjoining sitting room boasts a warm and cosy woodburner and fabulous views of the surrounding meadows through the wall-to-wall picture windows. The four bedrooms, superb en-suite facilities and the beautiful bathroom with luxurious Jacuzzi bath all combine to provide a holiday home of real style. For those wishing to get away from it all and enjoy fine country living, beautiful walks and the tranquillity of this Dales location, this Grantley cottage is perfect for you. The village boasts one of the finest pubs in the area, serving excellent cuisine and a good range of real ales. Nearby Harrogate boasts a wide variety of quaint pubs, tempting restaurants and colourful antique shops, whilst the magnificent Turkish Baths, old theatres, and Bettys tea room - overlooking Montpelier Gardens - are not to be missed. Guests can enjoy a visit to the historic city of Ripon, with its impressive cathedral, fascinating museums, quaint pubs, interesting shops, homely tea rooms and fine restaurants. With beautiful countryside to explore, and heritage houses and castles to visit, this Grantley cottage is the perfect base for a romantic or relaxing break.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 2 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room with woodburner.

Amenities

Oil central heating with woodburner. Range cooker with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent, fuel for woodburner on honesty box basis. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 4 cars. Lockable bike storage. Large lawned garden with patio, gravelled area and furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 3 miles, pubs 3 mins walk. Note: The upper part of the twin room has limited space and is best suited for a child or teenager. Note: Due to a number of internal steps including 6 steps in the split-level twin bedroom, this property may not be suitable for those with limited mobility. Note: No hen or stag parties.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

GRANTLEY

Ripon 6 miles; Harrogate 10 miles.

This small picturesque village is situated in the midst of some of Yorkshire's most beautiful scenery. It comprises a scattering of dwellings and farmsteads, also offering a lovely old pub dating back to the 1600’s which is renowned locally for its fine ales and excellent cuisine. Grantley is ideally situated for exploring all of Yorkshire's splendid countryside, with the Yorkshire Dales to the west and the North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast to the east. Nearby Ripon, dominated by its imposing cathedral, has a great deal to offer visitors - the cathedral with its 1300 year old crypt, the Yorkshire Law & Order Museums, various craft markets, an International Music Festival and Ripon Races; not to mention the many beautiful riverside and canal walks. The famous Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden are within easy driving distance and it is just a few miles to the popular Lightwater Valley Theme Park with its Factory Shopping Village. Skipton, Harrogate and the historic cathedral city of York are close by, as are the great stately homes of Castle Howard and Harewood House, the Cistercian Abbeys of Fountains, Rievaulx and Jervaulx, and the castles of Middleham, Bolton and Richmond. A wonderful central location for discovering this beautiful and historic area.

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