This charming quality cottage has been converted from an old farm building and retains much of its old character with exposed beams throughout. Enjoying a very peaceful position, adjacent to the owner's house, the cottage is surrounded by open farmland over which there are superb, extensive views.
The accommodation is on the ground floor level, with one small step inside, and is immaculately presented with good quality furniture and a high standard of decoration. The spacious lounge features leather sofas and chairs and oak side tables, and the patio doors open to a small patio; perfect for relaxing in and enjoying the wonderful views over the countryside. In addition to the patio there is an extensive grassed area for children to play in.
The hamlet of Stittenham is an ideal base for exploring North Yorkshire, with the spectacular Castle Howard - location of Brideshead Revisited - Approx 10 miles from the city of York, North York Moors and Yorkshire coast all within easy reach.
ALL THE ACCOMMODATION IS ON THE GROUND FLOOR:
Lounge/Diner: Electric fire, TV, DVD player, Radio/CD player, dining table and chairs and sofa bed. Patio doors lead onto the small patio.
Kitchen: Cooker, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer and fridge.
Bedroom 1: Double bed, chest of drawers, wardrobe, dressing table. Patio doors lead onto the small patio.
En suite: Shower, toilet and washbasin.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds,wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bathroom: Bath, separate shower cubicle, toilet and washbasin.
Pets: Two dogs welcome.
Parking: Ample parking.
Garden: Patio and garden with furniture.
Heating: Electric fire, underfloor heating throughout.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Towels are provided. Travel cot available. Mobile signal is variable.
Pub & Shop: 3 miles.
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- Sorry, no WiFi
- 2 Bathrooms
- All on one level
- Ground floor bathroom
- Ground floor bedroom
- Private parking
- Bed linen provided
- Travel cot
- Bath towels included
- Nearest shop: 3 miles away
- Nearest pub: 3 miles away
- 39 miles from the coast
It was an absolutely brilliant property, views to die for and out hosts were lovely people, but without being intrusive!Mr Terry Hext - 17th September 2018
A true home from home with such lovely hosts with such lovely hosts/owners.Miss L White - 31st August 2018
West Mill Cottage was a lovely and peaceful stay. It's on a horse farm with lovely views of the Howardian Hills. The hosts were very attentive and helpful. Ms Kathleen Klesh - 4th July 2018
Great cottage. Wonderful surroundings, views beautiful. After a day out it was great to know you were going back to very comfortable accommodation . Everything was there to make our stay comfortable.Mrs Beryl Hines - 25th June 2018
Extremely comfortable and well presented. Very glad we stayed here.Mrs Angela Logan - 18th October 2017
Everything was so neat and clean. The view was superb. Owner very friendly and accommodating. Will definitely book again.Mrs Jane Pollard - 19th September 2017
Overall everything was fabulous,chocolate cake and flowers a lovely touch after a 7 hour journey. Castle Howard is must fabulous place, Malton town and the walk from Fulford to York is lovely. Mrs T A Richardson - 8th January 2017
Excellent ,lovely area ,super owner.Mrs Brenda French - 10th October 2016
We loved our holiday here. The situation was really great for families who like walking and countryside and id very near Castle Howard and within easy reach of many tourist attractions in Yorkshire. This was the nicest holiday property we have stayed in. We hope to come again.Mr Michael Marchant - 7th September 2016
Such a comfortable home from home set in a stunningly beautiful location. What more could you ask for. Ingrid Flute: Booking was easy and the directions to the property provided were excellent. The property was superb and the location just wonderful, our hosts were excellent and went to great lengths to check we were ok and comfortable. Yorkshire is a favourite place of ours and yet again lived up to our expectations providing us with a very relaxing holiday. Perfect!Mr S Goodson - 19th August 2016
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at west mill cottage ( stittenham ) , we were made to feel extremely welcome by Rosemary & David and their lovely dog Briar . The beautiful barn conversion was well presented and situated in wonderful grounds surrounded by the rolling Howardian hills and picturesque farmland . A peaceful and relaxing break , we would definitely recommend west mill cottage . Marc Walton and family .Mr M Walton - 15th August 2016
Beautiful cottage in outstanding surroundings.Mrs Michelle Vesey-Wells - 3rd November 2015
Definitely stay again. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay.Mr David Wilson - 21st October 2015
Property Name: West Mill Cottage
Description: Barn conversion
The nearest bus stop is: Sherrif Hutton, 2.3 miles
The nearest train station is: York, 10 miles
The nearest food shop is: Sherrif Hutton, 2.3 miles
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Welburn/Sherrif Hutton, 2.3 miles
The nearest petrol is: A64, 3 miles
Mobility equipment hire is: York, 10 miles
Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: On-site
For what sized cars? Large
Good space to unload once parked? Yes
Number of spaces available: 6 cars plus
The parking surface is: Gravel
Distance to the property from the parking: 10ft
Is parking level? Yes
Distance to nearest parking area:
Is it pay and display? No
The width of the path to the property is: 113cm
How many steps are there en route to the entrance: None
How many entrances are there to the property? Three
The doors widths are: 111cm, and 138cm French window
Keyhole height: 100cm
How many steps are there to the entrance: 1 step, a couple of inches
Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: Carpet and wood
The door widths are: 73cm
Is there good space between the furniture: Yes
Is it movable or fixed: Movable
The flooring is: Wooden
The door widths are: 73cm
The worktop height is: 87cm
Is the oven set high or low? Low
The fridge height is: 84cm
The freezer height is: 90cm
Is crockery stored high or low? Low
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: Glasses are by the dining area
Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have: all on one level
The number of steps between floors is: 1 small step into main bedroom, 4cm
The flooring is: Carpet
The door widths are: 74 and 84cm
Bed sizes are: 2ft 6”, 5ft and 6ft
Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable
Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The door widths are: 83cm
Is there an accessible or adapted WC?: Yes
Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower?: Yes
Is there a ground floor WC?: Yes
Is there a ground floor bath or showroom?: Yes
Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up?: No
The flooring is: Vinyl
External areas are: firm, level, sloped, gravel and grassed
Permanent seated is provided
There is outside lighting:
There is colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)
There are footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired
There are no barrier to entry into any part of the garden
There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas
Is there a land line for guests to use? Yes
Mobile reception details:
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)?: Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set low or height: Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests?: No
Any other information:
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