Easingwold 2 miles.
A splendid, first floor barn conversion, set in a lovely tranquil location, perched on the hill and just two miles from the pretty market town of Easingwold.
Located in the grounds of the owner's home and sympathetically converted to a high standard, this lovely property is perfect for a peaceful hideaway for couples wanting to enjoy the stunning scenery of the Howardian Hills.
Beautifully appointed throughout, there is a spacious open plan living area, with a corner kitchen and a cosy and comfortable sitting area with a romantic woodburner.
The bedroom has a sumptuous super king-size bed, with glorious views over the open countryside, whilst outside there is a seating area.
A couple of miles away is the small, picturesque village of Crayke, perched on the hill, complete with a gastropub of some renown, whilst the affluent Georgian town of Easingwold is an absolute delight, with its fine architecture, cobbled market square and interesting selection of shops, cafes and traditional inns.
For walkers, the surrounding area has a wonderful network of paths and trails, leading through this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Day trips to nearby York are essential to visit the many attractions, including the Jorvik Viking Museum, the National Railway Museum, York Minster and a walk around the medieval walls.
With easy access to the North York Moors National Park and the East Coast seaside resorts of Whitby and Scarborough, this outstanding property lends itself to a memorable holiday.
About the location
York 13 miles.
This small, historic market town lies within the Vale of York between the City and the Hambleton Hills, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. Picturesque and peaceful, it is a perfect introduction to Herriot Country. The town's centre boasts a large market square surrounded by splendid Georgian buildings. There are pretty village greens with flowers and seats, and a good selection of shops, pubs and cafes. There is also an excellent community centre with a newly built fitness suite. Close by are many picturesque, well-kept villages and quiet lanes making it ideal for cycling. York, Ripon, Harrogate and Knaresborough and Yorkshire’s old famous abbey sites are all within easy reach. The Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors and Coast are also within easy touring distance.