The Stable Esk Hall Farm

Sleights, Yorkshire Coast

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Pretty stone-built period cottage with summer house and enclosed garden

You can book this property from:

  • £371 per week
  • £53 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 single beds


  • 1 WC
  • Towels not provided


  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Property Name The Stable
Description    House/Bungalow/Apartment  Cottage  (Attached)
 Pre Arrival     Location, Type  Distance
 The nearest bus stop is:-   Sleights  1/4 mile
 The nearest Train station is:-  Sleights  (local )  1/2 mile
 The nearest food shop is:-  Sleights  1/3 mile
 The nearest Pub/restaurant is:- Sleights  1/3 mile
 The nearest petrol is:-   Whitby  1 1/2  miles
 Mobility equipment hire is :-  Whitby  D.A.G.  3 miles
 Arrival & Car parking                
 Type of parking available On site - street - car park - mix -other On Site
 Number of spaces available 2 For what sized cars Any
 The parking surface is Rolled Tarmac planings Good space to unload once parked Spacious
 Distance to the property from the parking 10 metres Is parking Level Yes
 Distance to the nearest car parking area In village 1/3 mile Is it pay & display? No
 The width of the path to the property is    1 metre
 How many steps are there en route to the entrance  6 steps  Wide
 Main Entrance                 
 How many entrances are there to the property 1
 The doors widths are 0.8 metre Keyhole Height 0.84 metre
 How many steps are there at the entrance 1    (10cm high )
 Public Areas-Apartments              
 There is a lift / no lift n/a   There are n/a steps leading to the apartment  
 The public corridors are at least n/a wide         
 The flooring is carpet / wooden / laminate / tiled / other n/a
 Living & Dining Rooms               
 The flooring is carpet / wooden / laminate / tiled / other Fitted carpet & vinyl
 The door widths are 0.8 metre
 Is there good space between the furniture No Is it movable or fixed Movable
 The flooring is carpet / wooden / laminate / tiled / other Vinyl
 The door widths are n/a
 The worktop height is Standard Is the oven set high or low Standard
 The fridge height is  Standard The freezer height is Standard
 Is crockery stored high or low   High          
 Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where

 Bedrooms & Landings                
 How many floors does the property have 2 The number of steps between floors is 12
 The flooring is carpet / wooden / laminate / tiled / other Fitted carpet
 The door widths are 0.8 metre
 Bed sizes are Bunks    2'6"   3-4ft    4'6"    5ft    6ft 
 Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed:- Movable, but present arrangement best possible
 Bathrooms & Cloakrooms     Please give details of any grab rails etc that are fitted, or any other accessabilty items provided, in the box at the end of the form.
 The door widths are 0.8 metre
 Is there an accessible or adapted WC No Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower  No
 Is there a ground floor WC No      Is there a ground floor bath or showroom No 
 Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted  No
 Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up  No
 The flooring is vinyl / wooden / laminate / tiled / other  Vinyl
 Outdoor Facilities.  Delete as necessary, add further information in the box below  
 External areas are:-      firm/level/sloped/stepped/ramped/gravel/rough/grasses  Stone paving &  grass
 Permanent seating is provided / not provided Not provided There is / is not outside lighting Security only
 There is / is not colour contrast of critical surfaces (e.g. White on edge of steps)  No contrast
 There are / are not footpaths to follow for visually /mobility impaired   Not provided
 There are / are not barriers to entry into any part of the garden   Gates to be opened
 There are/ are not any other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas Steps to and from cottage
 Is there a land line for guests use  No Accepts incoming only/incoming & outgoing calls
 Mobile reception details  variable, good on Vodophone
 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 high  Low        
 Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing  or sight impaired guests  No
 Additional Relevant Information Not Mentioned Above        
 Please add further details on any accessability items or restrictions found at the property.   
   From the above questions and information with realistic answers, the owners conclude that the property is totally unsuitable for disabled persons and are unable as such to recommend it.


The Stable is a pretty stone-built period cottage, situated in the popular North Yorkshire village of Sleights. Its history dates back to around 1740 when the cottage used to house horses belonging to the Esk Hall - the charming manor house within whose grounds it was built. The cottage has a pretty enclosed garden, Summer House with large lawn and private parking. Located in the beautiful Esk Valley just three miles from the historic seaside town of Whitby, The Stable offers fantastic opportunities to explore the town and the picturesque countryside of the North Yorkshire Moors, ideal for walking and cycling.

Entrance: Through the garden into the lounge.
Kitchen/Diner: Fridge/freezer, electric cooker with oven and grill, microwave.
Lounge: TV with Freeview and DVD, woodburner style electric fire, stairs to the upper floor.

Bedroom 1: King sized bed, chest of drawers, two fitted wardrobes, washbasin, TV.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, chest of drawers, fitted wardrobe, washbasin, TV.
Bathroom: Bath, shower over the bath, toilet, washbasin.

Outbuilding: Summer House in paddock and private parking.

Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: There is a private parking for two cars.
Garden/Paddock: Enclosed garden and small patio with outside seating and further large enclosed garden with Summer House.
Heating: Gas central heating and woodburner style electric fire.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Towels are not provided, they may be provided for an extra charge of £5 per person. Cot and high chair available. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Please note that this property is not available for let during the months of January, February, November or December.


Area Information

Sleights is a stunning, traditional village located about three miles from Whitby, and is one of the largest villages in country. Along the bottom of the village runs the River Esk, where many salmon can be seen leaping in the river. Salmon fishing permits can be obtained for anyone interested in trying their hand at fishing. The village has fantastic amenities including a shop, bakers, an award-winning butchers, pubs, church, village hall, fish and chip restaurant and a post office. It is a wonderful location for walks and is perfect for a family or couples holiday.

For more information on Sleights and the surrounding area and local events see our Yorkshire Coast Guide and the Festivals & Events Guide.