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1 Mowbray Court

West Tanfield near Masham, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 30727)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Ms Hurst

    “There were a couple of issues which we reported to the owners, ie broken lampshade in the living room, icebox so iced up that we couldn't use it, kitchen clock needed a new battery (which we bought) and shortage of tea towels.”

    We felt all these things should have been noticed and rectified before we arrived. They removed the lamp shade and left us another tea towel. ...

    We felt all these things should have been noticed and rectified before we arrived. They removed the lamp shade and left us another tea towel. Although the property was superficially clean, it could do with a thorough clean of paintwork, removal of a few cobwebs behind furniture, cleaning upholstry etc. Wasn't quite up to the standard we usually find in your cottages. However on the plus side, the bathroom was great with plenty of hot water, the beds were the most comfortable we've ever had, the garden was a delight and the kitchen was spacious and well-equipped (apart from only one tea towel). The cottage is also conveniently situated for pubs, shop, bus stop etc.

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
Facilities -
94/100
* Average score of 4 customer ratings

The property

A lovely semi-detached, stone-built cottage situated in the centre of the picturesque village of West Tanfield, just four miles from Masham.

Furnished and decorated in a contemporary style, this West Tanfield cottage provides a superb base for a relaxing break in this beautiful corner of the Yorkshire Dales.

This West Tanfield cottage features a spacious sitting room with oak flooring and patio doors leading to a beautiful, well-stocked enclosed garden and patio area; in the winter you can cosy up in the sitting room with a good book, and in the summer, throw open the doors and let the sun stream in, or dine alfresco on the patio.

Upstairs, there are two delightful bedrooms, a master bedroom with king-size bed, and a good-sized twin bedroom.

Tasteful throughout, this Yorkshire holiday cottage provides ideal accommodation for a small family or couple to get away from it all.

With two excellent pubs just a short stroll, The Bruce Arms is a traditional country inn where you can enjoy sitting in front of real log fires tucking into a home-cooked meal and a hand-pulled local ale.

The Bull is a very old traditional country inn set on the banks of the river and was once the ferryman’s cottage and the artist JMW Turner drew scenes of the nearby ancient Marmion Tower on one of his many tours of Yorkshire.

The amenities of Masham, including the Black Sheep Visitors’ Centre and Bistro, and the twice-weekly markets are on hand, whilst excellent walking is on the doorstep.

Market towns such as Richmond, Leyburn and Hawes are also within easy reach.

This West Tanfield cottage is an excellent base to enjoy the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.

Accuracy of the listing -
100/100
Value for money -
100/100
* Average score of 4 customer ratings

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and electric fire.

Comfort -
97/100
Cleanliness -
83/100
* Average score of 4 customer ratings

Amenities

  • Electric central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books, DVDs and CDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and stairgate
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Enclosed lawned garden which has been overhauled in early 2018 with new planting and improved paving areas with patio and furniture
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 mins walk

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About the location

WEST TANFIELD

Masham 4 miles; Ripon 6 miles.

This small picturesque village is situated on the banks of the River Ure, at the eastern end of Wensleydale in the midst of some of Yorkshire's most beautiful scenery. It comprises a scattering of dwellings and farmsteads, and also offers two excellent old pubs and a store/Post Office. West Tanfield is ideally situated for exploring all of Yorkshire's splendid countryside, with the Yorkshire Dales to the west and the North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast to the east. Nearby Ripon, dominated by its imposing cathedral, has a great deal to offer visitors - the cathedral with its 1300 year old crypt, the Yorkshire Law & Order Museums, various craft markets, an International Music Festival and Ripon Races; not to mention the many beautiful riverside and canal walks. Nearby Masham boasts a huge market square, where a Wednesday market has recently been joined by a popular Saturday market. There are lots of walks around the area, including a recently reopened 10-mile walk along the Ure, arguably one of the best walks in the UK. The famous Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden are within easy driving distance and it is just a few miles to the popular Lightwater Valley Theme Park with its Factory Shopping Village. Skipton, Harrogate and the historic cathedral city of York are close by, as are the great stately homes of Castle Howard and Harewood House, the Cistercian Abbeys of Fountains, Rievaulx and Jervaulx, and the castles of Middleham, Bolton and Richmond. A wonderful picturesque Dales village.

Location -
100/100
* Average score of 4 customer ratings

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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