Wren Cottage

Middleham, Yorkshire Dales

  • 4 Star
  • A cosy one bedroomed cottage in Middleham close to the historic castle and pubs, ideally located for exploring the Yorkshire Dales.


You can book this property from:

  • £371 per week
  • £53 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Washing machine


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Garden or courtyard
  • On-street parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 58 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • 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.

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: Wren Cottage 

Description: House 



The nearest bus stop is: Hawes, 200 yards 

The nearest train station is: Northallerton, 21 miles 

The nearest food shop is: Middleham, 100 yards 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Middleham, 100 yards 

The nearest petrol is: Leyburn, 2.1 miles 

Mobility equipment hire is: Northallerton, 21 miles 


Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: On the market square 50 meters away 

For what sized cars? Large

Good space to unload once parked? Yes 

Number of spaces available: plenty 

The parking surface is: cobbles 

Distance to the property from the parking: 50 meters

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area: 50 meters 

Is it pay and display? Free parking

The width of the path to the property is: Open wide 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: 0 


Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? 1 

The doors widths are: 32? 

Keyhole height: Shoulder 

How many steps are there to the entrance: 2 


Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Laminate and rug 

The door widths are: 53? 

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 



The flooring is: Laminate 

The door widths are: Open plan 

The worktop height is: Waist 

Is the oven set high or low? Low 

The fridge height is: Low 

The freezer height is: N/A 

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: 29? 

Bed sizes are: 4'6?  

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable 


Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

The door widths are: 29? 

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 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: Laminate 


Outdoor facilities 

External areas are level and gravel 

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 barrier to entry into any part of the garden  

There are no any other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas  



Is there a land line for guests to use? No 

Mobile reception details: 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 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. 





Wren Cottage is a quirky character cottage and is located in the racing town of Middleham in the Yorkshire Dales and is a couple of minutes' walk from Castle and the popular pubs, tea rooms in the market square.  This quaint cottage has a cosy lounge with electric wood burning effect stove in the lounge, ceiling beams and window seats in the bedroom giving the cottage a lovely cosy feel.  There is a small seating area to the front of the cottage where you can sit out and enjoy the sunshine. Wren cottage is an ideal property from where to enjoy all that the Yorkshire Dales has to offer. Your four legged friend will have some doggie treats to enjoy.

Door to kitchen stairs to first floor.
Kitchen: Electric hob, oven, grill, fridge with icebox, microwave, washing machine, freezer.
Lounge: Feature fireplace with electric effect wood burning stove, smart TV the owner will provide a guest ID for Netflix, comfortable sofa, chair, blue tooth speaker, dining table and chairs.

Bedroom 1:
Double bed, fitted wardrobe, window seats, chest of drawers, beamed ceiling.
Bathroom: Electric shower, washbasin, toilet.

Pets: One pet welcome.
Parking: Free parking in the market square 50 yards away.
Heating: Electric central heating, electric wood burning effect stove.
Garden/Patio:  Small gravel area to the front of the cottage.
Short Breaks: Short breaks accepted at this property. 
Notes: Towels are provided. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is variable. 


Area Information


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.