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Badger Living Room

Badger Living Room

Badger Dining Table

Badger Dining Table

Heated indoor pool

Heated indoor pool

Kitchen through to the dining area

Kitchen through to the dining area

Badger King Bedroom

Badger King Bedroom

Badger Super King Bedroom

Badger Super King Bedroom

Badger En-suite Bathroom

Badger En-suite Bathroom

En suite bathroom to king-size bedroom

En suite bathroom to king-size bedroom

Adjoining luxury suite

Adjoining luxury suite

Badger Twin Room

Badger Twin Room

Badger Family Bathroom

Badger Family Bathroom

Garden and seating area

Garden and seating area

Anyone for Tennis?

Anyone for Tennis?

Play Area

Play Area

Old Oak Cottages - typical view from cottages

Old Oak Cottages - typical view from cottages

The Shambles, York

The Shambles, York

Walk on Sutton Bank

Walk on Sutton Bank

Knaresborough

Knaresborough

Helmsley

Helmsley

York

York

Badger Living Room

Badger Living Room

Badger Dining Table

Badger Dining Table

Heated indoor pool

Heated indoor pool

Kitchen through to the dining area

Kitchen through to the dining area

Badger King Bedroom

Badger King Bedroom

Badger Super King Bedroom

Badger Super King Bedroom

Badger En-suite Bathroom

Badger En-suite Bathroom

En suite bathroom to king-size bedroom

En suite bathroom to king-size bedroom

Adjoining luxury suite

Adjoining luxury suite

Badger Twin Room

Badger Twin Room

Badger Family Bathroom

Badger Family Bathroom

Garden and seating area

Garden and seating area

Anyone for Tennis?

Anyone for Tennis?

Play Area

Play Area

Old Oak Cottages - typical view from cottages

Old Oak Cottages - typical view from cottages

The Shambles, York

The Shambles, York

Walk on Sutton Bank

Walk on Sutton Bank

Knaresborough

Knaresborough

Helmsley

Helmsley

York

York

Badger (for 8 guests)

Old Oak Cottages Yorkshire, YO7 2BB

This combined cottage is made up of 2 cottages

  • Several local excellent pubs and restaurants
  • Exclusive use of indoor heated pool and sauna
  • All weather tennis court, large play area
  • Friendly resident owners on hand
  • Incredible location with superb views
  • Cots, highchairs and stair gates available
    • Sleeps 8Sleeps 8
    • Bedrooms 4Bedrooms 4
    • Bathrooms 4Bathrooms 4
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • WiFiWiFi
    • ParkingParking
    • Owners/Manager onsiteOwners/Manager onsite
    • Covid Refund GuaranteeCovid Refund Guarantee
    • Visit England 5 star graded
    • VisitEngland Gold Award
    • M1 Limited mobility: can climb a flight of stairs, but banisters or grip handles would make this easier
    • VisitEngland Rose Award 2018

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Features

Sleeps 8

Sleeps 8

Bedrooms 4

Bedrooms 4

Bathrooms 4

Bathrooms 4

Dines 8

Dines 8

Dog Free Cottage

Dog Free Cottage

WiFi

WiFi

Parking

Parking

Pool - indoor, shared

Pool - indoor, shared

Enclosed Garden

Enclosed Garden

Pub (within 1 mile)

Pub (within 1 mile)

Sauna

Sauna

EV charging onsite

EV charging onsite

Child-Friendly

Child-Friendly

Extra baby kit

Extra baby kit

Outdoor play equipment

Outdoor play equipment

Space to play

Space to play

Livestock onsite

Livestock onsite

Outdoor tennis court

Outdoor tennis court

Barbecue

Barbecue

Gas / electric fire

Gas / electric fire

Trampoline

Trampoline

Fine dining (within 1 mile)

Fine dining (within 1 mile)

Fine dining (within 10 miles)

Fine dining (within 10 miles)

Supermarket delivery available

Supermarket delivery available

Hypoallergenic bedding option

Hypoallergenic bedding option

Matched bathrooms

Matched bathrooms

Credit cards accepted

Credit cards accepted

Owners/Manager onsite

Owners/Manager onsite

Covid Refund Guarantee

Covid Refund Guarantee

About & Contact

Luxury self-catering cottage for families

Badger cottage, for sleeping up to 8 guests, is Badger main cottage sleeping 6 (room for a cot) plus the extra one bedroom adjoining suite which has its own separate entrance. No interconnecting door, this takes the capacity of the cottage up to 8 guests (plus cot) in 4 bedrooms. 4 Bathrooms (2 en suite) The main cottage has a huge entrance hallway with hand-made locally crafted feature oak staircase. Large open plan living/dining room with French windows leading onto a private patio and secure garden with furniture. Fully equipped kitchen. Utility room with washing machine, tumble drier and freezer. Downstairs shower room.

Upstairs there is a master bedroom with king-size bed and en suite bathroom. Also, two very pretty spacious twin bedrooms and a family bathroom (one of the twin bedrooms has the option to be made up as a twin bed or a super king bed). Lovely views of surrounding countryside.

Well equipped for children and babies/toddlers, including travel cot, highchair, stair gate, baby changing mat, baby bath, baby monitor, night light and toddler step.

The fourth bedroom is in the adjoining one bedroom luxury suite, taking the sleeping capacity for Badger to 8 guests plus cot. The suite comprises of large bedroom with king-size bed, comfy sofa/chair, large flat screen TV, drinks fridge, tea/coffee making facilities, WiFi, large en suite shower room, walk in wardrobe. The suite is next door to Badger, has its own separate entrance and is not let with any other cottage. ideal for couples, grandparents, etc. who like to have their own space! yet still very close to the main cottage. There are no cooking facilities in the suite.

A most idyllic and relaxing setting, yet perfectly situated for exploring all that Yorkshire has to offer - Moors, Dales and Coast, together with the beautiful city of York and many pretty market towns and villages, all within easy reach. Within a short drive, you will discover a wealth of attractions to visit, including the National Trust's Beningbrough Hall.

Badger cottage is situated on the well kept 350-acre farm with walks from your doorstep, this lovely setting is complemented by our excellent, exclusive leisure facilities - indoor heated pool, spa bath, sauna, all weather tennis court and play area.

Great care has been taken during the renovation of the cottages to retain many original features - beautiful old timbers, beamed ceilings and mellow brick. All cottages are equipped to the very highest standard and we ensure our maintenance and housekeeping are of the very highest level.

Member since 2004

Tel:+44 (0)1845 501258

Tel:+44 (0)7834 412165

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Old Oak Cottages
Yorkshire, YO7 2BB

Location & Attractions

Select categories to explore all attractions

  • Cycling Cycling
  • Gardens Gardens
  • Golf Golf
  • Heritage Heritage
  • Leisure Parks Leisure Parks
  • Museums Museums
  • Pub/Restaurant Pub/Restaurant
  • Town Town
  • Visitors Attraction Visitors Attraction

Badger (for 8 guests), Old Oak Cottages

Thwaites Lane
Little Thirkleby
Thirsk
Yorkshire
YO7 2BB

Visitors Attraction Newby Hall

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Golf Thirsk Golf club

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Museums Thirsk Museum

Historic home filled with memorabelia of local life, commerce, farming and cricket

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Pub/Restaurant Old Oak Tree, South Kilvington

Good pub and restaurant, good food, welcoming hosts, child friendly.

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Golf Easingwold Golf Club

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Gardens Yorkshire Lavender

Lovley lavender gardens

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Gardens Harlow Carr Gardens

Famous gardens in Harrogate, complete with a Bettys tea room

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Visitors Attraction beningborough Hall

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Visitors Attraction Nunnington Hall

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Cycling Dalby Forest

amazing place to visit and cycle, Good tracks etc for all abilities

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Museums Ryedale Folk Museum

Unique glimpse of the past - fascinating

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Museums Castle Museum, York

Best day out in history

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Heritage Jorvik Viking Centre

Historic Viking Museum

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Town City of York

You'll fall in love with York from the moment you arrive. Rich ancient history, romantic ambience, quaint cobbled streets, iconic York Minster, fun activities. York is a flourishing city just 25 mins from Old Oak Cottages.

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Pub/Restaurant The Carlton Inn, Carlton Husthwaite.

A quintessential English Pub and Restaurant with a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. The Carlton Inn is the place to visit, serving freshly prepared, locally sourced food at reasonable prices.

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Leisure Parks Lightwater Valley, Ripon. HG4 3HT

Lightwater Valley is home to superb roller-coasters, water slides, swing rides, adventure playground etc etc, Mini Adventure area for little ones. There's so mcuh to do the whole family will enjoy!

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Heritage Fountains Abbey, Ripon. HG4 3DY

World Heritage site set in 800 acres. Magnificent 12th Century abbey ruins. Beautiful landscaped Water Garden, with statues, follies and amazing views. Medieval Deer Park. A great day out for all the family...

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Museums York Railway Museum

A must visit for adults and children (especially for train enthusiasts!)

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Pub/Restaurant Bettys, Northallerton

Famous tea rooms in Northallerton, a must visit!

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Pub/Restaurant The Stapylton Arms, Wass

Great pub and restaurant, cosy, log fires, superb hosts, Famous for its Scampi - as recommended by celebrity chef James Martin!

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Pub/Restaurant The White Swan, Ampleforth

Award winning pub/restaurant, great food and hosts.

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Pub/Restaurant The Fauconberg Arms, Cowold

Country pub ,good food, good welcome, cosy log fires, dog friendly

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Heritage Helmsley Castle

Castle in the centre of pretty market town

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Heritage Rievaulx Abbey

Abbey ruins and temples

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Heritage Byland Abbey

Abbey Ruins

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Town Harrogate

Famous Spa Town, Stay Gardens, Fabulous shopping and excellent restaurants, pubs, tea rooms includidng the famous Bettys

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Museums World of James Herriot, Thirsk. YO7 1PL

Come and see where James Herriot, the world's most famous vet,lived, worked and relaxed.See his home and surgery in Thirsk. See what like was like when James was a vet in Yorkshire.

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Town Helmsley

Lovley small market town, voted Britain's best market town.

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Town Northallerton

Charming market town, good shopping.

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Visitors Attraction Bird of Prey Centre

Multi award winning Bird of Prey Centre in Helmsley

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Visitors Attraction Eden Camp War Museum

War museum

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Leisure Parks Flamingo Land

Leisur Park, plety of rides for all ages, zoo, restaurants etc

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Visitors Attraction Monk Park Farm

Family Attraction, animal farm, very popular. Play Area and Cafe.

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Visitors Attraction The Forbidden Corner

A tourist visitor attraction unlike anywhere that you have been before, ideal for the adventurers and those young at heart!

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Pub/Restaurant The Black Swan Oldstead, YO61 4BL

Michelin Star Restaurant

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Town Thirsk Market Town

Pretty Market Town with a variety of shops, restaurants etc. Popular Racecourse. James Herriot Museum

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Visitors Attraction Castle Howard, Near York. YO60 7DA

'One of the World's Top Ten Greatest Mansions and Grand Houses. A magnificent 18th Century residence set within 1,000 acres of breathtaking landscape in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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Meet the owner

Amanda or John Tattersall

John and Amanda own and run Old Oak Cottages and have two grown up daughters - Amy, who is now involved with the running of Old Oak Cottages and is very much 'hands on' and Rosie, who is an Actuary. We are committed to providing an excellent holiday experience, from initial enquiry right through to the end of the stay with us. We live on site and are able to offer advice on many things ... places to visit, restaurants to choose, plus we will always offer help should any problems occur. We offer all our guests a truly warm Yorkshire welcome - we are passionate about all that Yorkshire has to offer and are proud to live in such a beautiful area and want to share it with our visitors.

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