This lovely cottage takes its name from the Woodpecker who visits almost daily, just one of many types of bird which live in the garden and surrounding woodland. Within the North York Moors National Park and on the edge of the popular moorland village of Hutton-le-Hole, this is a fantastic location for walkers, cyclists and wildlife enthusiasts. Footpaths and bridleways link the property to the nearby villages of Appleton-le-Moors and Gillamoor and the market town of Kirkbymoorside, and the owners (who live next door) provide maps and are happy to advise on the best routes and places to visit. The Yorkshire Coast, York and the Yorkshire Wolds are within easy reach for a day out.
The cottage is a converted barn and retains a great deal of its old character and charm with exposed beams and feature stonework. Visitors are sure to appreciate the tasteful decoration and comfortable furnishings in this well-equipped property. There is a private garden with a table and chairs for dining outside, overlooking the wooded valley, providing exceptional peace and quiet for a relaxing holiday.
Kitchen: Cooker, microwave, fridge and washer dryer.
Six steps up to
Lounge: TV with Freesat, DVD, iPod dock.
A further six steps up to
Bedroom: Super king-size bed which can be made into a twin.
Shower room: Shower, toilet and washbasin.
Pets: Sorry no pets.
Parking: Ample parking.
Garden: Garden area with table and chairs.
Heating: Central heating.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Towels are provided. Travel cot and high chair are provided. Secure barn with racks for cycle storage. Can be booked with Waterswallow Cottage (Y053A) which sleeps 4 for larger groups. WiFi is not available. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is weak.
Shop: 2 miles. Pub: 1.5 miles.
- Sleeps 2
- 1 Bedroom
- Sorry, no pets
- Sorry, no WiFi
- 1 Bathroom
- Ground floor bathroom
- Private parking
- Bed linen provided
- Equipped with a highchair
- Travel cot
- Equipped with a washing machine
- Bath towels included
- Equipped with a tumble dryer
- Nearest shop: 2 miles away
- Nearest pub: 1.5 miles away
- 25 miles from the coast
Very well equipped Woodpecker cottage aptly named - saw 12 different birds from windowMrs Erica Nobbs - 17th May 2015
A stay in the quaint village of Hutton-le-Hole is like stepping back in time, the village is full of character and charm, with the freely grazing sheep and trickling beck providing a sense of peace and tranquility. It’s the perfect base for exploring the stunning North York Moors National Park and you can discover the history of the area at the Ryedale Folk Museum located in the village, a fascinating museum into rural life in the moors with realistic reconstructions of period buildings. Nearby you’ll find the market towns of Pickering and Kirkbymoorside where you’ll find a great range of local and national retailers as well as thriving markets to enjoy.
We've hand-picked a selection of Holiday Extras from trusted partners to make your holiday extra special. When you make your booking, you'll see all the Extras on offer at your chosen property and be able to add them to your holiday. Booking them in advance gives you more time to relax when you arrive, and remember - many of these offers are exclusive so you won’t find them anywhere else.
Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Classic Wine Selection
This classic case oozes class and is perfect to give you various flavours from across the globe! Enjoy 2 bottles of each wine to encourage sharing or indulgence...
- Normal price
Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Luxury Wine Selection
This 12 bottle case is packed full of wines to blow you away with flavours and complexities all round – a case guaranteed to impress all who get the pleas...
- Normal price
Spicers of Hythe Ltd 20% discount on Hampers of Distinction
A hamper of distinction from Spicers of Hythe adds a little luxury to any occasion. We offer 20% off a beautifully presented hamper of gourmet delights.
Dragonfly Tea 20% off Dragonfly Tea
There’s nothing better than relaxing with a delicious cup of tea on your holiday, so we’re offering you 20% off Dragonfly Tea’s wonderful range.
Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Celebratory Wine Selection
A true Prosecco lovers case! No excuse is needed for this beautiful selection (so don’t let others tell you any different!). Start with the wonderful flor...
- Normal price
Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Classic Wine Selection
This 6 bottle classic case is perfect for those wanting to try something of everything – carefully selected to incorporate crowd pleasers from across the ...
- Normal price
Visiting Spa Company Bespoke Treatment Package
We can tailor a pamper package to suit your exact requirements. Delivered in the comfort of your holiday property, this could involve an alternative time durati...
Europcar Car Hire
Europcar, our preferred car hire partner, are offering you great quality UK car hire at affordable prices. With our dedicated offer you will save up to 20%.&nbs...
Dineindulge Dineindulge - private dining service
Enjoy private dining in the comfort of your holiday property. Dineindulge offer a personal chef service with restaurant quality cuisine at an affordable price.
Visiting Spa Company Escape & Unwind Treatment Package
Make your stay extra special with a luxurious treatment package, brought to you in the comfort of your holiday property. You’ll feel utterly indulge...
- £175.00 - £265.00