A charming period cottage, centrally situated in the pretty market town of Pickering; the gateway to the North York Moors National Park.
Set over the ground floor in a converted property, it provides wonderful accommodation for families and friends wishing to enjoy the many nearby attractions and the surrounding spectacular countryside.
Stylishly appointed throughout, it offers two tranquil, delightful bedrooms, both with en-suites and one with the flexibility of being a zip/link.
The warm and welcoming sitting room feels bright and fresh, with a cosy electric fire for ambiance, whilst the fabulous, well-equipped spacious kitchen, has a dining area to one end.
Combining olde-worlde charm with contemporary comfort, this Pickering cottage can't fail to please.
With all amenities at your fingertips, a short stroll brings you to the town centre and market square where there are restaurants and pubs, quaint tea rooms and independent retail shops in abundance.
The castle ruins, Beck Isle Museum and countryside walks are waiting to be explored, and fishing enthusiasts will enjoy the trout fishing farm just down the road.
Pickering hosts the terminus of the famous North Yorkshire Moors Railway, with nostalgic steam engines winding their way through the heather-clad moors to the small village of Grosmont.
There is much to do in the area, including the stately home of Castle Howard, the walled city of York and Duncombe Park, just outside the popular market town of Helmsley.
With an easy drive to both the seaside towns of Whitby and Scarborough, this quality and comfortable cottage provides the perfect holiday home for an enjoyable holiday all year round.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (zip/link can be twin on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with en-suite bath, shower off taps, basin and WC. KItchen with dining area. Sitting room with electric fire.
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.