Gunnerside, Yorkshire Dales

  • 4 Star Gold
  • Converted old barn with stunning views in a peaceful and tranquil area perfect for exploring the Dales

You can book this property from:

  • £543 per week
  • £78 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 4 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Wet room


  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 41 miles
  • Pub 2.5 miles
  • Shop 2.5 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

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.



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Wet room

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: Stotter Gill 

Description: Converted Barn 


The nearest bus stop is: Gunnerside, 3 miles 

The nearest train station is: Darlington 31 miles 

The nearest food shop is: Richmond/Leyburn, 19/15.5 miles 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Gunnerside, 3 miles 

The nearest petrol is: Reeth, 7 miles 

Mobility equipment hire is: Darlington, 31 miles 

Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: On-site 

For what sized cars? All 

Good space to unload once parked? Yes 

Number of spaces available: 4 

The parking surface is: Hard/chippings 

Distance to the property from the parking:  

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area:  

Is it pay and display?  

The width of the path to the property is: 30 inches 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: None 

Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? 2 

The doors widths are: 32 inches 

Keyhole height: 34 inches 

How many steps are there to the entrance:

Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Tiled 

The door widths are: 28 inches 

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 


The flooring is: Tiled 

The door widths are:30 inches 

The worktop height is: 35 inches 

Is the oven set high or low?  

The fridge height is: 34 inches 

The freezer height is: 34 inches 

Is crockery stored high or low? Both 

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: No 

Bedrooms and landings 

How many floors does the property have: 2 

The number of steps between floors is: 11 

The flooring is: Carpet 

The door widths are: 28 inches 

Bed sizes are: 3-4ft, 4'6” 

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable 

Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

The door widths are: 28 inches 

Is there an accessible or adapted WC?: No 

Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower?: No 

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: Tiled 

Outdoor facilities 

External areas are sloped and gravel 

Permanent seated is provided 

There is outside lighting 

There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)  

There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired  

There are no barriers to entry into any part of the garden  

There are other hazards such as steep areas  


Is there a land line for guests to use? Yes 

Mobile reception details: No 

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: Two steps down from kitchen to living room. Two steps from the downstairs bedroom to the downstairs bathroom 



Newly converted from an old barn this delightful cottage is set in a very quiet and peaceful location in the hills above the magnificent Swaledale, and enjoys some panoramic views of the surrounding open countryside. There are plenty of very good walks onto open fells from the cottage itself and there is also easy access into Wensleydale, with Askrigg only 4 miles away.

Multi-fuel stove. TV with some satellite channels, DVD.
Dining Kitchen: Table and chairs. Fridge, Freezer, washer dryer, dishwasher, microwave, electric cooker.
Bedroom 1: Twin beds.
Wet Room: Shower, toilet and washbasin.

Bedroom 2:
King-size double bed.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds.
Bathroom: Bath, shower over the bath, toilet and washbasin.

Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: Ample private parking.
Heating: Full central heating. Multi-fuel stove in the lounge (welcome fuel provided).
Outside: Garden and patio with garden furniture.
Short Breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Pub & Shop: 2.5 miles.

Notes: Towels are included. Cot and highchair available. No smoking at this property.  Unlimited Wifi is available free of charge. There is no mobile phone signal. For holidays from November to February, you will need a 4 by 4 vehicle.  This  property has a welcome cyclists award.

If you want to get straight into that holiday spirit, why not order a welcome hamper or prepared meals from local caf? bar and restaurants, Penleys. Situated in the market place in Richmond and Leyburn, Penleys offer a friendly and relaxed service with an excellent variety of freshly prepared food cooked to order using locally sourced produce where possible. They now provide a great range of prepared meals, hampers and picnics which can be delivered to your holiday cottage for your arrival or collected from the caf?. For more information and to place your order see Penleys website here.


Area Information

This quaint little village in Swaledale used to be known for its lead mining however now it provides a tranquil and convenient base for touring the Yorkshire Dales National Park. If you're visiting the village be sure to talk a walk to Gunnerside Gill, a narrow, rocky gorge where signs of the village's industrial past can be seen. Walkers will be pleased with the village's convenient location on the Coast to Coast walk, with the local pub, The King's Head, making the perfect pitstop for refreshments during the day or meals on an evening. The popular market town of Leyburn is just 30 minutes away by car, where you'll find a fantastic range of shops, cafes and attractions to enjoy.

Richmond is a leafy, vibrant market town boasting an impressive castle, a vast cobbled market place and an elegant Georgian district. It was formed by the Normans in 1071 and the town grew up around the castle which still dominates the skyline. It is said that the walls of the former imprisonment of King William are 11 feet thick and the exhibition centre within the grounds offers an impressive background into the history of this famous landmark.

Richmond is an exciting and vibrant place with plenty of quirky shops, art galleries and a good choice of pubs, restaurants and bars. Every Saturday there is a traditional outdoor market, joined by a popular farmers market once a month. The town is also the gateway to wonderful and unspoilt countryside, making it an ideal base for cycling, walking and other outdoor pursuits. The historic towns of York and Harrogate are also within easy reach.