a two bedroomed barn conversion with many of the original features and with fantastic views over open countryside yet close to Ripon Masham Harrogate and York. A great base from which to explore The Yorkshire Dales and Moors. short breaks or full week free wi fi
. Large lounge / dining room with oak- beamed ceiling, large flat screen TV, with Freeview, DVD player, stereo with CD/cassette/radio Well equipped oak kitchen, dishwasher, kettle, microwave, fridge, halogen hob, electric fan oven & toaster. 2 bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin) with exposed beams, unique floor windows are the arch of the old barn doors. Bathroom with white suite, over-bath shower and shaver point. Double glazed and oil fired centrally heated, wireless enabled. Patio and garden to the rear, with views over the valley; courtyard for parking at the front, rear garden gate leading to open fields. Heating and electricity included in the rent - bedding, towels and welcome pack provided. Pets are welcome at £10 per pet per stay - no pets upstairs or on furniture please, stair gates are available
the whole farm for walking relaxing and enjoying we provide a map of the farm showing gates and stiles to offer a circular walk and to enjoy the beautiful views.
use of a washing machine and drying room
free wifi - fair use policy applies please- but enough to check your mail keep up top date on social media sites or check opening times and prices for the many places to visit in the area Yorkshire abounds with castles abbeys caves and waterfalls plus little martket towns and cute tea shops.
Interaction with Guests
we are only next door - so you have peace and quiet if you want it - but if you want to chat and ask questions about the farm, and the area, we are only too happy to help you and tell you some of our favourite locations . I have lived here all my life
its quiet but shops in the village only a mile away and a small town/shops within a ten minute drive. The views are beautiful at all times of year. Roads fairly quiet. plenty of footpaths and we have local maps. near Fountains Abbey and Studley water gardens which is the National Trusts most visited property . Beautiful moorland on Dallowgill and Hackfall woods. Ripon Cathedral Race course canal market square spa gardens and dont miss the Ripon hornblower who sets his watch at 9pm EVERY night on the square. You can follow him on (website hidden). A tradition never broken for hundreds of years.
Kirkby is a lovley village with small shops including a very good butchers. Galphay Inn a lovley village pub which serves good meals just a mile away.
very little public transport you really need a car. we offer safe dry storage for bikes. groceries can be delivered on line from tesco or asda.
nearest railway station Harrogate bus in Ripon (36)
parking is free right outside the door to the cottage large rear garden patio area and barbecue available
car hire from all UK airports
We expect the cottages to be left clean and tidy on departure. Respect is our only rule!
we do allow pets £10 extra per stay
no smoking inside the cottages but you may smoke in the garden - not anywhere near the farm sheds though please.
Great Cottage with a beautiful view of the surrounding area. The hosts were very friendly and helpful. We had a great time. It was a brilliant experience for the whole family, that got to see how a farm works.
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Catherine Raw and I run a small farm with my sons and also 5 self catering holiday cottages which are in converted barns on the farm which is on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales.