Situated in the middle of the Yorkshire Dales National park, Hill View is one of only 23 cottages that make up the entire village of Appersett, Hawes. Here you can hear the plaintive cry of the curlew, hens contentedly clucking as they range along the nearby Widdale Beck and in Spring, the sound of newborn lambs.
The cottage, run by its owners, is around one mile to the thriving market town of Hawes at the heart of the Yorkshire Dales with its excellent array of shops, tea-rooms, pubs & churches - and about 50-yards to some of the finest walks that the UK has to offer. The scenery is just stunning and in this comfortable holiday cotta...ge you'll find a home-from-home.
It's a delightful, well-appointed cottage with plenty of space for six to eight people in three bedrooms (one double with a king-size bed and two twins) and a double sofa bed in the lounge. There is a snug in addition to the sizeable lounge and a kitchen with space to mingle as a family.
We have good Internet access.
Our cottage is strictly non-smoking.
Sleeps 6 in three bedrooms (2 twins and 1 double) plus 2 on a bed settee. Well-behaved pets may be accepted if agreed on booking.
Our holiday cottage is furnished and decorated to a high standard throughout, with plenty of period charm and character coupled with modern luxuries. There are wooden floors in most rooms and the cottage has full central heating and a log-burning stove. As you would expect, we provide towels and bedlinen. Broadband Internet access is free.
The sizeable family lounge has satellite TV, a double sofa bed and two additional sofas. A great place to relax. You can look across to the river and you're quite likely to see Appersett's very own peacock and peahen.
The dining-kitchen is very spacious and exceptionally well appointed, with excellent self-catering facilities and table space for up to ten. It has a washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge and separate freezer, microwave, halogen hob and electric oven.
There is also a wonderful little snug that seats four around a wood-burning stove (and a small television/DVD player) with an under-stairs wooden chest for board games. We have a pretty good selection of books, games and jigsaws for all ages.
There is a downstairs WC.
We have a master bedroom with a king-sized double bed, dressing table and fitted wardrobes and lovely views over the hills to the west.
There are two twin-bedded rooms - one with a chest of drawers and small wardrobe and the other with a large built-in wardrobe with shelving. There is plenty of space for a cot in this room if required. The large, modern bathroom has an over-bath shower as well as the usual facilities.
All the rooms are all beautifully presented.
Outside the cottage at the front is a small south-facing terrace garden with garden furniture and BBQ. Behind the cottage is another small garden/sitting area with magnificent views over the Dales. Parking is available by the side and front of the cottage and across the road.Read more
Yorkshire Dales Holiday Cottage near Hawes Hawes, North Yorkshire, England
Additional Location Information
Our cottage is set almost exactly in the middle of the Yorkshire Dales national park and has all the benefits that that confers. Some of the best walks in the UK are right on the doorstep and the scenery is just astounding!
Interesting Nearbby Places
The Artbar Gallery is 50 yards up the road and features some magnificent original paintings of the area around our cottage. Moira Metcalfe has an interesting and distinctive style that brings vitality to her paintings. You can drop in for tea or coffee over the weekend in her tea-room. Moira also runs training courses during the week - see her website for details - and we can often offer accommodation to suit.
Hardraw Force - about half a mile away. Home of England`s largest single drop waterfall, has a reputed 100 foot drop and is set within the grounds of the historic Green Dragon Inn.
The Wensleydale Creamery, about a mile away in Hawes, has been handcrafting cheese for over 100 years and their expertise is recognised all over the world.
The Forbidden Corner is a unique labyrinth of Tunnels, Chambers, Follies and surprises created in a four acre garden in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.
Hawes Ropemakers: Thomas Wharton (1778-1852) was a ropemaker in Hawes when the first national census was taken in 1841. A century ago, most towns and villages had a ropemaker, just as they had a local cobbler and blacksmith. Here in Hawes the ropemaker’s products were used by farmers; near the coast sailors and fishermen used ropes. Nowadays Outhwaite’s products go to more than 20 countries!
The Little Chocolate Shop in Leyburn invites you to watch skilled local craftswomen making delicious hand made chocolates at their working factor.
White Scar Caves is a network of caves under Ingleborough Hill in the Chapel-le-Dale valley of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Discovered in August, 1923 by two amateur geologists, Christopher Long and J.H. Churchill, it contains the Battlefield Cavern, one of the largest known cave chambers in Great Britain, at 90 metres (300 ft) long. It is open as a show cave, the entrance being from the Ribblehead to Ingleton road on the west of Ingleborough.
White Scar Caves is now open to the public, and runs tours throughout the year. The caves' facilities include a shop and café, ensuring you can share the passion of what is a phenomenal cave
Location Type Away from it all, Rural, Village
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