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Garden Cottage

Garden Cottage offers the best of town and country – just 5-minutes walk to Richmond Market Place and 5-minutes to riverside and woodland walks.  South-facing, the cottage Sleeps 6 in three bedrooms. Children welcome.  One or two dogs stay at no extra charge. Private, secure garden. Off-street parking for two cars.

VisitEngland 4 star gold and prestigious Rose award in 2022.

Please see calendar for available dates and tariff for prices.

Lovingly and beautifully renovated and decorated, Garden Cottage is conveniently set between the edge of the old part of town and the lovely Swaledale countryside. A short stroll down the hill brings you to walks by the River Swale and through the woods. The cottage is rated Visit England 4-star gold with a prestigious Rose award given in 2022.

Situated in the historic market town of Richmond, North Yorkshire, Garden Cottage is within a few minutes’ walk of the Market Place with its interesting independent shops, restaurants, tea rooms and pubs. It is a hop, skip and a jump into the Yorkshire Dales National Park – voted No. 1 Travellers’ Choice of the World’s National Parks on TripAdvisor 2021.

The Georgian Theatre Royal is the oldest working theatre in England in its original form. Take a tour – fascinating – and enjoy performances in this tiny theatre. Also in the town are the Green Howards Regimental Museum, Richmond Castle, Richmondshire Museum, Easby Abbey and the converted Victorian station, which houses three cinema screens, artisan shops and a popular café bar.

This pretty, Victorian gardener’s cottage stands in the former kitchen garden of Yorke House. The south-facing, enclosed garden gives spectacular views of Richmond Castle and Billy Banks Woods. Guests are invited through the picket gate to explore the owners’ 1-acre award winning garden.

Views east are of Richmond Castle and the magnificent Norman keep – rise early to see the sun piercing the great, arched window.

The cottage front door opens into a stone flagged passage leading to the garden and well-fitted kitchen, lounge/dining room and downstairs loo. A door from the kitchen leads upstairs to en-suite master bedroom, second double, twin and family bathroom with bath and separate shower.

In the cosy lounge/ dining room you’ll find a piano (regularly tuned) Wi-fi, TV/DVD, Radio/CD, Ipod Dock. The cottage’s secure stone corridor can accommodate bike, boots, coats and pushchair and is a great place for damp dogs to dry off.

Outside the pretty, enclosed, south-facing garden has patio table and chairs, lawn with superb Monkey-Puzzle tree, roses, apple trees and flowery borders – perfect for evening drinks, dining al fresco or just a laze with a good book!

Children are welcome and there are no extra charges for 1 or 2 well-mannered pooches.

We offer weekly lets, Friday to Friday and short breaks are available during quieter periods. 4 nights are available from Fridays or Mondays; 3 nights from Fridays or Tuesdays. Please email or telephone to discuss.

Bookings are made direct with us, meaning no booking fees.

Please call or email for personal service, good, local knowledge for free and better prices. After all, we know more about our cottage and Richmond than anybody else!

Telephone: 01748 825525 / 07740 927 608   Email: marcia@yorkshirecountryholidays.co.uk

 

 

 

 

Entrance to Garden Cottage is from the drive, which is shared with the owners, who live next door. The drive has a slight slope. Guests may unload at the front door and park further up the drive.

The entrance passage is level with one step down into garden and 1 step up into kitchen.

Downstairs loo & living room level from kitchen.

Stairs to first floor from kitchen have turn at bottom, then handrail to top.

3 Bedrooms and bathroom on one level at first floor.
En suite bathroom has shower over bath-tub

Twin bedroom has a step up at the foot of the beds.

'Lip' to step over into shower.

One step out of the French windows in the living room onto a paved area that accesses the path.

There are no steps in the garden, which slopes gently down. The patio area is flat.

The washing machine and freezer are in external rooms to the rear of the cottage.

Garden Cottage is situated half way up a hill.

 

Prices for 2024

2024 7 nights 6 nights 5 nights 4 nights 1/2/3 nights
2024
Fri 31 May - Thurs 18 July
1,190
1,190
1,190
952
952
Fri 19 July - Thurs 1 Aug
1,280
1,280
1,280
1,024
1,024
Friday 2 August - Thursday 29 August
1,280
1,280
1,280
1,024
1,024
Fri 30 Aug - Thurs 24 Oct
1,190
1190
1,190
952
952
Fri 25 Oct - Thurs 31 Oct
1,024
1,024
1,024
819
819
Fri 1 Nov - Thurs 19 Dec
755
755
755
604
604
Fri 20 Dec - Thurs 2 Jan 2025
1,280
1,280
1,280
1,024
1,024
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