The perfect retreat for couples wanting to enjoy some quiet time together, set in a great location for walker’s, cyclists, historians and those who truly appreciate the beauty of the countryside.
Enjoying an elevated position, on the northern aspect of the delightful town of Richmond in Yorkshire, this attractive stone cottage is perfect for friends and couples looking for somewhere close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Richmond is surrounded by stunning countryside, guests can immerse themselves in the natural beauty and tranquillity of the area. Whether you want waterfalls, rivers, woodland or rolling green hills, this area has it all; it is ideal for keen walkers and cyclists alike with a range of routes and trails nearby to suit all abilities. Historians are also well catered for, as Richmond itself is steeped in history and there are lots of historical buildings and sites of interest to discover nearby. After a busy day exploring, you will have no difficulty in finding somewhere to enjoy a cup of Yorkshire tea or a pint of ale, as local towns and villages have plenty of tearooms, pubs and cafes to choose from.
As you descend the few steps into the front garden and approach the front door, you will get a sense that the owners of this house pay excellent attention to detail and this continues inside the property. With pastel colours and neutral tones throughout, this semi-detached cottage is light and airy, yet homely. Traditional furniture and contemporary fixtures sit alongside one another to ensure this property is in touch with its heritage but still suitable for modern guests looking for comfort and style.
As you enter the hallway, remove your coats and boots before heading into the cosy lounge with its traditional fireplace and wood burner-effect gas fire, where pale greens and rich wooden tones create a wonderful country-cottage feel. It is the perfect place to relax of an evening. To the rear of the house is a delightful, well-equipped kitchen-diner with plenty of natural light pouring in, making it a great place to cook up some treats, enjoy a morning coffee or devour an evening meal. Also, on the ground floor is the first of two bedrooms. This king-size room is beautifully presented with white furniture, including a dressing table.
Up the steep, cottage stairs, you will find the second bedroom, which is a double. Again, it is wonderfully decorated and offers plenty of space. Also. on the first floor is the bathroom with a shower over the bath.
Outside, in addition to the grassy area to the front of the property, there is a lovely, gravelled courtyard garden to the rear. Here, you can enjoy a BBQ and a spot of al fresco dining. As the sun sets, keep warm with the chiminea whilst you enjoy quality time together. There is roadside parking, subject to availability.