This stunning detached and spacious four bedroom 19th century cottage is ideally situated on the edge of the lovely village of Darley in Nidderdale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and only a short drive from the Spa town of Harrogate. It is ideal for country lovers, or conference delegates who want to escape from the hustle and bustle of the Conference centre. The popular Wellington Inn is just a short walk away.
The cottage offers nearly 1700 square feet of internal space with a gravel drive suitable for up to four vehicles. Up three steps to the front door where the hallway leads to a cosy family snug with surround sound TV/DVD, sofa, books and games for guest use. Cloakroom with toilet and basin, coat and boot storage. Up three steps to a gorgeous beamed central dining hall, with French antique furniture, original parquet floor and window seat. Stunning kitchen with stone flagged flooring, granite work surfaces, AGA (also combi oven with microwave/grill/oven) and generous cupboard space.
Beamed living room with multi fuel stove, stone hearth, TV/DVD and three comfortable sofas, leading to sunroom with occasional furniture and french windows and magnificent views over the south-west facing half-acre garden, which catches the sun throughout the day and evening.
Upstairs to four bedrooms all overlooking the Dale, with Hypnos mattresses and beautifully crafted furniture. Master bedroom with 6ft super king sized bed (can be 2 singles on request). Bedroom 2 a twin room. Bedroom 3 a double room with en-suite shower, basin, toilet and heated towel rail. Bedroom 4 a double bedroom.Stylish house bathroom with roll top bath and walk-in shower, basin, toilet and heated towel rail. Guests can use one of the out buildings for storage and there is also a garden furniture store.
Gas central heating. Wood burning stove with wood available for first fire (more can be purchased locally). Free WiFi. AGA. Combination microwave, large fridge/freezer & dishwasher. Washing machine & separate dryer. TV & DVD. Hair dryer in main bedroom. All fuel, linen and towels included in the rent. Ample parking for 4 cars but please note that the Owner requires occasional access to a locked garage. No children under 12 please. Patio area with outside furniture. Extensive grassy area for picnics. Please bring own barbeque. Sorry no pets. Short breaks available. Alarm code will be provided for guest use. Strictly no smoking.
Damage/breakages bond of £100 will be payable on each booking returned by owner after departure inspection.