Wagtail Cottage

Tosside, Yorkshire Dales

  • 3 Star Gold
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You can book this property from:

  • £722 per week
  • £103 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

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


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 26 miles
  • Pub 4 miles
  • Shop 4 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Tennis court

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 16:00
  • Check out: 09:30



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement


Access Statement


Property Name: Wagtails

Description: House


Pre-arrival and local facilities


Nearest bus stop: Settle, 8 miles

Nearest train station: Settle, 8 miles

Nearest petrol station: Settle, 8 miles

Nearest food shop: Settle, 8 miles

Nearest pub/restaurant: Spread Eagle, Sawley, 6 miles


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available: On-site

Number of spaces available: 2/3

For what sized car: Any

Parking surface is: Gravel

Is the parking level: Slight slope

Is there good space to unload once parked: Yes

Distance to property from parking: 6m

Distance to nearest public parking area: 

Is it pay and display? 

The width of the path to the property is: 1.2m

The number of steps to the entrance is: 0


Main entrance


The main entrance door width is: 760mm

Number of steps to the main entrance: 1

The height of the key safe is:  

The height of the key hole is: 900mm

How many other entrances to the property are there: 1


Living and dining rooms


Type of flooring: Carpet

Width of doorways: 760mm

Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture movable or fixed? Movable




Type of flooring:  Laminate

Width of doorways: 760mm

Worktop height: 900mm

Is oven set high or low? Low

Fridge height: 900-1800mm

Freezer height: 900mm

Is crockery stored in high or low cupboards: 

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes, which and where?  No


Bedrooms and landings


How many floors does the property have? 2

The number of steps between floors is 12

The flooring is carpet/laminate

The door widths are 760mm

Bed sizes are: 2’6”, 4’6”

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: Vinyl

Width of the doorways: 760mm

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: Gravel

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? No

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

Are there any other hazards? 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: 

Closest public telephone is: 

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 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:  


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


Tucked away in peaceful countryside on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, close to Gisburn Forest with its mountain bike tracks and walking routes, Wagtail Cottage is situated at the end of a half mile private road. This comfortable cottage is one of a small group of properties surrounded by open farmland situated within the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The cottage offers comfortable accommodation for families and groups of friends, with plenty of outdoor space to relax in. The shared games room includes snooker, table football, table tennis and darts, and there is an indoor swimming pool and a tennis court.

Wagtail Cottage adjoins Jenny Wren (DS098) and there is an adjoining door linking the two properties, making this ideal accommodation for groups of ten people when booked together (See Cuckoo's Nest, DS103).

 Log burning stove - complimentary basket of logs provided (October-Easter) additional logs can be purchased on site. Leather sofa, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod docking station.  Door to private patio and shared garden.
Dining Kitchen: Table and chairs (seats up to 10  people). Fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, electric cooker, dishwasher, microwave.
Bathroom: Bath, shower, toilet and washbasin.

Bedroom 1:
Double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Cloakroom: Toilet and washbasin.

Pets: Two pets welcome (to be kept on leads within the cottage complex grounds).
Parking: Ample parking.
Heating: Full central heating.
Garden: Private patio with furniture and barbecue, shared gardens.
Short Breaks: Not accepted at peak times.

Notes: Towels are provided. Cot and high chair available. Cot bedding provided. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. The swimming pool is open 8.00 am to 9.00 pm every day.

Pub & Shop: 4 miles. 


We had a wonderful holiday and didn't want for anything

Ms Margaret K,


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.