Quality in Tourism 4* Gold award. Delightful self catering cottage in Richmond, North Yorkshire. Circa 18th century, this beautiful accommodation sits on the edge of the historic market town of Richmond. Views across town to the Norman castle and just a few minutes walk from the market place. A wildflower meadow behind the cottage is grazed by sheep and lambs in the spring. Garden Cottage has an enviable position in both town and country!
The cottage has been beautifully restored and decorated by ourselves. An ideal place to stay for a Yorkshire Dales holiday or short break.
The kitchen and lounge face south over the garden. Kitchen appliances include electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. (There is a freezer in the external store which is shared by the owner).
The lounge/dining room has French windows to the private garden and is equipped with a flat screen, digital television and DVD player, sofas, dining table, games, jigsaws and books.
The Garden Cottage passageway corridor has room for boots and coats, pushchairs and paraphenalia!
Sleeping 6 in 3 bedrooms comprising: a master double with en-suite bathroom, a second double and a twin room, all of which have new beds and mattresses. The beds have snuggly duvets and Egyptian cotton bedlinen, which is included in the rental price, as are fluffy white towels and bathmats. The first floor bathroom is adjacent to the bedrooms and has bath and separate shower. There is a third wc and washbasin downstairs.
A covered stone flagged passage leads out to the private lawned garden, where flowers, roses, herbs, and apple trees grow. Just the place to chat over supper after a day's sightseeing, relax with a drink and a book under the weeping willow or take a leisurely lunch al fresco.
Parking for 2 cars.
White cotton bedlinen, fluffy white towels and bathmats, electricity and gas are all included in the rental price. Washing machine room. Freezer room (shared with owner)
We would be happy to share some of our garden crops with guests.
Weekly arrival day is a Friday. Shorter breaks are normally available on request within a calendar week, which runs from Friday - Thursday. Please contact directly for further details.
"Had a lovely family holiday in Garden Cottage - so very comfortable and cosy. Hope to be back. Many thanks for putting out the lovely flowers - very welcoming." Couple from Beverley, May 2013.
"Fantastic place! Visited for a family wedding in the Georgian Theatre - very beautiful. Visited family and really enjoyed the scenery, the garden and the cottage". Thank you."
"It's been lovely and peaceful for reunion and it's a very beautiful cottage and area, thank you!" Family get-together, Southend, London and Lancaster, May 2013.
Just some of the many positive comments we receive from our guests - see more reviews on our website..
As guests at our cottage you have access to an abundance of beautiful scenery, fabulous walks and cycle routes, historic attractions and charming market towns. Richmond has a fine selection of shops, restaurants and cafes.
Garden Cottage is on the west side of Richmond just off the A6108 road from Richmond to Reeth. Richmond is about 5 miles from Scotch Corner and the A1 and A66.