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Bricknell Cottages exterior

Bricknell Cottages exterior

Kitchen/dining area

Kitchen/dining area

Living area

Living area

Ground floor bedroom

Ground floor bedroom

En-suite shower

En-suite shower

And so to bed

And so to bed

Welcome to Ethel's Escape

Welcome to Ethel's Escape

Kingsize bed with bath

Kingsize bed with bath

Zip-and-link bedroom

Zip-and-link bedroom

Original features

Original features

Family history

Family history

Entrance to Bricknell

Entrance to Bricknell

Fangfoss church

Fangfoss church

York Minster

York Minster

Whitby

Whitby

Bricknell Cottages exterior

Bricknell Cottages exterior

Kitchen/dining area

Kitchen/dining area

Living area

Living area

Ground floor bedroom

Ground floor bedroom

En-suite shower

En-suite shower

And so to bed

And so to bed

Welcome to Ethel's Escape

Welcome to Ethel's Escape

Kingsize bed with bath

Kingsize bed with bath

Zip-and-link bedroom

Zip-and-link bedroom

Original features

Original features

Family history

Family history

Entrance to Bricknell

Entrance to Bricknell

Fangfoss church

Fangfoss church

York Minster

York Minster

Whitby

Whitby

Ethels Escape

Bricknell Cottages Yorkshire, YO41 5QH

  • Close to York yet a quiet and peaceful getaway
  • WiFi & private landscaped area for each cottage
  • Excellent pub 200m from cottages serving food
  • Games room, table tennis, air hockey & snooker
  • Open all year with midweek & weekends available
  • Quiet, picturesque walks moments from the cottages
    • Sleeps 6Sleeps 6
    • Bedrooms 3Bedrooms 3
    • Bathrooms 3Bathrooms 3
    • Ground floor facilitiesGround floor facilities
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Dines 12Dines 12
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Real fireReal fire
    • VisitEngland 5 star
    • VisitEngland Gold award for excellence

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From £545

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Features

Sleeps 6

Bedrooms 3

Dines 12

Ground floor facilities

Child-Friendly

Games room

Livestock onsite

All Ensuite

Matched bathrooms

Dog Free Cottage

Dog Free Site

Catering available

WiFi

Real fire

About & Contact

A place where our guests cannot stop themselves saying "wow". It is very rustic, is heated by a Ground Source Heat Pump and has many unusual qualities too numerous to mention. It has space, peace and quiet and the ability to open up with Ruby's Retreat to cater for 12 guests. The large dining table and range cooker will cater for all your needs and the bedrooms are something else!

Location & Attractions

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Ethels Escape, Bricknell Cottages

Pear Tree Farm
Fangfoss
York
Yorkshire
YO41 5QH


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Meet the owner

Ros or Gerald Carter

Gerald and Ros operate the cottages alongside the working farm and also an animal grooming supply business, Showtime, which was established in 1992 and runs from the farm office and a converted cattle shed. We moved to Pear Tree Farm in 1957 when my father took over the farm and formed the Bricknell herd of pedigree dairy cattle. In 2004 we made the decision to sell the herd and converted our redundant farm buildings into 4 and 5 star cottages with work being completed in 2009. The old barn and stable are over 300 years old, took a lot of thought and creation to make them into 5 star properties with immense character. They were hard work to renovate but we had a great time and used skills we didn't know we had. We have had so many compliments that it has made it all worthwhile.

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