Scarbeck House

Masham, Yorkshire Dales

  • 4 Star Gold
  • A stylish home in the market town of Masham with it's famous family-run breweries well worth a visit to try out some of the local brews and great walks in the surrounding countryside.

You can book this property from:

  • £783 per week
  • £112 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


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


  • Family friendly
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


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

How far to...?

  • Beach 50 miles
  • Pub 0.05 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Smart TV
  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10am

  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

Property Name: Scarbeck House
Property Location: 12 Silver Street, Masham, North Yorkshire. HG4 4DX
Description: 4 bed, stone built semi-detached in central Masham

Pre-arrival and local facilities
The nearest bus stop is:  100m
The nearest train station is: Thirsk 14 miles
The nearest petrol station is: Wenslydale Garage, Leyburn Rd., 130m
The nearest electric vehicle charging point is:
The nearest food shop is: co-op 130m
The nearest pub/restaurant: bay horse pub 30m / Vennell Restaurant 30m
Mobility equipment hire is: Ripon

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Outside property, on street free / market square free @100m
Number of spaces available: unlimited
For what sized car: any
Parking surface is: tarmac
Is the parking level: flat – public roads
Is there good space to unload once parked? Yes on main road
Distance to property from parking: 5m
Distance to nearest public parking area: 50m
Is it pay and display? no
The width of the path to the property is: gate to front access 1m/path 1.8m
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance? No steps into property

Main entrance
The main entrance door width is: 850m/34”
Number of steps to the main entrance: none
The height of the key safe is: eye level (inside front porch)
The height of the keyhole is: eye level
How many other entrances to the property are there? Rear door through gate to garden
Is the entrance well lit? Pir-security light to rear. Street lighting at the front

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: carpet. Living room at street level, dining room lower ground floor
Are there are any rugs? no
The door widths within these areas are? Standard size – 75cm
Is there good space between furniture? yes
Is the furniture moveable or fixed? moveable
Is the floor level and step free? Reception rooms level. Staircase to lower level dining room
Are wall plugs set high or low? low
Are electric sockets high or low? low

The flooring is: vinyl
Is the floor level and step free? yes
The width of the doorways is: fire door at access from stairs is 80cm
What height is the worktop to the floor? 88cm
Is the oven set high or low? high
The fridge height is: high larder fridge
The freezer height is: low
Is crockery stored high or low: below worktop in drawers
Are wall plugs set high or low? above worktops
Are electric sockets high or low? above worktops
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? four
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 75cm
Bed sizes are: 1 x double 4’6”, 3 x singles 3’
Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed? moveable
Are wall plugs set high or low? low (in master bedroom, 1 socket at 3’ high)
Are electric sockets high or low? as above

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
Type of flooring: vinyl
Is the flooring level? yes
Width of the doorways: narrow door to ensuite in master bed @ 60cm
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? no
Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? Walk in shower in ensuite
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? Ensuite walk in with 4cm shower tray

Outdoor facilities
External areas are: enclosed garden to rear
Is permanent seating provided? Yes wooden patio furniture
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? Secure garden gate from side of path
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: good
Closest public telephone is: Little Market Place, 50m
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:  As the property is set out over 4 floors it would be very difficult for guests with mobility limitations.


Scarbeck is a stylish semidetached house situated a stone’s throw from Masham market square.  Masham is a lovely small market town situated in the Yorkshire Dales close to the towns of Ripon and Harrogate, located in the breathtakingly beautiful region of Lower Wensleydale.  Masham is famous for its family-run breweries, steam engines and annual sheep fair. If you like to explore the beautiful countryside then try one of the many great walks in the area, including the lovely Druid’s Temple walk which starts at Swinton Bivouac near Masham it is a short, easy walk with stunning views, a 200 year old stone temple to explore and a lovely cafe for a treat at the end. If you prefer sightseeing, then there are plenty of attractions and events in and around Masham to visit.

This beautiful house is set on four floors with four bedrooms, one en suite and a family bathroom with shower over the bath. Outside you can sit and relax and enjoy a glass of wine on the patio unwinding after a day of sightseeing. Alternatively, there are pubs, cafes and restaurants nearby if you prefer to dine out.

Entrance hallway: Front door leading into the entrance hall where you will find coat hooks and a beautiful antique telephone.  From here you will find through a door on the right the lounge.
Lounge: This room has a beautiful large bay window onto the street which lets in plenty of light with blinds for privacy.  Stylishly furnished with a cuddle chair, sofa and further armchair giving comfortable seating for six, coffee table, Smart TV, and open fire (purely for decoration not in use) with surround for those cosy nights in.  This room is extremely stylish and is a super room in which to sit and relax after a day out.
Family room: Next door to the lounge is another lovely light room with a large window facing over the rear of the property and garden. You can sit on the three seater sofa or the comfy chair and watch the TV in this room or get together and play games on the coffee table around the cosy wall mounted electric fire.
Bedroom 1: A bright and airy single bedroom with bedside drawers and side lamp, wall hooks with hanging space at the end of the bed and large window overlooking the rear of the property and garden.

From the hallway take the stairs to the lower ground floor where you will find:

Dining Room Lovely wooden dining table and eight chairs which perfectly accommodates a family get together or a celebratory meal, with open plan into the kitchen offering stylish space to relax and catch up with each other over dinner. Smart TV and sideboard.
Kitchen: A lovely light and well-equipped kitchen with rear door out onto the patio and garden. The cream units, with black work surfaces give plenty of space to prepare meals after a day exploring the countryside. You will find a larder fridge with separate small freezer in the cupboard below, halogen hob, and integrated oven, a dish washer, microwave, wine rack and coffee machine. A welcome pack is included.
Cloakroom: in the corner of the kitchen you will see a door which opens to the cloakroom with wash basin, toilet, cupboard and hanging rail, a handy addition to dry off your clothes and boots after a day’s walking or sightseeing.

From the hallway take the stairs back to the ground floor follow the staircase up to the first floor where you will find:

Bedroom 2: A beautifully furnished room with a double size bed with metal bedstead, and Egyptian cotton bed linen. You will also find plenty of storage with a wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside tables, complete with en-suite bathroom, with shower, toilet and washbasin and views over the surrounding countryside.
Bedroom 3: A comfortable light room with double bed, bedside cabinet with lamp, wardrobe, chest of drawers and large window looking out onto the front street.
Family Bathroom: A lovely stylish room with a over bath shower, a basin, and toilet complete the sanitary ware.

Staircase with feature painted steps leading to:

Bedroom 4 A lovely light and airy twin room with beautiful views over the surrounding countryside, ideal for children with a chest of drawers and hanging rail to store your clothes.

Garden: To the rear of the property you will find the patio and garden which is gated and fully enclosed, complete with garden furniture a great space for long summer evenings.
Pets: 1 small to medium sized dog welcome.
Parking: on street parking or in the market square
Heating: The house is heated throughout with gas central heating in addition you will find an electric fire in the family room.
Short Breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes:  Towels are provided. No smoking at this property. Unlimited WiFi available free of charge. Mobile phone signal variable. Travel cot and high chair available.
Shop: 100 meters  Pub: 100 meters  Café: 100 meters
Bedale 6 Miles, Ripon 9 miles, Thirsk 15 miles,  Harrogate 21 miles,  Northallerton Rail Station 14 miles,  Leeds/Bradford Airport 30 miles. Please note these are approximate distances in miles from Masham.


Area Information

Masham (pronounced as Mass’em) has plenty to offer its visitors, located in the stunning countryside of Lower Wensleydale, it provides the perfect base to explore the rest of the Yorkshire Dales and Moors. The popular market towns of Ripon, Harrogate, Thirsk, Skipton, York, Leeds and Richmond with all their attractions are only 20-60 minutes’ drive away. The buzz of Hull City of Culture, the magic of Durham or the excitement of the Lake District are all within 90 minutes’ drive. But there’s plenty to keep the visitor occupied in Masham town itself with two breweries, tea rooms and Dales pubs all serving hearty meals, it is a great place to holiday.