Tuesday 25 June 2024

Surprise View Cottages, Gillamoor, Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire

Surprise View Cottages, Gillamoor, Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire

Surprise View Cottages, on a farm just outside Gillamoor near Kirkbymoorside, offer a serene getaway in the heart of North Yorkshire's stunning Moors. These self-catering holiday homes are designed to provide a true home-away-from-home experience, ideal for those seeking a relaxing break amidst picturesque surroundings.

Each cottage features a south-facing stone paved patio area, perfect for enjoying the breathtaking views. Flower troughs line the millrace, complemented by garden furniture amidst fields dotted with grazing sheep, creating a tranquil setting for guests to unwind.

The cottages themselves are meticulously appointed:

**Surprise View Cottage**:
This charming abode welcomes guests with an entrance leading to two bedrooms—a double and a twin—both equipped with vanity units, drawers, and fitted wardrobes. The bathroom offers a bath suite with a toilet, washbasin, and shower over the bath. An internal staircase leads to the first floor boasting a high-beamed lounge with a log burning stove, a spacious fitted kitchen, and a dining area. The ambiance is enhanced by fitted carpets and inviting furnishings, ensuring a comfortable stay.

**Field Barn Cottage**:
Awarded with a Gold Award for its character, this cottage exudes charm throughout. The ground floor features oak flooring in the hallway and kitchen/dining room, accentuated by rustic beams. The lounge offers stone walls and a flame electric stove, with French windows offering panoramic views of Farndale valley and woods. The well-fitted kitchen and dining room, complete with arrow windows and French doors to another patio area, provide splendid views of the farmstead and North York Moors moorland edge. Upstairs, two bedrooms—a double and a twin—boast fitted vanity units, drawers, wardrobes, and scenic countryside views. The bathroom includes a bath suite, washbasin, toilet, and shower over the bath, with ample fluffy towels and coordinated bed linen.

Situated on the edge of the North York Moors, the cottages are a haven for walkers and cyclists, with immediate access to fields, tracks, woods, and a network of public footpaths, including the renowned link walk. The nearby village of Hutton-le-Hole, just a mile away, offers the Ryedale Folk Museum, adding cultural richness to the area.

Despite its rural setting, the cottages are centrally located for exploring Yorkshire's attractions, including historic abbeys, churches, and castles, along with renowned destinations like Castle Howard, the North York Moors Railway, and Flamingoland—all within 25 miles of Surprise View Cottages.

Whether you seek a peaceful countryside escape or an active outdoor adventure, Surprise View Cottages promise a memorable stay in one of England's most picturesque regions.

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