Nestling in the beautiful countryside of the North York Moors, this lovely single storey property makes an ideal holiday home for a couple with a pair of dogs looking for a quiet spot to relax and explore. Close to the picturesque towns of Helmsley (5.5 miles), Thirsk (10 miles) and Pickering (18 miles), the cottage lies in a peaceful location near a host of dog-friendly attractions. There are outdoor kennels available at the property, and the owner can arrange a dog-sitting service for you.
A charming split-level cottage, this comfortable property features a cosy lounge/diner where you can relax, snuggle up and watch a movie or read a book, and enjoy a meal while preparing for the next day’s adventure. From the lounge, patio doors lead outside where there’s a raised patio with a BBQ in an enclosed courtyard. Here you can dine alfresco and enjoy an evening glass of wine. There is also a communal area with picnic tables.
A wonderful base from which to explore the dramatic landscapes of the North York Moors, the cottage is ideal for visiting Sutton Bank (4 miles), Bransdale (20 miles) and the nature reserve at Bridestone, Crosscliff and Blakey Topping (26.5 miles). Dogs will also love exploring the Howardian Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (14 miles) and are welcome at attractions including the Ryedale Folk Museum (14.5 miles) and Flamingo Land (20 miles), as well as the gardens at Castle Howard (18 miles), Duncombe Park (6 miles) and Rievaulx Terrace (3.5 miles). There are several dog-friendly English Heritage and National Trust sites including Rievaulx Abbey (3 miles), Byland Abbey (9 miles), and Helmsley Castle (5 miles). You can also take dogs for a trip on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway steam trains which run from Pickering to Whitby.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.