Providing holiday happiness since 1970

Swallows Nest

Leyburn - Yorkshire Dales

  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 1 Bathroom
DS013
£382 - £602 per week

Description

Swallows Nest is a stone built cottage, in the village of West Witton in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This cosy well equipped cottage has a spacious lounge complete with an open fire which leads on to the dining area and well equipped kitchen. The cottage has the advantage of a patio ideal for outdoor dining.

The village shop and pubs are just two minutes' walk away. It is ideally positioned between Leyburn and Hawes, with their weekly markets, tea rooms, pubs, restaurants.  The village has a shop, pub and award-winning fish restaurant. Set in the National Park it is an ideal base for exploring all that this beautiful corner of Yorkshire has to offer. 

GROUND FLOOR
Entrance: Hallway.
Lounge/Diner: TV with DVD, fireplace with open fire, dining table and chairs.
Kitchen: Fridge freezer, electric hob, oven and grill, washing machine, dishwasher and microwave.

FIRST FLOOR
Bedroom 1: Double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, dressing table.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 3: Bunk beds suitable for children only, chest of drawers.
Bathroom: Bath, shower over the bath, toilet, washbasin.

Pets: Three dogs welcome (more by arrangement).
Parking: Parking for two cars to the rear of the property.
Garden/Patio: Patio with outside seating.
Heating: Oil central heating, open fire.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Towels are provided. WiFi. Travel cot and high chair. Stairgate at the bottom and top of the stairs. Please note that this property does not allow smoking. The mobile phone signal is variable.
Pub: 20 steps away.

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.

Features

  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Stars
  • Private parking
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Travel cot
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • Bath towels included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Nearest shop: 0.2 mile away
  • Nearest pub: 0.2 mile away
  • 69 miles from the coast

Prices

Band Date Range 7 night price *
C 8th April 2017 - 28th April 2017 £484.00
B 29th April 2017 - 26th May 2017 £441.00
D 27th May 2017 - 2nd June 2017 £542.00
C 3rd June 2017 - 30th June 2017 £484.00
D 1st July 2017 - 21st July 2017 £542.00
E 22nd July 2017 - 1st September 2017 £602.00
C 2nd September 2017 - 29th September 2017 £484.00
B 30th September 2017 - 20th October 2017 £441.00
C 21st October 2017 - 27th October 2017 £484.00
A 28th October 2017 - 22nd December 2017 £382.00
E 23rd December 2017 - 24th December 2017 £602.00
E Christmas £602.00
E New Year £602.00

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.

Reviews

Very cosy. Lovely to be able to light the fire after a day out.Mrs Atkinson - 24th October 2016
Lovely cottage in great location & v well equipped. Ingrid Flute: Great service very efficientMrs C Owston - 7th October 2016
Lovely property, ready for fires and family occupation with games and local information to handMrs L Watts - 19th February 2016
Lovely area, many places to visit. You must try the Fox and Hounds, great food- must try the burger (mmm!). Go and visit the Wensleydale Cheese Factory at Hawes, a must visit! Great walks all around. Great weather, good time had by all!Kim Betteridge - 18th September 2015
Wow! What a lovely place to stay, everything you could ever need within the cottage and such beautiful surroundings- so many interesting places almost on the doorstep. Please continue to feed the birds and if you are lucky the woodpecker may return.Carble Grainger - 16th September 2015
A wonderful cottage well equipped with every thing you need and more. The service provided from start to finish was excellent. The area ideal for getting to other parts easily in the car, or simply walk out of the door and just walk. A must for those wanting to just chill. Locals extremely welcoming.Ms C Grainger - 12th September 2015
Had a much needed break. Very well equipped cottage. Our two dogs enjoyed it too. Lynda-Keith Storey - 12th September 2015

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Area Information

West Witton
West Witton is a small village situated in one of the most beautiful areas of the country, between Leyburn and Hawes in the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park.  The village has a small shop and two popular pubs, it is also home to the award winning fish restaurant, The Wensleydale Heiffer.  There are many walks from the door including the five mile waterfalls walk.  The ancient ritual of burning Bartle takes place in the village every year, a larger than life effigy of 'Bartle' is paraded around the village, complete with glowing eyes.  Bartle stops at various strategic places to recite the doggerel, before finally being burnt at Grassgill End to much merry singing (as seen on ITV's The Dales).

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: Swallows Nest 

Description: House 

Pre-arrival 

The nearest bus stop is: Main Street, less than 100m 

The nearest train station is: Northallerton, 25 miles, Redmire Smiles, preserved railway 

The nearest food shop is: Main Street, 5 minute walk 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Main Street, 2 minute walk 

The nearest petrol is: Leyburn, 4 miles 

Mobility equipment hire is: Northallerton, 25 miles 

Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: On-site 

For what sized cars? Any 

Good space to unload once parked? Yes 

Number of spaces available: Two 

The parking surface is: Gravel 

Distance to the property from the parking: 10 paces 

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area:  

Is it pay and display? No 

The width of the path to the property is: 1m 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: Two 

Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? Two 

The doors widths are: 74cm 

Keyhole height: 1.2m 

How many steps are there to the entrance: Two 

Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Carpet 

The door widths are: 74cm 

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 

Kitchen 

The flooring is: Tiled 

The door widths are: 74cm  

The worktop height is: 90cm 

Is the oven set high or low? Low 

The fridge height is: Floor 

The freezer height is: 1m 

Is crockery stored high or low? High 

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: 14 

The flooring is: Carpet 

The door widths are: 74cm 

Bed sizes are: Bunks, 3-4ft, 4ft 6” 

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable except larger items 

Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

The door widths are: 74cm 

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 

Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up?: No 

The flooring is: Laminate 

Outdoor facilities 

External areas are: firm, level, stepped and gravel 

Permanent seated is not 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 no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas  

General 

Is there a land line for guests to use? No 

Mobile reception details: Vodafone good, others variable 

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: WiFi code should be displayed but is available on request 

 

Holiday Extras

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