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Argil Cottage, 4 Star Gold Award, North York Moors

The traditional family cottage
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Kirby Misperton, Malton, North Yorkshire, England
Situated in the heart of rural North Yorkshire, Argil Cottage is a luxury home from home for up to four people. We're in the middle of a quiet village on the stunning Vale of Pickering, within easy reach of the best that North Yorkshire has to offer. The spectacular North York Moors, the Yorkshire Heritage Coast and the outstanding area of natural beauty on the Hambleton Hills are on our doorstep. It's also a great base from which to explore York, Scarborough and Whitby.

At Argil Cottage, we've kept the period features of a traditional detatched village cottage, but equipped it with everything you need to get the best out of your stay. I find the cottage works particularly well for families, with two double and one single bedroom, there's a lot of flexibility. There's also a family bathroom, downstairs WC, fully-equip...
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About the Owner
Kathy W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2011
Interaction with guests
I don't live in the same village as the cottage so I definitely won't be around lots. But I do try to pop in during the week and see how you are getting on and if I can, I'll be there to hand over your keys or see you when you leave. Basically, you've got the place to yourself, but I'd always like to say hello at some point.
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Very nice cottage. Very relaxing and you get everything you need for your holiday. Kathy gave us a warm welcome to make you feel at home. It does feel as your home away from home. We loved the nice views in the garden with the...More

Thank wim v
Inspire398765, VR Owner at Argil Cottage, 4 Star Gold Award, North York Moors, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Oh it was lovely to meet you and it's great to know you enjoyed the cottage and the area. I'm really looking forward to seeing all again next year. Until then, best wishes. Kathy

Reviewed 1 September 2018

We lived in a dream for two weeks. This cottage feels so comfy and cosy. It is a home away from home, equipped with everything you could possibly need. The cottage has an attention to detail including welcome gifts! The kitchen has a relaxing outlook...More

Thank Sandra K
Management response:Responded 2 September 2018

Thank you, guys, for coming to stay (recommended from friends back in Holland). You worked for a day in Pickering to advance your English degree and you even understand Yorkshire English now so you've passed already. See you next year. With love, Kathy

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

Lovely views, immaculate when we arrived, text for when the cottage was ready for us, which was helpful for the journey times. Love that we were next to a field that had horses in. Welcome hamper was a lovely extra touch, fresh free range eggs...More

Thank Laura R
Management response:Responded 29 July 2018

Thanks for bringing your lovely family to stay and I'm glad you enjoyed all this wonderful area has to offer. Hope to see you all again. Many thanks, Kathy

Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No pets of any kind I'm afraid and strictly no smoking in the cottage.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: RM 464 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
We're at the heart of a small, rural village on the Vale of Pickering. The peaceful detatched cottage backs onto farmland, with views across the vale to the moors. The village has a small country pub just a short walk away, and it is a picturesque drive to the attractions of this part of North Yorkshire.
Getting around
Ryedale is a properly rural area, which means that you'll probably want to have a car to see the best of it. There is a mainline station at Malton (which is closest) and then a bus to Great Barugh - although it doesn't run every day. If you were thinking about a car-free stay, bike would be the best bet (possibly with a taxi from the station with your luggage). If you're interested in coming on a cycling holiday or using your bikes as your main means of transport, drop me a line and I'll chat through some ideas. I'm a keen cyclist myself and take my bike to the cottage lots.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Malton: 16.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 48.0 km.
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