This elegant, Georgian house can sleep two people in a choice of either a kingsize
double or a twin room and also has a south-facing garden with a summer house â ideal for relaxing on summer evenings. This lovely stone built Georgian house is situated in the market town of Kirkbymoorside, a mere six miles from Pickering. Situated at the top end of historic Castlegate, the property is full of beautiful original features that give it a welcoming feel. Cast iron fireplaces and wide bay windows lend an air of period charm to this lovely cottage, whilst the sitting room, with its wood-burning stove, gives the place a cosy atmosphere.... The property is well served by local amenities, as well as being close to the historic Roman city of York.
Amenities: Gas central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD player, WiFi. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Beautiful south-facing garden with garden furniture. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shops & pub 3 mins walk. Note: This property does not accept guests under the age of 18. Note: This property accepts a maximum of 2 people.
Region: 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.
Town: On the edge of the North York Moors National Park between the towns of Helmsley and Pickering lies the attractive old market town of Kirkbymoorside. This wonderfully quaint place provides reams of old world charm in the period architecture as well as the many shops, tea-rooms, pubs and restaurants. A near by 18-hole golf course caters to enthusiasts whilst the National Park provides excellent walking and magnificent scenery. The picturesque villages of Hutton le Hole and Lastingham are also worth a visit whilst nearby Pickering provides the base of the North York Moors Steam Railway â one of the essential days out for all visitors to the area whether you're a train enthusiast or not. Both the cathedral town of York and the Yorkshire Coast are within driving distance, offering the attractions of both urban areas and seaside resorts.
park house warm and welcoming clean and cosy handy to village, lovely garden'Very well presented only snag did not like having to pay £6 to hire towels I think they should have been included in price of rental
MR A EVA
A WARM WELCOME TO A LOVELY HOMELY COTTAGE
Left on 12/22/2009 for a stay in May 2009 | MR A EVA
On arriving at the cottage we were welcomed by the owner who had lit a lovely log fire and had baked fresh cakes.
The cottage was immaculate and had nice 'lived in'touches.This included full access to a weel presented garden.
The location is excellent for visiting the Moors and the Coast is only a short drive away.
The small town has excellent facilities with 4 or 5 options for those wishing to eat out,all within walking distance of the aaccom.
We liked the peaceful location and didn't dislike any of it.
North York Moors Idyll
Left on 12/21/2009 for a stay in May 2009 | Jackson
We had a warm welcome on arrival with freshly baked rolls and cakes on a tea tray waiting for us.
The accommodation was well situated to exploor the North York Moors and was well equipped to a high standard. It was furnished very well and it seemed that the owners had thought of providing everything to make our stay comfortable and enjoyable.
We enjoyed warm sunny weather which meant we were able to make use of the lovely garden for meals.
We have no hesitation in recommending this property.
highly recommended in every respect
Left on 12/18/2009 for a stay in July 2009 | satisfied customer
Warm welcome from owner and tea waiting. Lovely property and garden, comfortable beds and helpful but unobtrusive owners.
Good centre for exploring surrounding area and helpful information available in the property.
No complaints or deficiences so no suggestions for improvements.
Left on 12/18/2009 for a stay in October 2009 | SS
Our stay was fantastic and really really enjoyed. It was one of the best holidays we had in a long time. Lovely surroundings, perfect location and very nice owners.
As I mentioned in my last review, we would love to return but we are disappointed that the prices for 2010 have increased a lot. We don't mind a small increase in line with inflation but not 70 + pounds (can't remember now it has been a while since we last looked) so we were not impressed.
Having said that we will use sykes again if another suitable accommodation appears within appropriate dates.
Peter and Sylvia
Yorkshire in July
Left on 12/03/2009 for a stay in July 2009 | Peter and Sylvia
Park House is well equipped and comfortable. We were made most welcome by the owners and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The Plough at Fadmore and the Royal Oak at Gillamoor are recommended eating places.
WESTON SPLADING LINCOLNSHIRE
Left on 12/02/2009 for a stay in September 2009 | JAN BASHFORD
THE OWNERS WERE VERY WELCOMING AND THE HOLIDAY ACCOMODATION WAS THE BEST WE HAVE EVER HAD. EVERTHING WAS IN THE ACCOMODATION THAT WAS NEEDED AND THE OWNERS WERE VERY FRIENDLY AND INFORMATIVE OF PLACES TO VISIT. WONDERFUL LOCATION FOR EXPLORING THE AREA. AN ABSOLUTE GEM OF A DISCOVERY AND WE HAVE ALREADY BOOKED FOR 2010.
JAN & ALAN BASHFORD
Left on 12/02/2009 for a stay in November 2008 | Debbie
The home was lovely and welcoming, however a little cold until the central heating was put on. Lovely log burner until that happened though in the sitting room. A lovely place to relax and unwind in.
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