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Over Esk

Whitby, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 1059871)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
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3 Customer Review(s)

  • “This cottage was rated at 3 ticks we believe that has it has been refurbished it should be 4 ticks , it exceeded our expectations and was excellent .”

    It’s ideally located only 10 minutes walk into town , a good enclosed garden perfect for dog owners and a nice decked area for outdoor eating. Clean and well presented .

    - Phil, September 2021

The property

Located in the seaside town of Whitby is the delightful semi-detached house of Over Esk.

Living up to its name, the dwelling lies near the River Esk, with views over the marina, making it a peaceful home-from-home for a group of four.

This property has on-street parking close-by.

Make your way into an inviting living/dining room, this spacious room is home to ample seating, a TV and an electric fire to cosy up to; towards the back of the room you can find a stylish dining area that makes for a great socialising spot.

The kitchen is well-equipped and can cater to all of your culinary needs, being served by a handy electric oven, dishwasher and more!

Venture upstairs to bed in one of two bedrooms, this one being a double bed that boasts views out to Whitby and the Abbey, the other being a twin room with nautical touches and views to the harbour.

The bathroom is a great space to relax, with a fabulous bath with shower over.

Head to the garden to relish the sea breeze on the loungers or dine alfresco on the decking, while your furry friends play on the lawn below.

Being in Whitby means your amenities are just a stone's throw away, with Middle Earth Tavern located a short walk away, perfect for when you don't feel like cooking!

Whitby is also home to a wealth of attractions, embark on the renowned walk up 199 Steps to Whitby Abbey, before basking in the sun on Whitby's Sea Front where you can spot the historic Harbour East Lighthouse in the distance; venture back into town to discover a plethora of museums.

The small fishing village of Robin Hood's Bay makes for a great outing, walk along the Cleveland Way, before stopping at the Old Coastguard Station and Robin Hood's Museum for a fascinating, guided tour; finish off the day with a local delicacy at Fish Box.

For a day out with a difference, Scarborough isn't far and boasts the popular SEA LIFE aquarium and a water park, along with the breathtaking Scarborough Castle that nestles right on the coast.

Explore the wider region and enjoy a day packed with outdoor activities at the North York Moors National Park, or make the most of the Yorkshire coast and visit Middlesbrough for a day filled with seaside delights!

For a fantastic North Yorkshire adventure, choose Over Esk.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double and 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, over head shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine and dishwasher
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 1 car, along with additional on-street parking
  • Enclosed back garden with lawn, decking and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.2 miles
  • pub 0.3 miles, beach 1.8 miles

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About the location


Robin Hood's Bay 5.5 miles; Scarborough 19.3 miles; Pickering 23 miles; Guisborough 21.5 miles.

The seaside town and port of Whitby lies at the mouth of the River Esk in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire. Ideally situated for exploring this beautiful part of Yorkshire, the local area hosts an abundance of activity so you can be sure to get the best out of both the countryside and the coast. From the nearby North York Moors to its Blue Flag beaches, there's something here for every interest and time of year. Amongst its many attractions, Whitby holds a charming atmosphere, home to winding streets and hidden alleys, where you can find a wide selection of eateries and shops scattered amongst them. Take a trip to the picturesque harbour and lighthouse to watch the sun set, or get involved in some whale watching or a coastal cruise to watch the creatures up close. Climb the famous 199 steps to the Whitby Abbey to immerse yourself with history, or visit the Captain Cook Memorial Museum presenting historical and ethnographic exhibition about Cook himself. Hosting an abundance of leisure facilities, opportunities to explore the natural lands, and plenty of coastal delights, Whitby offers something for everyone. Close to the Robin Hood's Bay full of heritage wonders and scenic spots, and in reach of the bustling towns of Scarborough and Middlesbrough, Whitby is a prime location for exploring all of the delights that Yorkshire has to offer.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season