Situated in the grounds of the owners’ home, detached Oakleigh Cottage overlooks a beautiful wildlife pond. The property has been lovingly furnished to a high standard to provide luxury holiday accommodation on the edge of a delightful village close to York, 12 miles. The splendid kitchen/dining room has a striking, high gloss, tiled floor, large range cooker and leads through to a lovely oak-floored living room, with a delightful wood-burning stove. There are three charming bedrooms, one with a contemporary en-suite shower room and the house bathroom has a fabulous, freestanding claw-foot bath and additional shower, truly excellent facilities for couples, friends and families. Country inns can be found both in the village of Alne and neighbouring Aldwark, and an award-winning village store in Tollerton, 3 miles, as well as a wide range of amenities in the bustling market town of Easingwold. Visit Beningbrough Hall and Fountains Abbey, enjoy family fun at Lightwater Valley and Flamingo Land and explore Mother Shipton’s cave in Knaresborough. The ancient walled city of York is easily accessed using the Park ’n’ Ride and appeals to all ages, with its abundance of world-renowned attractions including the iconic minster and the Castle Museum. There are art galleries and theatres, festivals and street entertainers and an amazing variety of shops, restaurants and traditional tea rooms. The North Yorks Moors, with the famous steam train and the miles of sandy beaches at the seaside resorts of Scarborough, Whitby and Filey, offer excellent days out. There is both fishing and golf close by and horseracing at Thirsk, Ripon and York. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
Living room with wood-burning stove and oak floor. Well-equipped kitchen/dining room with electric range (for cooking) and tiled floor. Double bedroom with kingsize bed and en-suite shower room with toilet. Separate toilet. First floor: Two bedrooms: one double, one twin. Bathroom with freestanding claw-foot bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
- Wood-burning stove - initial fuel inc, thereafter avail locally
- Elec, full oil CH, bed linen and towels inc
- Freeview TV
- iPod dock
- Electric range
- Small lawned garden with furniture
- Parking (for 3 cars)
- Welcome pack
- No smoking
- NB: There is a fenced pond 12 yards and railway line 55 yards