A delightful cottage in the bustling, historic market town of Richmond with unspoiled views across to Richmond Castle and surrounding woodland. Situated on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and Coast to Coast path, this attractive, luxury cottage is perfect for guests looking for a scenic getaway.
Evergreen enjoys an elevated position, just across Richmond bridge, and within easy reach of riverside walks and the town centre. Stone steps lead up to the green stable door of this traditional, two bedroom stone property. Inside a comfortable, well equipped and light filled holiday cottage awaits you. The furnishings, fabrics and additional attention to detail are designed to ensure you can relax and unwind in comfort and make the most of your stay in this beautiful area.
On the ground floor, the sitting room is attractively furnished with comfortable, stylish sofas plus a stove for cosy winter evenings. WIFI, smart TV, and radio are included. A small number of traditional games and books are provided.
The kitchen/dining room is well equipped and features a range cooker with a gas hob, double electric oven and grill, plus a dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washer, microwave, toaster and, of course, a kettle and coffee making facilities. The dining table seats four comfortably and has a view from the window towards the castle.
On the first floor, the attractive master bedroom is also designed for your comfort. The room has a super king bed, exposed beams, windows on two sides, a full length mirror and ample space to hang clothes. A hairdryer, ironing board and iron are available. The pretty second bedroom also has lovely views, a king sized bed and very attractive furnishings. Both bedrooms have iPod clocks and Smart TVs, in case you wish to catch up with the early morning news.
The small family shower room is upstairs, at the end of the landing. It includes a dual headed shower, a good supply of hot water and complimentary toiletries.
All rooms have easy to open windows for ventilation, good natural light and central heating.
To the rear of the cottage is a pleasant, enclosed garden which includes a garden table and chairs, BBQ and a happy community of garden birds. You may also notice owls around the cottage in the evenings. At the front of the property there is a bench from which you can also enjoy a view of the castle.
This is a wonderfully comfortable cottage, perfect as a base for visiting family and friends, relaxation and sightseeing, an active walking holiday, or a long weekend break. Ideally placed at the ‘Gateway to the Dales’, there are many opportunities to explore this stunning area, not only in Richmond and Swaledale but also beyond. The landscape is steeped in history and retains a timeless, dramatic beauty which changes throughout the seasons; from glorious purple heather moors in August to dramatic, snow capped hills in winter. The region is also noted for its fresh local produce, good food, friendly people and local character.
Free parking is available off road, just below the cottage. Pickup and drop-off is possible on the pavement immediately outside the cottage.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.