A spectacular 4 bedroom house set back from the road, Lonsdale House in Ampleforth village nestles on the edge of the Howardian Hills and the North York Moors, just a stone's throw from York, Castle Howard and Helmsley. The extensive garden offers ample sunny and shaded space. The house is ideal for large family groups and perfect for touring, only a 5 minute drive from Helmsley. Ampleforth College is also nearby, and a host of outdoor activities are available locally including walking, golf and the newly opened cycle trails around North York Moors National Park Centre Sutton Bank.
Ground floor living space includes a large entrance hall and spacious sitting room with a cosy woodburner and French windows leading out to terraces and the garden. The sitting room with cosy woodburning stove has a large 41" LCD TV with Freeview, a DVD and CD player and a DAB radio with an iPod dock. A further snug with TV and DVD is also available.
The fully fitted modern kitchen features a ceramic hob, a combi oven and grill, a combi microwave oven, a fridge/ freezer, dishwasher, slow cooker, washing machine and tumble dryer plus an extra microwave in the utility room.
First floor bedrooms include a double bedroom with en-suite containing a power shower and wc. A second double bedroom has zip and link beds which can be two singles on request. A third bedroom is another double and bedroom 4 is a cosy single. A main bathroom is fully equipped with a bath, wc and a separate power shower.
The garden is equipped with outdoor furniture and a BBQ.
WiFi internet access and a landline telephone (incoming calls only) is included. Two travel cots and highchairs are available on request.
Guests please note, a seasonal pond is in the garden. Internet access is available for leisure purposes only, strictly not for business use. Speed and service of the internet may depend on the package offered by the owner.
The house also has a bike rack for four bikes.
Babes in Arms are welcome (cots available), however no children under 5 years please. Short breaks are available off peak.