Pound Cottage is a brick built detached bungalow in spacious grounds on the owner's ten acre farm just outside the pretty village of Riccall, ten miles from York. The cottage has two twin bedrooms and one king size double with an ensuite shower room and a family bathroom making it suitable for six people. The cottage also contains a fitted kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with an electric fire. Outside the cottage is a patio with garden furniture and a shared 1 acre grassed area, as well as off road parking for three cars. Being ideally situated for exploring York and the surrounding areas, Pound Cottage is a wonderful cottage for a family holiday.
All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twin beds by prior arrangement) with en-suite wet room shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with electric fire.
Gas central heating with electric fire in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dryer in shared laundry, dishwasher, TV, DVD, CD/radio, books/games. Electricity inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Patio with furniture, shared 1-acre grassed area. Two well-behaved dogs welcome at £15 pppw, assistance dogs FOC. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 15 mins walk. Note: Invacare mobile hoist available on request and at additional charge by arrangement with owner.
The village of Riccall lies 10 miles south of York and has a range of amenities including two pubs, shops, a post office and a regular bus service to York and Selby. Ideal for children, Riccall has its own park which includes excellent play facilities and even a large purpose-built skateboard ramp. The village is also on a Sustrans Route, allowing visitors to cycle easily and safely to York or Selby along the original rail track. Locally, a 1000-acre nature reserve dominates the landscape, Skipwith Common, and is ideal for keen birdwatchers. Explore York's quaint streets and hidden corners or take an excursion further afield - the Yorkshire Dales, Yorkshire Moors or the coastal resorts of Scarborough, Bridlington, Whitby and Filey are all within easy reach.
The North York Moors National Park covers 554square 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.