Monday 14 February 2022

The Old Post Office, Thorpe Bassett, Malton, North Yorkshire (Sleeps 1-4)

The Old Post Office offers charming self catering accommodation in the quaint village of Thorpe Bassett. This wonderful building dates back to the turn of the century and is surrounded by some of the UK’s most beautiful countryside. It is within easy reach of Malton, York, Scarborough and the North York Moors.

This 5-Star cottage is perfect for a tranquil and relaxing break in a rural setting. The cottage sleeps up to 4 people and great for families, with a large children’s playhouse next to the cottage by a lawned played area.

The ground level cottage has been tastefully converted to blend period features with modern touches. Throughout the property, the colour scheme is cream and light floral patterns with touches of natural wood. You can unwind in the spacious lounge/diner which comes with a toasty open fire and Bose sound system. Rustle up some delicious meals in the fully-equipped kitchen which includes a coffee pod machine, washing machine and dryer.

Two lovely bedrooms are available. The main double room boasts stunning views over the Wolds and comes with a fabulous wrought iron bed. A second bedroom has a twin bed. Both rooms included bed linen. A modern bathroom comes with a brand new double jacuzzi bath.

Outside there is a lawned garden area with garden furniture and a BBQ for al fresco dining.

The cottage is in a great position for visiting a range of famous attractions in the area, including Castle Howard, Eden Camp, Flamingoland and the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. You can catch the train to nearby Pickering and savour the fabulous views on the way. The popular coastal town of Whitby is accessible by car and home to a scenic harbour, lovely pubs, good restaurants and a world-famous Abbey.

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