A wonderful, first-class wing of the owner’s country house set in its own grounds, on the edge of the pretty village of Bishop Monkton, a few miles from Ripon.
Superbly renovated, this single-storey holiday hideaway provides perfect accommodation for couples looking to enjoy a wonderful rural retreat.
Set entirely over the ground floor, the property has been meticulously prepared and individually styled, and enjoys uninterrupted views of lovely rolling Dales countryside.
The spacious sitting room has stylish furnishings, co-ordinated modern decoration and windows to three sides of the room, all combining to create a relaxing space.
A beautiful bedroom with a luxurious large bed, an accompanying en-suite shower room and a delightful, farmhouse-style kitchen/diner complete the layout in this outstanding cottage.
Add to this the cosy woodburning stove and the glimpses of the local wildlife, and guests have all the ingredients for that well-deserved break in the country.
Outside is a lawned area with a table and chairs, and guests are also welcome to use the owner’s spacious garden - a great place to sit and take in the views and relaxing atmosphere.
The thriving local village of Bishop Monkton is just a short walk away, whilst the likes of Ripon, Harrogate and York can be found within an easy drive.
With excellent golfing and cycling opportunities in the nearby area, along with many fine country pubs and award-winning restaurants, this is a perfect location for a romantic break.
A stylish and modern holiday cottage, ideally situated to enjoy this wonderful area.
About the location
Ripon 5 miles; Harrogate 7 miles.
A picturesque village, set five miles south of the cathedral city of Ripon and just seven miles from the elegant spa town of Harrogate. The village dates back over 600 years and has a couple of pubs, including one gastro pub, a school, a church and a village hall. Bishop Monkton is ideally situated for exploring all of Yorkshire's splendid surrounding countryside, with the Yorkshire Dales to the west and the North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast to the east. The fascinating cathedral city of Ripon is close by and even the stunning, historic city of York can be reached in just over half an hour’s drive. There are plenty of attractions to discover within easy reach, including the superb stately homes of Castle Howard and Harewood House, Ripley Castle, the Cistercian abbeys of Fountains, Rievaulx and Jervaulx, as well as the castles of Middleham, Bolton and Richmond.
Note: No children, including infants.