Holiday home Ground Floor
The cottage has lots of character with open beams and a wonderful atmosphere. There is a stone flagged entrance porch which leads to an open plan living area, so everyone can be together whilst cook prepares meals! To the right is an elegant drawing room with wooden floors, oriental rugs, an open fire - perfect for cosy evenings - TV/DVD, lovely artwork on the walls and a collection of books. It also boasts a 'witching post' - folklore says it protects a property from passing witches! - and guests can have their names carved by the owner, on request - what a wonderful and permanent way to remember holiday memories and in turn be remembered.
To the left is the kitchen, with dining area, a charming place to enjoy meals together. The kitchen has granite work surfaces, a Rayburn cooker, an electric cooker, a Belfast sink, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine/dryer.
To the first floor are two lovely bedrooms - a double with a brass bed, which has a stylish en-suite shower room with shower, WC and hand wash basin, plus a twin bedroom, which also has an en-suite shower room, with a shower, WC and hand wash basin. Both have views over the picturesque village green.
To the second floor is a demi-landing with two comfortable armchairs, a table and books - perfect to sit and enjoy a quiet read. There is a lovely third double bedroom and this floor also has a fun children's bunk bedroom. A fabulous house bathroom has the original stone walls, beams, a wonderful large free-standing bath, WC and hand wash basin - light the candles, sink down and relax!
At the rear is a good size gravelled garden and terrace which is edged with hedges and lovely trees shrubs. There is a large table tennis - always fun for inter-generation matches! Plus, a BBQ and a large stone table with chairs to sit and enjoy meals, a morning cup of tea in the sunshine or to relax in the evening over drinks to discuss the day's activities.
Area The ancient fishing port of Whitby lies at the mouth of the River Esk and is ideally situated for exploring this beautiful part of Yorkshire, with its superb coastline and close proximity to the spectacular North York Moors. Whitby is a charming and atmospheric town of winding streets and hidden alleys, with a picturesque harbour, safe sandy beaches and of course the Abbey, reached by the famous 199 steps.
Amenities Rayburn cooker, electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher,TV, DVD, WiFi, selection of books.
Bed linens and towels inc. in rent.
Cot and highchair available on request.
Gravelled garden with hedges, trees and shrubs, a terrace with furniture and BBQ, plus table tennis.
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