A real labour of love 16th-century farmhouse set within the rolling countryside, well-suited to visit the medieval town of York and its numerous attractions; a perfect town and country retreat.
Enjoy a stay at this stunning two-bedroom luxury holiday cottage set within the grounds of a 16th century farmhouse near York. This gorgeous property has the wow factor in every room, and with its setting in beautiful grounds with uninterrupted countryside all around, this is true holiday perfection.
This holiday cottage has been a real labour of love by its owners, something which is abundantly evident throughout the whole property with its bespoke furniture and effortless style. Step in to discover a dramatic hallway boasting beautiful quarry tiles and a fabulous stairway. This hall leads directly through to the main living area in the cottage, a bright and welcoming open-plan space housing the kitchen, dining area and lounge. As an added little treat, you'll arrive to a generous welcome hamper including homemade bread, cakes and spa products. The owner also offers an optional breakfast hamper option packed with locally sourced produce.
The lounge is home to comfy seating, perfect for stretching out on for those cosy movie nights in, and this room comes equipped with a Smart TV, sound system and Wi-Fi. Underfloor heating throughout ensures you are nice and toasty whatever the weather.
In the beautiful kitchen a dishwasher is provided as well as a washing machine if needed. The cupboards are stocked with glassware, crockery and everything you'll need to rustle up a hearty dinner. Sitting beside the kitchen you'll find the charming dining area bathed in sunlight that streams in through the windows, it's a lovely spot for dining at any time of day.
Both bedrooms in this luxury cottage are on ground level and both come equipped with TVs. The generous master bedroom has a stunning queen-size bed; a heavenly place to wake up each morning. In the corner of this room you'll find a fabulous copper bath just calling out for long candlelit soaks. The second bedroom is equally charming, with its country-chic style. The house bathroom is on ground level, a show-stopping wet room with an enormous walk-in shower and copper sink. There is an additional mezzanine floor in the cottage which houses a daybed, TV and PS3, the perfect escape for teens and adults alike.
There is much to enjoy outside this beautiful property as well as in. French doors from the lounge lead directly out to a lovely landscaped patio of stone and gravel set beside a horses' paddock. Outdoor furniture and a BBQ are provided so you can enjoy a balmy evening dining alfresco with only the horses next door to keep you company. The gorgeous setting provides uninterrupted views of the glorious Yorkshire countryside.
Please note, because the grounds of this property include a duck pond the owners welcome children over the age of 8 and babes-in-arms only. The property is accessed via a gravel path.