Nestled away in a converted school house, in the charming village of West Witton, 3, School House is the perfect destination for guests wanting to really enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. All on one level, guests will find the ground floor wing of the old village school easy to navigate - it has two bedrooms, one with a kingsize bed (can be twin) and another compact double bedroom. The living room has two front windows looking up to Pen Hill.
Perfect for walkers, ramblers, nature lovers and cyclists there are numerous walks that lead directly from the village and out through some of the most magnificent countryside that the county has to offer passing through many of the traditional dales villages such as West Burton and Bainbridge. West Witton itself is home to The Wensleydale Heifer, a multi award-winning gastro pub and there is also a friendly local pub, the Fox and Hounds and a village shop selling freshly baked pies and cakes. A little further afield but still only a short drive is the magnificent Aysgarth Falls, Castle Bolton, Constable Burton Hall and Gardens, Middleham Castle and Hawes. Only 5 miles away, is the historic village of Middleham. The castle of Middleham has the largest castle keep in the north of England and was once the home of Richard III. The popular market town of Leyburn is also only 4 miles away and has a weekly market where local produce and arts and crafts are often sold. With an abundance of tea shops, cafes, restaurants, shops and even a local butcher, chocolate shop and brewery, Leyburn has everything. Hawes is also close by, and offers a weekly market. Perfect for families too, with the Wensleydale steam railway stopping at nearby Redmire as well as Leyburn and takes in some of the most fabulous scenery along the way. Also ideal for guests with a sense of adventure, the Forbidden Corner attraction is just a few miles away and offers a fabulous day out in this magical folly full of surprises. A little further afield, York and Harrogate are 1¼ hours’ drive, and Richmond and Ripon are half an hour away. Very well presented, light and airy throughout, 3, School House is the perfect hoilday base for those looking to explore Wensleydale. Shop, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.
Ground Floor: All on the ground floor:
Living room: With electric stove, 30" Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen: With microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle (no toilet).
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi. included. Welcome pack. Outside seating area with garden furniture. Parking for 2 cars. No smoking.