Making holiday memories since 1970

Gallowa's Cottage

Middleham - Yorkshire Dales

A quality property in Middleham, a market town known for its racing connections. 
  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 2 Bathrooms
DS181
£842 - £1385 per week *

Description

Gallowa's Cottage is conveniently located in the heart of the popular racing town of Middleham, famous for its Richard III Castle and horse racing connections.  The property has been refurbished to a high standard and benefits from a delightful secluded courtyard garden on two tiers together with a newly constructed summerhouse, where you can relax in the summer sun.  

The lounge benefits from an open fire, beamed ceiling and window seats. There is plenty to keep you entertained each evening with a flat screen TV, DVD and WiFi included.  There is also a large separate dining room complete with further comfortable seating and French windows overlooking the rear patio garden.  There are also window seats to most of the bedrooms, you can sit here and watch the horses from the stables pass by on their way to the gallops.  The owner provides a luxury welcome pack for you, your children and your furry friends.  This is an ideal property for families or groups of friends looking to holiday together, the pubs, restaurants and shops are within walking distance and the popular market town of Leyburn is only 2.1 miles away.

GROUND FLOOR
Porch:
Coat and boot storage.
Kitchen/sitting room: Gas range cooker, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, open fire, TV with Freeview, DVD, comfortable seating, electric clothes airer, window seats. Central island housing fridge and freezer.
Cloakroom: Washbasin, toilet, washing machine.
Garden room:  Dining table and chairs, comfortable seating, bookcase, sideboard,  French windows leading to the furnished split level patio and summerhouse.

FIRST FLOOR
Bedroom 1:
King-size bed, fitted wardrobes, dressing table, dressing gowns, chair.
En suite: Bath with hand held shower, washbasin, toilet, bidet.
Bedroom 2: Zip & Link super-king size bed (which upon request can be made up as a twin), wardrobes, dressing table, dressing gowns, window seat.
Bedroom 3: Single bed, chest of drawers, dressing gowns, hanging space, window seat.
Bathroom: Shower, washbasin, toilet, bidet.

SECOND FLOOR:
Bedroom 4:
Twin beds, chest of drawers.

Pets:
 Two dogs welcome.
Parking: Parking on the cobbles outside the property is first come first served, additional free parking is available in the market square 100 yards away.
Garden/Patio: Rear walled garden and split level patio with garden furniture and furnished summerhouse.
Heating: Oil heating, open fire (fuel provided).
Short breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes: Towels are provided, free unlimited WiFi. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is variable. 
Pub & Shop: 0.1 mile.

If you want to get straight into that holiday spirit, why not order a welcome hamper or prepared meals from local cafe bar and restaurants, Penley's. Situated in the market place in Richmond and Leyburn, Penley's 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 cafe. For more information and to place your order see Penleys website here.

 

Features

  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 4 Stars
  • VisitEngland Gold Award
  • On-street parking
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Travel cot
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • Bath towels included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Nearest shop: 0.1 mile away
  • Nearest pub: 0.1 mile away
  • 50 miles from the coast

Prices

Date Range 7 night price *
22 Jul 17 - 2 Sep 17 £1,337
2 Sep 17 - 30 Sep 17 £1,069
30 Sep 17 - 21 Oct 17 £976
21 Oct 17 - 28 Oct 17 £1,069
28 Oct 17 - 23 Dec 17 £842
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £1,345
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £1,345
6 Jan 18 - 10 Feb 18 £875
10 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18 £1,013
24 Feb 18 - 24 Mar 18 £875
24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18 £1,109
14 Apr 18 - 26 May 18 £1,013
26 May 18 - 2 Jun 18 £1,247
2 Jun 18 - 30 Jun 18 £1,109
30 Jun 18 - 21 Jul 18 £1,247
21 Jul 18 - 1 Sep 18 £1,385
1 Sep 18 - 29 Sep 18 £1,109
29 Sep 18 - 13 Oct 18 £1,013
13 Oct 18 - 3 Nov 18 £1,109
3 Nov 18 - 22 Dec 18 £875
22 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £1,385

* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.

Reviews

We absolutely loved Gallowa's Cottage! With our extended stay for several weeks we felt very comfortable and at home. The cottage was immaculate and the homemade goodies were so kind and thoughtful, even candy for my son! The beds were divine and we slept for later than we should have on several occasions because we were so comfy and cosy. The kitchen was very well equipped and we loved to watch the horses passing by every day...something we will really miss. Thank you for everything Jane and Jeremy. We would love to return one day. Melanie and family - 9th July 2017
This cottage was superb. Rarely does a property live up to the photos on website. Could not fault it in any way. It is the best property we have ever stayed in. Attention to detail was second to none. Would highly recommend it. Mrs A Mole - 8th January 2017
Owner exceedingly helpful - before, during & after our stay - and open to suggestions about certain aspects of the cottage. The welcome basket was a lovely touch! Books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, games, local information, fire fuel - all provided. Such a lotMrs Christine Fitt - 1st January 2017
What a gem of a place! Comfortable, warm, cosy, comforting...everything you could desire, especially in cold weather. I would love to return and enjoy breakfast al fresco on the patio in warmer weather! The welcome basket and milk were a lovely touch. Thank you so much. Excellently equipped in all areas. Cooking was a joy. Thank you to Jane for allowing us to enjoy the delights of Gallowa's Cottage. Zoe and David, Christine and Bob - 28th December 2016
Gallowa's cottage is a lovely, snug hideaway in a stunning part of the country.Mr J Smith - 6th November 2016
We had the most wonderful time. It is a beautiful cottage in a beautiful location.Jamie Smith - 28th October 2016
This really is a lovely cottage- with really well thought out interior! We enjoyed the yummy cake, sweets and dog biscuit. The location is great and we had a lovely walk down to the river and the castle is fab. We really enjoyed our stay. The Keighley Family - 26th August 2016
A lovely warm welcome once we arrived from the owners who showed us around and explained things with the house and local area. Nothing was too much trouble. They've paid attention to small details like providing dog biscuits and sweets for the children. The cottage itself is very clean and comfortable. The kitchen is very well equipped. The racing stables next door is a real treat and a tour is a must for any horse lovers. Raye gave us a magical tour, which our daughter thoroughly enjoyed. There are several waterfalls in the area, Hardraw Scaur waterfall being the highest. Park at The Green Dragon Inn also sell food. We've had an amazing week here. Would love a return visit. Hopefully we'll book here again. Thank you for a lovely stay.The Senbi Family - 14th August 2016
Really enjoyed our holiday here. The cottage is amazing- very quirky and the most well equipped that we have ever stayed in. The beautiful welcome package was much appreciated by all. The children especially enjoyed the sweets! Thank you for a super stay.The Reane Family - 6th August 2016
Really enjoyed our stay- 5 adults, 2 children- lovely house, well appointed and very comfortable. Good location, good walks. Excellent welcome pack, especially the cake! Really enjoyed the luxury coffee- very thoughtful and I much appreciated the sweets for the children! Flowers and plants a lovely touch. All bedrooms lovely- spacious, very comfortable beds. The children loved 'the den'- especially the teddies and books (and the secret door!). Good selection of books, games, DVDs, maps, local info etc. Shower excellent in bathroom. Meal at Richard III was very good. Garden room was enjoyed and ate outside. Kent Family - 29th July 2016

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Area Information

Middleham

The town of Middelham is close by and is well worth a visit for those interested in racehorsing, the town is famous for its stables and you can watch the horses go through the village each morning, heading up to the gallops for their daily exercise. See the largest keep in the north of England at the historic Middleham Castle, the castle dates back to 1190 and was once occupied by King Richard III. The historic market town of Richmond is within a few miles and offers leisure facilities, a swimming pool and cinema. Reeth and Hawes, home to the Wensleydale Creamery, are within a half hour's drive.

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

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: Gallowa's Cottage 

Description: House 

Pre-arrival 

The nearest bus stop is: Middleham 

The nearest train station is: North Allerton 

The nearest food shop is: Middleham, 100 yards 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Middleham, 100 yards 

The nearest petrol is: Leyburn, 2 miles 

Mobility equipment hire is: Northallerton 

Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: Cobbles at the front 

For what sized cars? Large 

Good space to unload once parked? Yes 

Number of spaces available: 2 

The parking surface is: Cobbles 

Distance to the property from the parking: Outside the front door 

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area: 100 Yards 

Is it pay and display? No 

The width of the path to the property is: Open 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: 1 

Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? 2 

The doors widths are: 34? 

Keyhole height: Waist height 

How many steps are there to the entrance: 1 

Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Carpet 

The door widths are: 30? 

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 

Kitchen 

The flooring is: Wooden 

The door widths are: No door 

The worktop height is: 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? 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: 3 

The number of steps between floors is: 12 and 12 

The flooring is:  

The door widths are: 27?, 29?, 30? and 27? 

Bed sizes are:  

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed:  

Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

The door widths are: En suite 32?, main bathroom 30? 

Is there an accessible or adapted WC?:  

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

Is there a ground floor WC?: Yes 

Is there a ground floor bath or shower room?: No 

Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No 

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

The flooring is: vinyl 

Outdoor facilities 

External areas are: firm and stepped 

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 no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas  

General 

Is there a land line for guests to use? No 

Mobile reception details: Variable in the house and good outside 

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)?:  

Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low 

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

Any other information:  

This access statement has been completed by the owner and Ingrid Flute's is not to be held responsible for the content therein. 

 

Holiday Extras

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