Nestled in a quiet position in the peaceful village of Knayton, this charming stone-built, semi-detached cottage is just five miles from the market town of Thirsk. Formerly part of a larger Georgian house, this wonderful little cottage manages to seamlessly combine period features with practical, modern accommodation and has been furnished to a very high standard. The cottage comes with small, enclosed front and rear gardens - ideal for outdoor dining â€“ however, for activities such as ball games, the house is only a few yards from the traditional village green.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with adjoining dressing room. Bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Dining room. Spacious sitting room with woodburner. Small entrance hall.
Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, DVD, radio/CD player, iPod dock, library of books/games/DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack of fuel for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking for two cars on quiet road. Enclosed front and rear gardens with garden furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 5 miles, pub 1 min walk.
On a small hillside on the edge of the Vale of York, quietly nestling between the Hambleton Hills to the east and the Yorkshire Dales to the west, is the peaceful village of Knayton. This lovely village â€“ built around a traditional village green - boasts an excellent local pub and good walking and cycling opportunities through the beautiful surrounding countryside. The market town of Northallerton is just seven miles away and offers excellent shops as well as a weekly market. To the south, Thirsk is just five miles away and also boasts a market square and a maze of quaint alleyways, packed with cosy teashops and lovely little delicatessens. The cathedral cities of York and Ripon are within driving distance, and offer more cosmopolitan activities.
The North York Moors National Park covers 554 square miles, with landscape ranging from heather-clad moorland and deep secluded dales, to the cliffs and coves of the magnificent coastline making it a haven for walkers.