Buttercup Cottage

Tosside, Yorkshire Dales

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Set in the heart of picturesque countryside, this former ’byre’ is an ideal bolt hole with original features and surrounded by picturesque gardens.

You can book this property from:

  • £341 per week
  • £49 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 1 single bed


  • Washing machine


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Outdoor storage
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to...?

  • Beach 26 miles
  • Pub 2 miles
  • Shop 2 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • 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

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement


Access Statement


Property Name: Buttercup Farm at Butterfields

Description: Cottage


Pre-arrival and local facilities


Nearest bus stop: Long Preston, 6 miles

Nearest train station: Long Preston, 6 miles

Nearest petrol station: Settle, 10 miles

Mobility equipment hire is: Settle, 10 miles Settle or Skipton

Nearest food shop: Settle, 10 miles

Nearest pub/restaurant: Crow Trees, 2 miles


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available: Private car park

Number of spaces available: 1 or 2

For what sized car: Standard

Parking surface is: Gravel

Is the parking level: Yes

Is there good space to unload once parked: Yes

Distance to property from parking: 50 yards

Distance to nearest public parking area: N/A

Is it pay and display? N/A

The width of the path to the property is: 3-4 feet

The number of steps to the entrance is: Uneven path


Main entrance


How many entrances are there to the property: Standard

Number of steps to the main entrance: 3 small riser

The height of the key hole is: Standard

How many other entrances to the property are there: 1

Door widths are: Standard

Number of steps to the main entrance is: 2

The height of the key hole is: Waist level underneath the handle

How many other entrances to the property are there? 2


Living and dining rooms


Type of flooring: Carpet

Width of doorways: Standard

Is there good space between furniture? No

Is the furniture movable or fixed? Movable




Type of flooring:  Linoleum and large mat

Width of doorways: Standard

Worktop height: Standard

Is oven set high or low? Low

Fridge height: On waist, high shelf

Freezer height: Inside fridge

Is crockery stored in high or low cupboards: Both

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes, which and where?


Bedrooms and landings


How many floors does the property have? 2

Number of steps between floors: 12 with turn

Type of flooring: Carpet

Width of the doorways: Standard

Bed sizes: 3-4ft, 4’6”

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed? Movable


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: Carpet/linoleum

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? Yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? Yes

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? No


Outdoor facilities


External areas are firm, level, sloped, stepped, gravel and grassed

Is permanent seating provided? Yes

Is there outside lighting? Yes

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces? No

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? Yes

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? No

Are there any other hazards? Unfenced, stream in garden




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:stronger upstairs

Closest public telephone is: 1.5 miles

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

Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low

Do you provide specialty 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:  


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


This ‘byre’ conversion is a semi-detached cottage attached to the owner’s farmhouse which dates back to 1668. Set in picturesque gardens and surrounding countryside. Wildlife including otter, water vole, badger and deer and birdlife, kingfisher and Pheasants can be observed alongside the pretty stream in the garden. The cottage has retained some of its original features and has a wealth of history surrounding the property. Located in an AONB, with the Forest of Bowland, the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District to explore. Take a trip on the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway or ride the many mountain bike trails nearby. Buttercup Cottage is ideal for those who love the outdoors or a romantic getaway. From 2020 you can bring your horse on holiday with you, a stable and field is available. Hen Harriers are a new addition to the bird life spotted at Buttercup Cottage.

Front door entrance in to a conservatory.
Conservatory: Dining table, comfortable seating, selection of books and games.
Lounge/Diner: TV with FreeSat, Radio, comfortable seating, dining table, beamed ceiling.
Stairs leading to first floor.
Kitchen: Well equipped kitchen, electric oven and grill, fridge with ice box, microwave and washing machine.
Shower Room: Washbasin, toilet, shower.

Bedroom 1: Double bed, 3 steps to wardrobe.
Bedroom 2: Single bed, built in wardrobe.
Bathroom: Corner bath, wash basin, toilet.

Pets:  Two dogs welcome.
Parking: Parking for 2 cars.
Heating: Oil central heating.
Garden: Surrounded by well-established gardens leading down to a stream, garden furniture available. Secure bicycle storage. 
Short Breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes: Towels and linen are provided. Unlimited Wi-Fi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal available upstairs. There is a stable available and parking for a horse trailer.
Shop: 2 miles Pub: 2 miles.

Gisburn Forest mountain bike trails 3 miles. Secure bike store available


Area Information

The quaint village of Tosside is located between the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Forest of Bowland on the border of North Yorkshire and Lancashire. Only 10 miles from Settle, home of the Settle to Carlisle Railway and 18 miles from lovely market town of Skipton. The village itself boast a pub, The Dog and Partridge and there are plenty of pubs, shops and restaurants just a 10 mile drive away. This area of outstanding natural beauty is a dream for outdoor lovers. To the north of the village there is a nationally recognised nature reserve, and Gisburn Forest offers cycling and walking trails for all abilities. There are plenty of visitor attractions nearby including the spectacular Ingleton Waterfalls, Malham Cove and Gorsdale Scar. Plus the vast and beautiful landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District are only a short drive away.