A most delightful, period, brick cottage centrally located in the pretty village of Stillington, midway between York and Helmsley.
An annexe to the owner's property, this Grade II listed former chapel house is ideally placed for exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside of the Howardian Hills and the historic market towns of Easingwold and Helmsley.
With cosy and characterful accommodation, this Stillington cottage retains original features, with beamed ceilings, quarry tiled floors and a lovely Yorkist range in the sitting room, which houses a welcoming open fire and is a joy to relax around in the winter months.
Combining new with old, this Stillington cottage provides a modern bathroom and kitchen, whilst the narrow cottage stairs lead up to the two tasteful and country-styled bedrooms.
Comfortable and well-equipped, guests at this Stillington cottage will be captivated by its charm.
The village itself has a traditional village green and good amenities, including a shop, a local inn and a bistro, whilst a few minutes’ drive will bring you to York, with its theatres, restaurants and many attractions.
Nearby, guests can find Fountains and Rievaulx Abbeys, which are well worth visiting, whilst the stately home of Castle Howard has magnificent grounds and lakes.
A perfect Stillington cottage all year round.
About the location
Easingwold 4 miles; York 11 miles; Malton 15 miles; Helmsley 13 miles.
Stillington is a very pretty, small rural village lying half way between York and Helmsley. The village has a Post Office/shop, several high-quality pubs, Indian restaurant, fish and chip shop, hairdressers, sports and social club and antiques showroom. A network of footpaths and bridleways lead from the village to the beautiful surrounding countryside of the Howardian Hills. Stillington is close to the lovely Georgian town of Easingwold, plus Thirsk, Ripon, Harrogate, York, Malton and Helmsley are all within easy reach. The stunning North York Moors, Rievaulx and Fountains Abbeys, and Castle Howard are nearby. Further afield are the seaside resort of Scarborough and Flamingo Land Theme Park. An ideal base all year round.