Northcot is a stone and pantile cottage, lying in in the sleepy village of Hutton Buscel, five miles from Scarborough in North Yorkshire.
Perfectly placed for exploring both the coast and the spectacular scenery of the North York Moors, it provides a superb base for a family holiday.
It is beautifully renovated to a high standard, full of charm and character, with beamed ceilings and a rustic feel throughout.
There is a country-style, well-equipped kitchen with a sociable dining area, ideal for those family get-togethers.
The cosy sitting room is comfortably furnished with a warming woodburner to relax by on cooler evenings.
A second snug, complete with a rocking chair, offers a quiet corner to sit and read a book or enjoy a morning coffee.
Upstairs, there are three restful bedrooms and a stylish, contemporary bathroom with a roll top freestanding bath.
An additional wet room is positioned on the ground floor, providing an alternative with easy access.
Outside, to the rear is a private patio with splendid views over the vale.
For cyclists and walkers, nearby Dalby Forest has trails for all abilities, along with an excellent network of public footpaths straight from the door.
Five miles down the road is the seaside town of Scarborough, with its sandy beaches, pretty parks, gardens and traditional seaside fun.
A lovely walk can be had from North Bay to South Bay, with the castle perched high above on the cliff top, from where stunning views of the sea and famous bay can be seen.
With the historic market towns of Pickering, Malton and Helmsley an easy drive away and with miles of countryside to explore, this delightful cottage will be sure to please all.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with freestanding bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Ground floor wet room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburning stove. Snug.
About the location
Scarborough 5 miles.
The small, picturesque village of Hutton Buscel lies five miles south west of Scarborough, quietly situated on a hillside, with glorious views over open countryside.
Pretty stone cottages and houses line the main street from end to end in this ancient, well kept village.
The original 12th century church was altered in later periods and has been fully restored, and also has links to the famous Whitby Abbey.
Close to the Downe Arms, Country pub and restaurant and wedding venue in Wykeham Village.
East Ayton lies just a mile below the village and has a good local shop, fish and chip restaurant and country pub.
The stunning scenery in and around the Forge Valley is ideal for walkers, with many woodland and open countryside tracks, whilst the popular seaside town of Scarborough is only a few minutes' drive.
With easy access to the market towns of Pickering, Malton and Helmsley and numerous attractions nearby, Hutton Buscel makes a perfect place to stay.
There are good golf courses at Kirkbymoorside and Scarborough, a steam railway and trout fishing at Pickering, and castles, gardens and museums all close by including Helmsley Castle, Duncombe Park and Ryedale Folk Museum..