ID: S4549

  • Bedrooms 4
  • ・ Sleeps 10
  • ・ Pets No

About this property

This outstanding stone-built, barn conversion sits in a secluded and unspoilt countryside location just three minutes' walk from the ever-popular Wensleydale town of Middleham. Set amongst beautiful Dales countryside, this Middleham cottage provides ideal accommodation for families and groups of friends to get away from it all and enjoy country living at its finest. Fully renovated, the current owners have developed this Middleham cottage to a very good standard, with modern styling and comfort throughout, and yet retaining much of the character and charm of the original dwelling. Individually styled and furnished, the accommodation is mainly based on the first floor to take advantage of the views across the garden to the fields and woodland. The open plan living area on the first floor features a spacious farmhouse-style kitchen with a central island, a lovely sitting area and a dining area in the adjoining conservatory, meaning this Middleham cottage offers plenty of space to relax and unwind, and is wonderful for getting together and spending quality time in each other’s company. And with the main sitting room boasting a cosy woodburner, there’s a comfortable welcome guaranteed. Exuding style and character throughout, there are four spacious bedrooms, all providing en-suite facilities and excellent flexible sleeping arrangements with judicious use of zip/link beds, to cater for a variety of parties. Spacious and bright, this is a first-class holiday home in a wonderful location, providing families and friends with the ideal base to explore this wonderful area. Outside, there is a two-tier garden providing an ideal location for sitting out, opening a bottle and enjoying the evening sunshine after a long day walking. The amenities of Middleham are on your doorstep and include excellent old pubs and local restaurants, as well as a well-stocked general store and the castle next door. Superb walking can be enjoyed locally by those after a more active break, and the market towns of Richmond, Leyburn and Hawes are all within easy reach, great for guests who like discovering individual and unique gift shops. For those looking for a luxurious holiday with friends or family, this outstanding, Middleham cottage will be sure to impress. Note: This cottage is next to Ref. 905077, together they sleep 14.

The attractive Wensleydale town of Middleham is renowned for its history and race horses. Much of the history is bound up with its Norman castle, which dates from 1190 and has a castle keep second in size only to the Tower of London.


Four bedrooms with TV: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC.

First floor open plan living area with kitchen, sitting area (seats 5) and conservatory dining area (seats 8).


First floor sitting room (seats 7) with woodburner.

Ground floor sitting room (seats 4) with two sofa beds.

Oil central heating with woodburner.

Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 6 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and games.

Fuel and power included in rent.

Logs only included in rent for stove from start of October to end of March.

Bed linen and towels included in rent.

Cot and highchair on request.

Off road parking for 4 cars.

Spacious gardens and patio with furniture.

Sorry, no pets and no smoking.

Shops and pubs 3 mins walk.

Note: Only logs are provided for the stove from October to March.

Firelighters and kindling can be purchased locally.

Outside of these months guests must provide their own logs, firelighters and kindling.

Note: No stag/hen.

Note: Logs will be provided between November 2020 and March 2021.

This property sleeps 10, however party size should be 8 adults and 2 children.
Please note: The property can not accommodate charging cars at the property.

Short break bookings must start or end on a Friday

Reviews (26)

  • Gill

    We all had a wonderful week. Wonderful hosts, thank you so much for making us feel so welcome

  • Dawn

    Very noticable when you have them at home and then not in your holiday home.

  • Duncan

    Hilary & Roger could not have been more helpful. Would highly recommend

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