This cosy cottage for couples is perfectly placed for enjoying the beautiful walks and cycle trails of the Howardian Hills.
Situated in one of Yorkshire’s prettiest villages, with its impressive church and renowned country inn, School House Cottage stands adjacent to the village tearooms. Furnished with great care and attention to detail, the cottage offers a very comfortable and relaxing base from which to explore this picturesque area of Yorkshire. The spacious living room has a roaring wood burner, ideal for cosy evenings after a day out exploring and visitors can enjoy sole use of the tearoom gardens after 5pm. Guests can enjoy tasty snacks and home baking in the tearooms, and breakfasts and evening meals can be provided by arrangement.
Enjoy the picturesque landscape of the Howardian Hills along the numerous walking and cycling trails found from the doorstep. Visit the quaint market towns of Helmsley, Thirsk and Pickering and spend interesting days out at Castle Howard, Nunnington Hall and Newburgh Priory. Step aboard the steam train at Pickering, for a scenic trip through the North York Moors to the ancient fishing port of Whitby. Sample delicious Yorkshire produce in the abundance of fish and chip shops and traditional inns, and the Michelin star restaurant in Oldstead, just 3 miles from the cottage, is perfect for celebrating a special occasion. The ancient walled city of York is easily accessible, steeped in history and packed with attractions, whilst the seaside resorts of Scarborough, Whitby and Filey are within an hour’s drive. Shop 4 miles, pub serving food 300 yards, tearoom on-site.
Living room: With wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player and beams.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave and fridge/freezer.
Bedroom: With kingsize bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Laundry service available. Lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture (shared with tearooms, sole use after 5pm). Bike store. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
Property's garden isw shared with adjoining tearoom, which closes 5pm daily