The Granary

Helperthorpe, York & Vale of York

  • 4 Star
  • This quaint, characterful cottage is in the quiet hamlet of Helperthorpe set in the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds. An ideal base for exploring the Heritage Coast and North York Moors National Park.

You can book this holiday cottage from:

  • £245 per week
  • £35 per night
  • 4 Star
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No Pets
  • WiFi
  • Garden/Courtyard


How far to...?

  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 1 mile


  • Garden, courtyard or patio
  • Enclosed garden, courtyard or patio
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking


  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Freezer

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed

House rules

House Rules

  • Check in: 3.30pm
  • Check out: 10am



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bedroom

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement
The Granary

This cottage is on two levels the ground floor consists of one entrance hall one bathroom and one bedroom the first floor is open plan consisting of lounge/dining area.

The entrance to the cottage is over a gravel drive with parking directly outside of the front door. From the car to the gate leading into the cottage garden is a paved area measuring 180cm the gate measures 90cm wide. Through the gate the paved area continues to a width of 90cm. The area is all on one level.

Entrance door has 82cm opening with a small 3cm lip at the threshold. The entrance hall leads immediately onto the bathroom with a 72cm door width. The basin toilet and bath are in line having a clearance of 100cm from toilet to the wall, the basin has a clearance of 121cm from the wall.

From the entrance hall into the bedroom the door has a width of 75cm. The bed is 4?6? wide 6?6? long and 69cm high. Clearance from the furniture at the foot of the bed is 80cm and from left of bed to wall a clearance of 97cm. From the right of bed to the wall is 117cm.

The stairway is between two walls and measures 90cm clearance. There are 7 straight steps leading to 3 turns and a further 2 straight steps all measuring 18cm in height.

The single level first floor has a 1cm drop between the lounge and kitchen area where the flooring changes from carpet to linoleum.

All areas in the cottage other than the kitchen and bathroom are carpeted.




The Granary is a small characterful cottage for two people situated on the edge of Helperthorpe in The Great Wold Valley, an area of magnificant landscapes made famous by the artist David Hockney. The double bedroom, with its stylish four poster bed, and bathroom are on the ground floor, with the cosy living area upstairs taking advantage of the far-reaching views over rolling farmland. The Yorkshire Wolds are very popular for walking and cycling and close to the Heritage Coast, North York Moors and many other local attractions. A locked bike store is available.

There are two good public houses only a short walk (under a mile) in the next village of Weaverthorpe, both serving excellent and real ales. The nearest shop is a couple of miles further on at Butterwick, which is a very good farm shop providing quality local produce. Within half  an hour you can be at the market towns of Pickering (Steam Railway), Malton (Farmers Markets), and Beverley (Minster). Popular local attractions include the R.S.P.B. Bird Sanctuary at Bempton, Eden Camp Modern History Museum, Castle Howard (location of Brideshead Revisited) and Flamingoland theme park and zoo.

 Hallway with tumble dryer and fitted wardrobe.
Bedroom: Double four poster bed, fitted cupboard, dressing table.
Bathroom: Bath, shower over bath, washbasin, toilet.

Lounge/Dining Room/Kitchen:
 Living-flame gas stove, TV with Freesat and DVD. Electric cooker, fridge, freezer, microwave, washing machine.

Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Private parking for one car.
Garden/Patio: Small gravelled enclosed sitting area.
Gas-fired central heating.
Short breaks: Accepted at any time.
Notes: Towels are provided. Secure cycle storage. This property can be booked with VY114 (The Old Dairy) to accommodate up to 6 people. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is strong.

Pub: 1 mile. Shop: 2 miles.


We loved our stay in The Granary and it was everything we needed and hoped for. We hope to visit there again, the owners were lovely!


Lovely little cottage and a very warm welcome. Everything we needed. Thank you.


Very comfortable cottage, very nicely presented and cosy. Owners were very welcoming and friendly, more than happy to help with any questions about area and where to visit.


property well managed decor and furnishing excellent very well thought out outstanding weii done to owners