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Courtyard

Courtyard

squirrel kitchen/dining

squirrel kitchen/dining

Squirrel Living Room

Squirrel Living Room

Squirrel Double Bedroom

Squirrel Double Bedroom

Squirrel Cottage Bathroom

Squirrel Cottage Bathroom

Heated indoor pool

Heated indoor pool

Play Area

Play Area

Lambs on the Farm

Lambs on the Farm

Squirrel Garden

Squirrel Garden

Whitby Harbour

Whitby Harbour

Nearby Sutton Bank and Lake Gormire

Nearby Sutton Bank and Lake Gormire

White Horse

White Horse

York

York

Fountains Abbey

Fountains Abbey

North Yorks Moors Steam Railway

North Yorks Moors Steam Railway

Anyone for Tennis?

Anyone for Tennis?

Aerial shot

Aerial shot

Al Fresco

Al Fresco

Courtyard

Courtyard

squirrel kitchen/dining

squirrel kitchen/dining

Squirrel Living Room

Squirrel Living Room

Squirrel Double Bedroom

Squirrel Double Bedroom

Squirrel Cottage Bathroom

Squirrel Cottage Bathroom

Heated indoor pool

Heated indoor pool

Play Area

Play Area

Lambs on the Farm

Lambs on the Farm

Squirrel Garden

Squirrel Garden

Whitby Harbour

Whitby Harbour

Nearby Sutton Bank and Lake Gormire

Nearby Sutton Bank and Lake Gormire

White Horse

White Horse

York

York

Fountains Abbey

Fountains Abbey

North Yorks Moors Steam Railway

North Yorks Moors Steam Railway

Anyone for Tennis?

Anyone for Tennis?

Aerial shot

Aerial shot

Al Fresco

Al Fresco

Squirrel

Old Oak Cottages Yorkshire, YO7 2BB

  • Exclusive use of indoor heated pool & sauna
  • All weather tennis court, large play area
  • Several local excellent pubs and restaurants
  • Friendly resident owners on hand
  • Incredible location with superb views
  • Cots, highchairs and stair gates available
    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Bathrooms 1Bathrooms 1
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Dines 6Dines 6
    • Owners/Manager onsiteOwners/Manager onsite
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • VisitEngland 4 star
    • VisitEngland Gold award for excellence
    • VisitEngland Rose Award 2018

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From £320

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Features

Sleeps 4

Bedrooms 2

Dines 6

Child-Friendly

Extra baby kit

Outdoor play equipment

Space to play

Livestock onsite

Dog Free Cottage

Supermarket delivery available

Owners/Manager onsite

WiFi

Dedicated Parking

Coal/Log Effect Fire

Barbecue

Indoor shared pool

Outdoor tennis court

Trampoline

Walkable pub

Walkable Fine Dining

About & Contact

Very spacious cottage with magnificent views of the surrounding countryside and the White Horse of Kilburn. Open plan living/dining/kitchen. 2 bedrooms, one double, one twin. Bathroom with bath/shower etc. Original oak beamed ceilings throughout. Large Garden with furniture. Equipped with baby bath, changing mat, toddler step, cot, highchair and stairgate.

Location & Attractions

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  • Heritage
  • Leisure Parks
  • Museums
  • Pub/Restaurant
  • Town
  • Visitors Attraction

Squirrel, Old Oak Cottages

Thwaites Lane
Little Thirkleby
Thirsk
Yorkshire
YO7 2BB

The Black Swan Oldstead, YO61 4BL

Michelin Star Restaurant

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Thirsk Market Town

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

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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, an Estate Agent 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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