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1 Priory Grange

Pontefract, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 1038325)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
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The property

Encompassed by excitement at any time of year, 1 Priory Grange can be found sitting on the outskirts of Pontefract, a historic market town rich in wonder.

Ideally suited to a couple in pursuit of a romantic retreat, this homely cottage is a great spot for touring West Yorkshire.

Enter past your private patio area and into the open-plan living space where a snug, sofa bed awaits you to unwind in front of the Smart TV.

Move into the contemporary-styled kitchen area to find all the essential appliances needed to cook a romantic meal for two when you're not out exploring the delicious eateries of the local town.

The breakfast bar makes a wonderful spot to enjoy your morning coffee, or carry your conversations on through into the conservatory, the ultimate suntrap in the summer months providing glimpses of Pontefract Castle, a wonderful backdrop at any time of day.

On the first floor you will find your sleeping spot in the form of a delightful double bed accompanied by plenty of space for your personal belongings alongside a stunning shower room with marble-effect walls, making it a delightful spot to freshen up for your day ahead.

Venture into the town centre of Pontefract just under a mile away, where you will find a wide selection of attractions and amenities, from an imposing castle and accompanying museum where you can learn about its history and the past of the town, a racecourse making a great day out for all, and plenty of parks and gardens to roam, this town offers markets three times a week and excitement all-year-round.

For a day out with a difference, try your hand out at pottery, with the owner having her own pottery business and offering lessons upon request, there's no better or personal gift to bring back to your family back home.

Nearby Leeds is a wonderful place to immerse yourself with culture or for a day of shopping and delicious food, or head further afield to the quaint port city of Hull for picturesque scenery and a pleasant, welcoming aura.

In easy reach of many of the wonders of Yorkshire, 1 Priory Grange is a wonderful base from which to spend quality time with your loved one.


  • One double bedroom with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Conservatory with under floor heating.
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, Smart TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Designated parking space
  • Private patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub within 0.2 miles
  • Property perfectly situated for transport links to Leeds, with Pontefract Monkhill station being a 12 minute walk from property
  • Note: Only babes in arms and children over the age of 10 are accepted at this property

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About the location


Wakefield 10 miles; Leeds 16.2 miles; Doncaster 17.5 miles

A historic market town settled in West Yorkshire, Pontefract is one of the five towns in the metropolitan borough of the City of Wakefield, making it a brilliant base from which to discover the many wonders of Yorkshire. Previously known as the Key to the North, the town is positioned on an old Roman road, known as the "Roman Ridge", in which you can find a plethora of fantastic amenities. At the centre you can find a wide selection of eateries catering for every taste, from traditional fish and chips, well-known restaurants and independent cafés, there's cuisines of all kinds. On Wednesdays and Saturdays, the town offers delightful markets from which you can gather local produce to create your own delicious dishes, alongside a smaller market being held on Fridays. If you're seeking a day out rich in history and culture, be sure to take a trip to Pontefract Castle, spoke by Shakespeare, enduring three sieges of the Civil War, it's well-worth a visit before heading to the town's museum. Once the town's first library in 1904, the Pontefract Museum is the perfect place to learn about the wonders of the area, from its thriving liquorice production to its impressive Bagley's Glass Room, it’s a fun day out for all of the family. Besides its fame of liquorice, be sure to try out the local delicacy of a Pontefract Cake, before exploring the varying historical landmarks in the area and getting on a train to explore the nearby surrounding excitement. Leeds is the perfect place to visit if you're seeking a day enriched with culture or even for a relaxing day out full of shopping experiences. Venture further afield to discover the beauty of the Yorkshire Dales National Park where you can experience unique ruins, a plethora of rambling routes and scenery like no other. In easy reach of Doncaster, Huddersfield and even Hull for a day at the coast, Pontefract is perfectly positioned for all kinds of adventure.

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