Thursday 11 August 2022

Old Oak Cottages, Little Thirkleby, Thirsk, North Yorkshire (Sleeps 1-7)

Old Oak Cottages are situated in a delightful rural location on the edge of the North York Moors, boasting spectacular views across the unspoilt countryside towards the White Horse of Kilburn. This wonderful cluster of 8 cottages has been beautifully converted from barns, stables and an old potato store.

Beaver, Fox, Owl, Squirrel, Mouse and Wren cottages are attractively arranged around a large landscaped courtyard. Pheasant and Badger are separated from the courtyard by gardens and hedging. Each cottage offers the highest standards of comfort and design. There is exclusive use for our cottage guests of our superb indoor heated pool, spa bath and sauna together with an all-weather tennis court. This haven of relaxation is surrounded by the owner's 400 acres of well-kept farmland, walks and a duck pond. Children can enjoy the climbing frame, swings, slide, football net, play fort and 14' trampoline in the large fenced play/picnic field. For cottage descriptions and availability please visit our website.

Excellent country pubs and restaurants can be found within 2 miles and just 4 miles away is the pretty market town of Thirsk, host to the James Herriot Museum and Visitor Attraction situated in Kirkgate, you can step back in time to the days when this was not only home to Alf Wight, Thirsk's own author and vet, but a working veterinary practice. Thirsk also offers a good selection of shops, inns, tea rooms and quality takeaway restaurants. This is a wonderful walking country - footpaths from the cottages lead to local villages and to the famous White Horse of Kilburn a well-known landmark carved out of chalk in a hillside near the picturesque village of Kilburn.

The cottages are ideally situated for visiting the North York Moors, Dales and Coast and the famous historic walled city of York. Within a short drive, you will discover a wealth of places to visit, suitable for all ages and tastes.

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