South View Cottage

Leyburn, Yorkshire Dales

  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats
  • Stunning newly refurbished property with two lounges located in the village Carlton only six miles from Leyburn

You can book this property from:

  • £1,274 per week
  • £182 per night
  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats


Beds & bedrooms

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


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • On-street parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 54 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking

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 bath/shower room
  • Walk-in shower

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement


Pre-arrival and local facilities
The nearest bus stop is: Askrigg 0.1 miles
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: Askrigg 0.1 miles
The nearest pub/restaurant: Askrigg 0.1 miles
Mobility equipment hire is: Northallerton

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: on the cobbles outside the property on a first come first served basis free of charge
Number of spaces available: plenty
For what sized car: large
Parking surface is: Cobbles
Is the parking level: cobbles
Is there good space to unload once parked? yes
Distance to property from parking: outside
Distance to nearest public parking area: outside the property
Is it pay and display? No it is free
The width of the path to the property is: open wide
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: above chest level
How many other entrances to the property are there? 1
Is the entrance well lit? yes

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: stone flagged
Are there are any rugs? Yes
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? Low
Are electric sockets high or low? low

The flooring is: stone flagged
Is the floor level and step free? 2 stone steps up
The width of the doorways is: standard
What height is the worktop to the floor? waist
Is the oven set high or low? low
The fridge height is: low
The freezer height is : low
Is crockery stored high or low: low
Are wall plugs set high or low? Counter height
Are electric sockets high or low? Counter height
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes; what and where? Yes, freezer, microwave, bread maker, washing machine, tumble dryer and two steps up into the utility room which has a stone flagged floor

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have? 3
The number of steps between floors is: 11 to first floor, 13 to third and bed up one step on the third floor
The flooring is: carpet and wood
Is the flooring level in each bedroom? yes
The door widths are: standard
Bed sizes are: 2 singles, one king size,
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: flooring and wood, tiled floor in bathroom
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? no
Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? No
Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? No the door to the bathroom is low please mind your head
Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? no

Outdoor facilities
External areas are: grassed and stone flagged
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? There are 2 wooden gates which are locked and need to be unlocked to access the private walled garden
Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? No there are 3 steps to the garden from the second wooden door

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: Askrigg 0.1 miles
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)?
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:


A newly renovated character property sleeping up to eight guests in four bedrooms.  Located in the peaceful Yorkshire Dales village of Carlton-in-Coverdale, close to Leyburn. This stone-built cottage is well equipped and furnished to a high standard with solid oak worktops, beamed ceilings and is a spacious & luxurious retreat with wonderful views over the Dales. The renowned local village pub which serves a hearty meal and local ales is only a stone's throw away. Perfectly situated for cycling and walking in the Dales whilst also within easy reach of Middleham, Leyburn, Masham and Ripon. Ample free car parking opposite the cottage.  The cottage has a small courtyard to the front which is ideal for taking in the afternoon sunshine.  A spacious lounge with a Smart TV and Netflix is the ideal place to cosy up and watch an evening film.  The separate snug also has two large sofa’s and a TV with Freeview for anyone wishing to have some peace and quiet. There is a shower room on the ground floor and a corridor takes you round to the stable wing which has a lounge downstairs and a king size bedroom above with its own staircase. The main staircase leads to 3 bedrooms on the first floor - two doubles including one king size master suite, a twin and the main bathroom. Which has been fully renovated and features a blissful drench type shower.

GROUND FLOOR: Two steps up
Door to kitchen/diner
Kitchen/Diner: Electric hob, oven, grill, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, a large dual aspect entertaining space, well equipped kitchen
Two comfortable sofas, side table, coffee table, TV, feature Victorian fireplace (not in use) in a stone surround, original artwork.
Utility cupboard: Washing machine, coat and boot storage.
Shower room: Shower, washbasin, toilet.
3 steps up
Corner sofa, sofa, beamed ceiling, feature window to the front with stone surround and oak beam, Large Smart TV with Netflix etc. A cosy room to spend the evening in. Feature exposed stone wall.
11 paddle steps up to The Stable Wing
Bedroom 1: King-size bed sleigh bed, dressing table apex beamed ceiling, stunning views over the Dale11 Steps up to East Wing:
Bedroom 2:
King-size sleigh bed, fitted wardrobes, window seat, a light and airy bedroom with views over the surrounding countryside.
Bedroom 3: Double bed, hanging space for clothes.
Bedroom 4: Twin beds, dressing table, Feature Victorian fireplace in stone surround.
Bathroom:  P shaped bath with rainfall shower over and hand held attachment, washbasin, toilet, tiled floor.

Pets:  Sorry, no pets.
Parking: Parking outside the property for up to two cars on a first come first served basis, further free parking in the village car park 50 yards away in the village car park.
Heating: Bottled gas central heating.
Garden/Patio:  Small patio area to the front of the 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. Care should be taken when ascending and descending the stairs in the lounge
  4.4 miles   Pub:  0.1 miles.



Great property. We had a fantastic stay we would return any time.

Past Customer,

Everything looked brand new and sparkled as such. Lovely renovation of a Dales cottage

Past Customer,

Superb! 5 stars! Peaceful location! Pub on doorstep! Walkers paradise! Great beds! Powerful shower! Comfy sofas! Brilliant large table for kitchen socialising! What more would you want from a perfect English countryside family/friends retreat

Past Customer,


Area Information

Carlton in Coverdale
The little village of Carlton is located within the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park. Only 6 miles away from the bustling market town of Leyburn, the village is perfect for a peaceful break while still being within easy reach of brilliant shops, attractions and restaurants. The village had a local pub, The Forester's Arms owned by the local community and to the east of the village lies the motte of the medieval Carlton Castle. The village makes an ideal base for exploring the national park, with a variety of stunning walks and trails right on your doorstep.

There's always something happening in the area, with festivals and fairs are held throughout the year. For more information on Carlton and the surrounding area and local events see our Yorkshire Dales and the Festivals & Events Guide.