Beckstones Yard

Hawes, Yorkshire Dales

  • 4 Star
  • Beautiful two bedroom property close to Hawes in Wensleydale

You can book this property from:

  • £570 per week
  • £81 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 1 sofa bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 3 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


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

How far to...?

  • Beach 38 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack

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
  • Walk-in shower

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Guide




Property Location: GAYLE






Pre-arrival and local facilities


The nearest bus stop is: Gayle

The nearest train station is: Garsdale

The nearest petrol station is Hawes

The nearest electric vehicle charging point is: Hawes

The nearest food shop is:  Hawes

The nearest pub/restaurant: Hawes

Mobility equipment hire is: Northallerton


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available:

Number of spaces available: 1 outside the entrance gate, further free parking 10 yards away

For what sized car: medium

Parking surface is: tarmac

Is the parking level: yes

Is there good space to unload once parked? yes

Distance to property from parking: Outside

Distance to nearest public parking area: 10 yards

Is it pay and display? no

The width of the path to the property is: open wide (wrought iron gate)

How many steps are there en-route to the entrance? 0


Main entrance


The main entrance door width is: Standard

Number of steps to the main entrance: 0

The height of the key safe is: eye level

The height of the keyhole is: just above waist height

How many other entrances to the property are there? no

Is the entrance well lit? yes





Living and dining rooms


The flooring is: carpet

Are there are any rugs? One by the fire

The door widths within these areas are?  standard
Is there good space between furniture? yes

Is the furniture moveable or fixed? both

Is the floor level and step free? yes

Are wall plugs set high or low? both

Are electric sockets high or low? both




The flooring is: XXXXX

Is the floor level and step free? yes

The width of the doorways is: standard

What height is the worktop to the floor? Waist high

Is the oven set high or low? low

The fridge height is: low

The freezer height is : low

Is crockery stored high or low: both

Are wall plugs set high or low? both

Are electric sockets high or low? both

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes; what and where? no


Bedrooms and landings


How many floors does the property have? 2

The number of steps between floors is: 13

The flooring is: carpet

Is the flooring level in each bedroom? yes

The door widths are: standard

Bed sizes are: double

Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed? both

Are wall plugs set high or low? both

Are electric sockets high or low? both


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: tiled

Is the flooring level? yes

Width of the doorways: standard

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? no

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? no

Is there a ground floor WC? yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? no

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? no

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? np


Outdoor facilities


External areas are: level

Is permanent seating provided? yes

Is there outside lighting? yes

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg edges of steps) no

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? no

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? no

Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? no




Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? no

If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls?

Mobile phone reception information: variable

Closest public telephone is: Hawes

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? yes

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? no


Additional relevant information


Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property:






The attached Accessibility Guide requirement summary represents best practice guidance in terms of things that should be considered in the preparation of your Accessibility Guide. This information is not advice and should not be treated as such, nor should it be used as a substitute for reading the relevant legislation or considering the applicability of the legislation to your holiday property.



Beckstones Yard is a tastefully furnished, stone built spacious property sleeping four in two en suite bedrooms, there is also a sofa bed in the snug which looks out onto the courtyard.  The property is located in Gayle just half a mile from the popular Market town of Hawes in Upper Wensleydale.  With stunning scenery and walks directly from the door this would make an ideal cottage for family or friends looking to holiday together in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.  Gayle Beck runs through the middle of the village cascading over a series of waterfalls as it travels on its way to Hawes, attracting children of all ages and the local ducks. The property is very well equipped and offers a large kitchen/diner suitable for entertaining.  There is a small courtyard which is ideal for catching the afternoon sun.


Garden Room:
Rattan style furniture, side tables, ceramic tiled floor, overlooking the courtyard garden and hills, afternoon sun
Washbasin, Toilet.
Sofa, Tub chair, Bookcase, French doors to courtyard garden, TV with Freeview (height restriction as sloping roof but only if you are 6ft tall) and DVD, occasional chair, coffee table,
Kitchen/Diner: Electric hob, double oven, grill, microwave, dishwasher, fridge , freezer, washing machine extendable oak dining table and chairs. 
Two, 2 seater sofas, TV with Freeview, DVD, bookcase, occasional chair, woodburning stove. (welcome pack of fuel provided), side tables, overlooks courtyard garden

13 steps to first floor
Bedroom 1: Double bed chest of drawers, built in wardrobe, chair.
En suite: Shower, washbasin, toilet.
Bedroom 2:
Double wrought iron bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, chair looks out over the garden, you can see the surrounding countryside from this calm room.
En suite:
  Bath with shower over, washbasin, toilet.

Pets:  Sorry no pets.
Parking: Parking outside the property for one car, further parking on a first come first served basis approximately 10 yards away in Gayle.
Heating: Oil central heating, Woodburning stove in lounge (welcome pack of fuel provided)
Garden/Patio:  Enclosed courtyard area to the side with table and chairs. Please note the entrance is shared to allow access to neighbouring property
Short Breaks: Available all year round. 
Notes: Towels are provided. Please note that this property does not allow smoking. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. Mobile phone signal is variable.
  0.5 miles   Pub:  0.5 miles.



I thought the cottage was perfectly clean, very well equipped and lovely and warm.

Maura R,


Area Information

Gayle/ Hawes
Gayle is a picturesque hamlet situated a mile south of Hawes, in Wensleydale.  Here you will find the Wensleydale Creamery where you can watch the renowned cheese being hand crafted and packaged ready for sale. The picturesque, Duerley Beck is a few steps from the property and is spanned by an old and narrow bridge and can also be crossed by a ford at a point where ducks and geese are often in evidence. There are two waterfalls, Gayle Force and Aisgill, nearby.  The two roads leading out of Hawes are mountain pass roads, the famous Buttertubs Pass to Swaledale and Fleet Moss to Wharfedale.  Hawes has an excellent range of shops, takeaways, tearooms and restaurants. There is also a weekly market and the Mart for livestock on Tuesdays, the Countryside Museum and Hawes rope makers are within easy reach.