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Quaint cottage in village location

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Cottage in a rural village, Sleeps 3 Visit England grade three star Gold

We offer short breaks please ask for a quote.Accommodating three guests, the cottage has one double and one single bedroom and an attractive wood panelled family bathroom with bath, hand basin and wc. The kitchen is fully fitted with a washing machine, fridge/ freezer, electric oven, hob and microwave, plus unique features including reclaimed pine cupboards, beamed ceiling and a Belfast sink. Modern entertainment facilities in the lounge include Freeview TV, a DVD player, radio and a range of books, games and DVDs. To the exterior, there is an enclosed lawn garden with seating, a bike shed, off road parking for one car and further roadside parking.

Property Manager
David or Helena Ellis
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 August, 2018

About David or Helena Ellis

Farming in this wonderful Yorkshire country side all our lives ,our guests are sure of a Yorkshire welcome. We deal directly with guests and always willing to answer any questions prior to booking.

David or Helena Ellis purchased this cottage in 2012

Why David or Helena Ellis chose Sancton

The name Marmaduke was chosen as Lord Marmaduke Langdale owned the land in Charles I reign ,he was a famous General for Charles I and is buried in the village church and to escape the roundheads he rode out of Sancton on a cow dressed as a milk maid so it seemed a fitting name been cattle farmers ourselves..

The Wolds Way is a short distance from the cottage and the area has many walks and Nature Sites.As a member of the Puffin Trail Yorkshire Wildlife we offer maps and details of places to visit.

What makes this cottage unique

This delightful old cottage is welcoming ,warm and enhanced by its many original features.With its oak beams and quarry tiled floors to the open cast fireplace a true country cottage ,its character Yorkshire slash windows and cottage garden welcome its guests .


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Sancton in England

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Strict policy on dogs,owners own terms conditions must be signed.
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Garden
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking


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(1 traveller review)

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Quaint cottage in village location
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews

very friendly helpful welcome and characterful cottage in great location

  • 4 of 5

looking forward to another stay soon

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review,and that you enjoyed your stay at Marmaduke.We would be pleased to see you again.
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Nearest Airport
27.9 Miles
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Nearest Train
19.7 Miles
Nearest Beach
31 Miles
Car: recommended

A charming Yorkshire inn is just 500 yards from the cottage and amenities including shops and tea rooms are just 2 miles away in Market Weighton. The perfect gateway into the Yorkshire Wolds and onto the beautiful East Riding coast, Marmaduke Cottage is within a 35 minute drive of York and Hull - perfect for year round romantic breaks.

Situated midway between Hull and York, and perfect for exploring the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds, Marmaduke Cottage is a Grade II Listed property set just a couple of miles from Market Weighton. This delightful cottage has been sympathetically restored and retains charming original features including exposed beams, a quarry stone kitchen floor and a multi-fuel range fire in the lounge. Furnished in a country style, the cottage offers two bedrooms, an enclosed lawn garden, parking and family friendly facilities. We are ideal for walkers and cyclists with a choice of scenic trails nearby including the Wolds Way National Trail.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Our own terms and conditions and booking form will be required to be signed for insurance purposes.
Check-in time is 3 pm, check-out no later than 10.00 am

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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