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Gunpowder House

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East Barnby, near Whitby, Yorkshire
Grade 0 Star rating
Sleeps4
Bedrooms2
Bathrooms1
Pets 1
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Description

There’s plenty here to keep the whole family entertained with a games room for rainy days and just 4 miles from historic Whitby.

With sprawling cottage gardens and affording panoramic country side views this former gunpowder store sits in an elevated position within the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Take one of the many bridlepath walks from the doorstep. The ideal holiday location to explore both the East and North Yorkshire Coast being just 2 miles from Sandsend and 4 miles from the ancient seaport of Whitby, renowned for its connections with Captain James Cook and Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Golf close by. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

Ground Floor:
Living room: With open fire, TV and DVD with a selection of DVDs.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and wooden floor.
Conservatory/utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and sloping ceiling.
Bathroom: With shower over corner bath, and toilet.

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial fuel for open fire included. Travel cot and highchair. Games room with table tennis and dart board. Enclosed garden with patio, garden furniture and barbecue. Private parking for 2 cars. 1 dog welcome to be kept on a lead at all times (sheep country). No smoking. Please note: This property sleeps a maximum of 4 guests including children/babies.

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Features

  • Barbecue
    Barbecue
  • Bike Store
    Bike Store
  • Detached Property
    Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
    Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
    Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
    Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Open Fire
    Open Fire
  • Romantic Getaways
    Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Coastal within 3 miles
    Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
    Coastal within 5 miles
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    04/03/2018
    Confirmed guest, 24/02/2018
    This was the most fantastic get-a-way cottage. Completely private, stunningly beautiful and well equipped. We watched the sunrise on the garden bench overlooking the hills (in Feb with blankets!). Strolled around the local area. 10-15 minutes drive to Whitby wich was so pretty. We had a fantastic stay. Comfy bed, great house. All house instructions were clear in the welcome basket we received. Would stay here again & recommend to friends. Thanks for a great little break! :) Pam.


  • 10

    17/02/2018
    Confirmed guest, 12/02/2018
    Be prepared for some peace n quiet!! Over the moon with this find, cant rate this cottage any higher for value for money, clean, comfortable, cosy. Warm welcome with a special touch from hosts leaving a welcome basket of local goodies n wine. Short drive to coast, but beautiful surroundings and views from every window. 10 out of 10


  • 8

    02/12/2017
    Confirmed guest, 01/12/2017
    This is the fourth visit to this cottage, but will not be going again - at this time of year the weather was snowy and getting to and from the car was difficult it is not possible to get the car very close to the house which makes loading and unloading difficult. Also on our last visit in March the DVD would not work, this time with the longer dark evenings we took some DVDs to watch, but again it would not work a DVD is advertised as being in the property (we had to cut our week short as there was no electricity for the last two days)


  • 8

    25/11/2017
    Confirmed guest, 24/11/2017
    Cottage very clean, warm and comfortable. WiFi would improve. And an update on TV for dark nights limited channels and DVD facility would not play. Stayed at cottage before and would certainly use again.


  • 10

    02/11/2017
    Confirmed guest, 20/10/2017
    Had another great weeks holiday at Gunpowder House,we will definitely be booking to stay again for a 3rd year.Its very cosy and clean with lovely views and plenty of wildlife to be seen,its rural but only a ten minute ride into Whitby.It as pleanty on nice little walks around the cottage area especially if you take your dog it's ideal and very much value for money.


  • 10

    08/10/2017
    Confirmed guest, 06/10/2017
    The cottage was in an ideal location for us as it was quiet, and the local area, was very scenic. Gunpowder House was very comfortable and well equipped


  • 7

    04/06/2017
    Confirmed guest, 02/06/2017
    Good location for exploring. Disappointed enclosed garden not secure and paths to cottage from drive not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties


  • 10

    25/05/2017
    Confirmed guest, 12/05/2017
    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay,it was very relaxing,we would not hesitate to return.


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