St. Helena Cottage

Danby Dale near Castleton, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 1712)

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This property is a traditional, stone-built Yorkshire cottage which offers sleeping accommodation for groups of up to four people.

Organised in an 'upside-down' fashion, the bedrooms are on the ground floor, whilst the living accommodation is upstairs, benefiting from spectacular views over the surrounding countryside.

For the summer months there is a walled garden to the rear of the property, allowing you to sit and enjoy a glass of wine as the sun goes down.

In the winter, you can still watch the sunset from the sitting room, warmed by the gas central heating and the flame-effect fire.

Accommodation

Two ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. First floor bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. First floor fitted kitchen with dining area. First floor sitting room with flame-effect fire.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating with flame-effect fire in sitting room
  • Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with FreeSat, video, DVD, stereo/CD player, WiFi
  • All fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Abundant off road parking
  • Enclosed lawned garden to rear with garden furniture and BBQ
  • Up to two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2.5 miles, pub 2 miles
  • Note: The cottage enjoys a filtered, natural spring water supply.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

CASTLETON

Guisborough 9 miles; Pickering 19 miles; Whitby 18 miles.

The North York Moors National Park covers 554 square miles, with landscape ranging from heather-clad moorland and deep secluded dales, to the cliffs and coves of the magnificent coastline making it a haven for walkers.

Set in the breathtaking and beautiful location of the Upper Esk Valley in the North Yorkshire Moors, Castleton is the main village in the area and a centre for walking, bird watching, shooting and many other pursuits. There is a bowling green adjacent to the Downe Arms public house (which is dog and walker friendly and has won accolades for its real ales) and a cricket pitch and children's play area close to the River Esk. There are many footpaths and bridle ways - all providing superb views of the surrounding countryside. Castleton is a short walk from the North York Moors Danby Visitors centre from where a number of walks start and local arts and crafts events held. Castleton is a thriving community which has ample provision for visitors and boasts, several shops, public houses, tea rooms, a post office, garage and a bank. The North Yorkshire Moors National Park Centre is also nearby and it has a train station on the Middlesbrough to Whitby line.