Olde Skipton Cottage is over 700 years old, with picturesque views and rambling walks on its doorstep. Perfect for families, groups, and friends. Idyllic location in the heart of Yorkshire countryside, close to Historic Skipton and local villages with cosy pubs. Having a stunning location and interior with lots of space. Large bedrooms, huge Barn Lounge and a well equipped kitchen with a log fire/stove. Lots to see and do in the surrounding areas. The Gateway to the Dales at its finest.
Olde Skipton Cottage dates back over 700 years. The cottage has the benefit of a well appointed large breakfast kitchen with a 5 burner hob and electric oven, dishwasher, fridge freezer and wood burning stove (with wood supplied for guests) and ample crockery, cutlery, glasses, pans and cookware. There are 2 spacious cottage bedrooms for your use in this area (1 twin and 1 double) and a bathroom with shower. There is also a library room, a second shower room and utility room with a washing machine, dryer and iron (also housing another WC).The property also has a barn conversion attached to it with a large Barn Lounge, having a small conservatory area. There is another large double room located in this area for your use (there are a total of 3 bedrooms in this area - the largest one only is for guests use).
The property has beautiful, large gardens, which has a pond (fenced)and is a haven for wildlife. You are surrounded by fields and picturesque Yorkshire countryside with stunning views. The garden has terraced areas, seating and tables, and a gas BBQ for your use.
The property has been decorated using products with a minimum of chemicals and has hardly any disturbance from electro-magnetic fields (EMFs). During the renovation and building process, wherever possible, natural materials without petrochemicals have been used.
We also have solar panels to the roof of the cottage, which provide us with hot water (we also have oil fired central heating and water heating).
There is ample parking for cars.
Zugang für Gäste
Olde Skipton Cottage comprises part of a larger property. The areas guests can access are outlined above - the cottage kitchen, 3 bedrooms(2 cottage, 1 Barn), a shower room and a bathroom, library, utility room, dining room and the Barn Lounge.. Access to all of the surrounding gardens. Use of all parking areas.
Interaktion mit Gästen
You will be welcomed to the property by the Housekeepers or the owner. You will have email and telephone support from booking to departure.
We can help you plan your visit, from recommendations of places to eat, to researching local attractions for you.
Weitere wichtige Infos
The property has stairs to the bedrooms. Due to the historic age of the cottage and the barn conversion, the property is on different levels and there are some stairs/steps from the kitchen to the dining room and to the Barn Lounge. There are also stairs to all bedroom areas. This is a consideration for guests with mobility problems.
The property is located on a hillside.
We are a non-smoking household, and Olde Skipton Cottage is a perfect non-allergy environment so pets are not allowed. (We can recommend local kennels upon request).
Your stay includes: bedding, towels, toilet rolls, shampoo, conditioner and shower gel, logs.
- We are a shoes-off household, please bring your slippers
Best-selling author on healthy living; great hostess & celebrated vegetarian cook and women's advocate with global radio show. I love my native Yorkshire and enjoy returning to my home town of Scarborough, Queen of the Yorkshire Coast. I recently moved back to full-time living in Skipton after 30 years in London. My favourite places to travel are Sydney and San Francisco and I do my best to visit them every year.