A traditional cottage resting in the quiet village of Thornton-Le-Moor, boasting superb traditional features and cosy interiors. An ideal location to enjoy and to explore from.
Northallerton is within 5 miles where you can enjoy afternoon tea at the famous Betty's tearoom, weekly local markets and a range of shops, restaurants, and offers regular trains north and south, York is 20 minutes. Thirsk (5 miles) boasts a quaint marketplace, splendid Georgian buildings, a Norman church, a cinema, and a leisure centre as well as excellent pubs, shops, and restaurants. Nestled between 3 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty - The Yorkshire Dales, Yorkshire Moors & Howardian Hills. With North York Moors National Park (9.5 miles) is teeming with excellent walking areas and routes, with the Cleveland Way being a popular waymarked trail to follow, bringing you across some breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip further south to find the White Horse, the largest and most northerly of England's horse figures - it's a fantastic sight to behold! Another historic and scenic setting is the National Trust's Rievaulx Abbey and Terrace (16 miles), dramatic 11th-century ruins in the North York Moors with a cafe and visitor centre. The Yorkshire Coast is within reach to visit Whitby (50 miles) & Robin Hoods Bay. For the kids there is Flamingo Land at Malton (34 miles) and consider a visit to Harrogate Spa Town where you can visit RHS Harlow Carr (33 miles).
Access the property through the gate, head past the lawn and step inside the cottage to discover a traditional, cosy lounge featuring a wood burner. In the evenings, relaxing in the charming lounge with character beams has the additional benefit of a Smart TV, ideal for a night in enjoying your favourite films. Head through to the well-equipped kitchen, where you can rustle up flavourful meals ready to be enjoyed in the dining room. Gather here with your group with a bottle of celebratory fizz, planning your next day out. Venturing upstairs, you will find two immaculate, neutrally styled bedrooms, offering plenty of light, space and storage, as well as stunning wooden beams. These comprise a king-size and a twin bedroom that is accessed via the Jack and Jill shower room. There is also a study area which would make a great spot for a travel cot.
Outside, you will find a beautifully kept, enclosed walled garden with well-stocked borders, fruit trees and various sitting spots to follow the sun from morning to night. Take your morning coffee to the bench in the far corner and plan your day ahead. When you return, sit under the fairy-lit pergola in this peaceful setting whilst cooking some dinner and being warmed by the outdoor stove. There are two outbuildings; one is for log storage and the other is a handy place to secure bikes.