Ivy Cottage is a superb cottage dating back over 150 years and situated just off the market place in the centre of Leyburn in the heart of Wensleydale. Sensitively converted and retaining many original features including flagstone floor, exposed beams and original doors the cottage is full of charm and character, beautifully presented by the owners with exact attention to detail. There is a multi-fuel stove in the lounge combined with stylish contemporary furnishings throughout to a high standard creates a truly welcoming place to stay with a warm welcoming ambience it is perfect for a couple, family or friends. The enclosed private walled patio has outdoor lighting, ideal for al-fresco dining on warm summer evenings or to simply relax after a day exploring the delights of the Yorkshire Dales. Excellent walking and cycling starts from the market place and “The Shawl” an escarpment with magnificent views across rolling Wensleydale towards Penhill and the Coverdale hills is easily accessible. Walkers, cyclists, artists and lovers of the countryside will enjoy some of the finest scenery in Yorkshire. Leyburn has a fine selection of individual shops, tearooms, pubs and quality restaurants. Enjoy a leisurely trip along the Wensleydale Railway, visit the magical Forbidden Corner and along the valley is the impressive Bolton Castle and Aysgarth Falls. Middleham, Hawes and Richmond each offer their own unique charm and are just a short drive away
Ground Floor: The accommodation is heated by [gas central heating] and comprises:
Lounge with multi fuel stove, Freeview TV, DVD, CD/radio, iPod docking station.
Kitchen: with designated dining area – Yorkshire flagstone floors and exposed beams, Freeview TV, ceramic hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster and dishwasher.
Utility room with washing machine/tumble dryer.
First Floor: Bedroom 1: with double bed
Bedroom 2: with twin beds
Bedroom 3: with single bed
Bathroom: with freestanding claw foot slipper bath, shower cubicle, WC, basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Initial supply of logs for stove provided (further supplies available locally). Free Wi-Fi internet access available in Leyburn. Lockable bike storage. Enclosed private walled patio (accessed via 4 steps with hand rail), garden furniture, barbeque and outdoor lighting. Two well behaved pets welcome.