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Danby Cottage

Ruswarp near Whitby, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 920738)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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8 Customer Review(s)

  • “A comfy and well equipped cottage.”
    A comfy and well equipped cottage. Location great for us as we like to be a little off the’beaten track ‘. Short drive to Whitby.
    A comfy and well equipped cottage. Location great for us as we like to be a little off the’beaten track ‘. Short drive to Whitby. Had a perfect week. Would definitely visit this cottage again if it remains in our price range .
    - Mrs Straw, October 2017

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Ruswarp 0.5 miles.

An attractive stone terraced cottage, in an elevated position, above Ruswarp village near Whitby.

One of eight, in a small development of converted barns, the cottage is ideal for families wanting to enjoy the peaceful location, but be within five minute’s drive to the centre of Whitby seaside town.

There is a spacious open plan living area, comfortably furnished, with character beams and a stone feature fireplace that houses a gas woodburner-effect stove, creating a lovely, cosy feel.

There is a modern, well-equipped kitchen and separate dining area, whilst stairs lead up to the three bedrooms, all boasting views to the distant hills.

A stable door opens onto a gravelled patio, which takes in superb views over the countryside, with sheep in the neighbouring field, this is a lovely spot to sit and relax with a glass of wine and watch the sun go down.

A short walk brings you into this popular village, with excellent facilities, including a renowned butcher and a local inn serving real ale and food and a village shop.

Enjoy boating on the River Esk, or partake in coffee and cake in the river front tea room!

Children will enjoy feeding the ducks on the river, a ride on the miniature steam railway, or a fun afternoon at Mini Monsterz soft play centre, perfect for a rainy day.

Whitby offers many attractions, with its long, sandy beaches, historic harbour and famous abbey.

Explore the cobbled market square and narrow ginnels, climb the 199 steps up to the abbey or enjoy an atmospheric 'ghost' walk in the evening.

Surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the North York Moors and pretty market towns, including Pickering and Helmsley, this cottage provides a wonderful base.

Note: This cottage is next to Ref. 921346, together they sleep 10.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with gas woodburner-effect stove.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating with gas stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Shared use of patio with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 10 mins walk
  • Note: Road to cottage (of approx
  • 600 yards) is quite steep, please take care.

About the location

RUSWARP

Whitby 1.5 miles; Robin Hood's Bay 6 miles.

Situated just 1.5 miles inland from Whitby, the small village of Ruswarp lies on the River Esk, with old stone cottages lining the main street. Ruswap has excellent amenities, including a local pub with hand-pulled real ales, a village shop and a renowned local butcher. The Esk Valley Walk runs through the village, and it is an easy 25 minute walk to the centre of Whitby. Ruswarp has a regular bus service, and the single track railway has regular steam trains running through! Enjoy an hour’s boating on the river, take a ride on the miniature train, feed the local ducks, or enjoy a snack at the tea room. A perfect location for exploring the surrounding coastline and the dramatic North York Moors.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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