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Large open plan cottage in conservation village just outside York

Bedrooms 6
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

5 +l bedroom cottage sleeps 12+2 conservatory, large landscaped garden nr York

Garden Cottage, Appleton Roebuck, York, adjoining The Old Vicarage sleeping 12 plus 2 persons in 6 bedrooms. Main entrance hall with ample coat & boot storage, access to laundry facilities. Stairs to 1st floor 2 roomed bedroom, 1 room with King size bed & 1 room with a double & Single bed Large built in wardrobe & exposed beams. Downstairs entrance hall leads to Bathroom, powershower, wash basin & wc. Hallway leading to large open plan farmhouse style kitchen & sitting room with underfloor heating, gas/electric range and large oak dining table. Cosy cottage style sitting area with wood brning stove. Conservatory leads off the kitchen accessing patio & large private, secure, landscaped garden. Hallway leading off sitting area to 3 ground floor bedrooms comprising of 1 double room (king size bed), 1 double room & 1 twin room (use as family room or close adjoining bi-fold doors for separate double and 1 twin). 2nd Bathroom with bath, powershower, basin & wc. Indoor games room or double bedroom with childs pool & adult size football table, ideal for play area with garden access, 1 double bed. Outdoor full size table tennis table.


New listing for 2010: New listing for 2010

More Details

Elaine Rawson
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018

What makes this cottage unique

Excellent property for large gatherings for that special occasion. Suitable for multi family or just friends getting together. Easy access to York City Centre and numerous local attractions. Huge private secure garden for BBQs & Games.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in York in Appleton Roebuck

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Max. adults: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , basin
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , basin
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 roomed upstairs bedroom holds extra roll away bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , upstairs with bedroom 1
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , seperate double or open family room with bedroom 4
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Adjoining doors to bedroom 3
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , room for cot or extra roll away single bed
    Bedroom 6/Games Room - 1 Double Bed , Bedroom 6/Games Room
  • Bedroom 1 & 2 are located upstairs. A king size bedroom, with an adjoining triple bedroom. (Double and single beds). Bedroom 3 and 4 can be used as a family room or 2 separate rooms separated with bi-fold doors. Bedroom 5 can hold a cot or single roll away bed. Games rooms holds an extra double bed. 1 roll-away beds available on request
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
32 ' Flat screen tv with freeview. Extra tv / dvd in games room. Large secure private garden with wooden childrens play house.


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Large open plan cottage in conservation village just outside York
average rating of 4.821429 based on 28 reviews

Lovely weekend

  • 4 of 5

Lovely house, Really good space for large groups of friends/family. Huge safe garden for children to play in. House does need some TLC though.

Really enjoyed our weekend tho and would recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback and future recommendation. We are very happy you all enjoyed your stay at the cottage. We constantly work hard to maintain our standards for all to enjoy the house. After our conversation, the BBQ area issue has now been resolved. Kind regards.
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Gorgeous house with fabulous garden

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family holiday at this beautiful house, the rooms were all very spacious, perfect for a large group and we spent most of our time in the fantastic garden. Our only request would be an upgrade on all the sporting equipment which was all pretty unuseable , a shame when the space is so perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind comments for our holiday home. We are pleased you all enjoyed your week. Unfortunately we did not see the broken rackets previous guests left behind in the house! They have now been replaced, along with new table tennis equipment for the outdoor table. We hope you visit again in the future. Kind regards
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the Cottage for my sisters hen do and it was the perfect venue. Great communal space with room for all 12 round the table. Comfortable and clean. Would thoroughly recommend. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

11 of us experienced the delights of Garden was so beautiful.Elaine's communications and instructions were faultless and the property was immaculate.We used taxis to go to york and they varied between 16 to 21 pounds each way.Very reasonable per person.Garden cottage itself was large and spacious with the comfiest beds i've slept in so far.I cannot thank elaine enough for such a pleasant stay and if you are planning to stay around york then you will not find a a more beautiful house to live in.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Celebrating my husband`s 70th Birthday with family we had a lovely time staying at Garden Cottage.The cottage is well equipped with every thing you need for any age and furnished to an excellent standard.we had a lovely meal at The Roebuck inn within a short walking distance. We would love to return for another stay We have happy memories of a family celebration.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect cottage for a group gathering

  • 4 of 5

What a lovely, warm and welcoming cottage. The space was perfect for two families including 5 young children. They absolutely loved the large garden while we enjoyed the log burning stove. It had a well equipped kitchen and the ultimate in power showers!

A perfect location for day trips. We visited Lotherton Hall, York and went cycling and for a pub lunch On the Transpenine Trail.

I reckon we will visit again!

The Thornleys

  • Review Submitted: 27-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
Roebuck Inn
Nearest Ferry
47 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Pike Hills
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
750 Metres
Shoulder of Mutton
Nearest Beach
48 Miles
Car: recommended

Garden Cottage is a unique, charming cottage adjoining The Old Vicarage, a beautiful early Victorian house situated in the small conservation village of Appleton Roebuck, just a short distance from the historic walled City of York. Ideal for reunions or multi family holidays this characterful spacious cottage offers a high standard of accommodation for 12 plus 2 persons in 6 bedrooms. The cottage offers a conservatory overlooking a large private, landscaped garden with patio, BBQ & seating for 12. Inside enjoy a farmhouse style open plan kitchen & sitting room with a wood burning stove. Bedrooms are located on both ground floor and first floor. The village offers a restaurant style pub and an Inn, both a short walk from the cottage. Shops, supermarkets , The City of York & York Race Course are a few miles away. Along with the famous Minster, York offers the best museums in the county & is a shopper's paradise. With 2 theatres, numerous restaurants & golf courses, Garden cottage is an ideal holiday location.

Other Activities: Scuba dive club in the Village with tank


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £25

Please contact owner for confirmation of exact low, medium and high season quote and CANCELLATION REFUND POLICY
Garden Cottage Booking Form, Terms and Conditions with Cancellation refund information is supplied by the owner.
Additional information also available on garden cottage York, owner website.
Changeover days: Friday and Monday.
Weekend breaks:- Friday -Sunday/ Monday.
Weekend Break prices are for 2 or 3 nights. ( 2 night weekend stays check out anytime Sunday)
Weekly stays:- Friday - Friday.
Mid Week Short Breaks:- Monday - Friday. (4 nights).
There is a seasonal heating supplement of £35 Short breaks £50 weekly Sept. - May. (Logs and under floor heating).
Do not hesitate to get in touch on 07875659520 if you wish to speak personally to owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.