The Cottage

Pickering, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 2885)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • Mrs Kelly
    May 2017
    “Wonderful place to stay with ...”
    Wonderful place to stay with friendly family owners.
    Wonderful place to stay with friendly family owners.


  • Four poster bed
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Pickering 2 miles. An attractive red brick barn conversion, originally an old dairyhouse, attached to the owner's home on a working dairy farm, 2 miles from Pickering.

This charming holiday cottage has been traditionally furnished and decorated, offering spacious, airy accommodation, with a warm, welcoming open fire in the sitting room, a large family kitchen with range cooker and dining area, and French doors leading to a large, enclosed lawned garden.

Upstairs are characterful sloping ceilings with exposed beams, a four poster bed and views over open countryside.

Ideally located for walking, cycling and exploring the pretty villages and market towns in the vicinity, this comfortable holiday cottage also offers easy access to the East Coast resorts of Whitby and Scarborough, whilst the beautiful North York Moors and historical city of York are not to be missed.


Three bedrooms: 1 x four poster double, 1 x twin, 1 x adult bunks. Bathroom with bath with handheld shower attachment, basin & WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin & WC. Fitted kitchen within dining area. Sitting room with open fire.


  • Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room
  • Electric range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs, 1 with Freeview, video, DVD player, radio, CD player
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen & towels inc. in rent
  • Cot, highchair & stairgate
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Large, enclosed lawned garden shared with owners
  • Sorry, no pets & no smoking
  • Shop & pub 1.5 miles.

About the location


Kirkbymoorside 7 miles; Helmsley 13 miles; Scarborough 18 miles; Whitby 22 miles; York 27 miles.

This historic market town, with its full range of amenities and traditional shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants, serves as the official gateway to the beautiful North York Moors National Park, home of the Heartbeat countryside. Enjoy a ride on the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway, where Harry Potter fans can even explore some of the locations used in the filming of The Philosopher’s Stone! The Beck Isle Museum is also well worth a visit, with its unique collection of black and white photography and displays of rural life. Walkers will be spoilt for choice by the rolling hills, valleys, rivers and abundant wildlife of the North York Moors, whilst the city of York and the Heritage Coast are just half an hour’s drive away. All in all, a wonderful setting for a relaxing holiday.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
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