Alma Cottage

Amotherby near Malton, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 15961)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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    4 Customer Review(s)

    April 2014
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    “Relaxing, tasteful home from home in a beautiful part of the wor”
    Can't say any more...comfy spacious bedroom, great wood burner, quiet location near some beautiful Yorkshire towns and stunning countryside. Came away feeling like we'd had a proper break from it all.


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Malton 3 miles.

A pretty stone and pantile terraced cottage in the small village of Amotherby, just three miles from the market town of Malton.

Warm and welcoming, this Malton cottage provides a perfect rural retreat for couples wishing to explore the North York Moors and the Vale of York.

Tastefully renovated to a high standard, this Malton cottage retains charm and character with a cosy sitting room with beams and a brick feature fireplace housing a woodburning stove.

The well-equipped kitchen in this Malton cottage has a stone flagged floor, exposed timbers and country style units and easy access to the attractive rear garden.

Traditional, winding cottage stairs lead up to a spacious double bedroom with pitched roof and a modern bathroom, whilst the delightful rear garden offers privacy in a pleasant setting to sit and relax with a glass of wine.

From the doorstep of this Malton cottage you can explore the Howardian Hills, a nationally protected landscape designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

A short stroll from this Malton cottage brings you to the local inn whilst the attractive town of Malton provides an excellent range of independent shops, restaurants and a regular weekly market.

Centrally located, this appealing holiday home is close to a wealth of attractions such as Castle Howard, Kirkham Priory, the steam railway at Pickering and is within an easy drive of York or the Yorkshire coastal resorts of Whitby and Scarborough.

An ideal Malton cottage all year round.


One king-size double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburning stove.


  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove in sitting room
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Bike shed/boot room
  • Enclosed lawned garden to rear with patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 5 mins walk.

About the location


York 18 miles; Scarborough 24 miles.

The market town of Malton has been the historic centre of Ryedale since Roman times, and has many interesting buildings including the old Corn Exchange and Assembly Rooms. A weekly general market is still held in the town, as well as livestock and farmers’ markets. The Yorkshire Moors are to the north, and the Yorkshire Wolds are to the south, making it excellent countryside for walkers and cyclists. The impressive coastline is just 24 miles away, whilst the historic city of York is an 18 mile journey. A perfect base for touring the attractions of North Yorkshire.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas