Paved area in front | The Forge - Mackinder Farms, Brayton, Selby
Welcoming living area with wood burner | The Forge - Mackinder Farms, Brayton, Selby
Brayton, Selby

The Forge

  • Sleeps up to 4
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 1 pet allowed
Hot Tub
Car parking on site


out of 5

With golf, fishing, walking and cycling nearby, guests will be spoilt for choice for activities to do!
step to entrance (with ramp access).
Ground Floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area: Freeview TV, DVD Player, Woodburner
Dining area.
Kitchen area: Electric Cooker, Fridge/Freezer
Bedroom 1: Double (4ft 6in) Bed Ensuite: Bath With Shower Over, Toilet
Bedroom 2: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds Ensuite: Cubicle Shower, Toilet
Electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Underfloor central heating included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Laundry room with coin-operated washing machine and tumble dryer (shared with other properties on-site). Enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. 5-acre landscaped grounds (shared with other properties on-site). Hot tub for 4 (private). Electric car charging point. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a borehole, the grounds border a canal and there is a £200 security deposit for any non-family or couples bookings.
Welcome to Mackinder Farms, your gateway to a delightful escape in the heart of Yorkshire, where the charming villages of Leighton, Brayton, and Selby offer a tapestry of experiences waiting to be explored. Nestled amidst the tranquil Yorkshire countryside, our collection of holiday properties ensures a memorable retreat filled with adventure, history, and natural beauty. Leighton’s Rural Tranquility: Begin your journey in Leighton, where the rolling hills and meandering lanes beckon you to explore the unspoiled countryside. Lace-up your hiking boots for invigorating walks through this picturesque village, with its thatched cottages and rustic charm. Don’t forget to capture the stunning views and perhaps enjoy a picnic in one of the lush meadows.
Brayton’s Riverside Bliss: Just a stone’s throw away lies Brayton, a quaint village nestled alongside the River Aire. Here, you can bask in the peaceful ambience while indulging in riverside strolls or trying your hand at fishing. The picturesque Brayton Barff woodland, with its ancient trees and abundant wildlife, offers a serene setting for a leisurely afternoon.
Selby’s Historical Allure: Venture further to Selby, a town steeped in history and home to the impressive Selby Abbey, a magnificent example of medieval architecture. Explore the town’s vibrant market square, brimming with local produce, arts, and crafts. Selby’s rich heritage comes to life in its museums, including the Selby District Heritage Centre, offering a glimpse into the town’s past. Outdoor Adventures: Yorkshire’s stunning countryside is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. Cyclists can pedal along scenic routes like the Trans Pennine Trail, while hikers can explore the picturesque landscapes of the Selby District. For water lovers, the River Ouse provides opportunities for boating, kayaking, or peaceful cruises.
Local Flavors: Yorkshire is renowned for its culinary offerings. Sample traditional Yorkshire puddings, savour locally sourced cheeses, and enjoy hearty Yorkshire tea in the charming tearooms. Don’t miss the chance to visit nearby farm shops and markets to taste the freshest regional produce. Cultural Exploration: Discover the rich culture of Yorkshire through its numerous art galleries, theatres, and cultural events. The Selby Town Hall often hosts live performances, while the region’s artistic heritage is showcased in local galleries and exhibitions.
Relax and Unwind: After a day of exploration, return to the serenity of Mackinder Farms. Here, you can unwind in the peaceful surroundings, take in the sweeping countryside views, or simply savour the tranquil ambience of rural Yorkshire. Mackinder Farms in Yorkshire offers an array of experiences for travellers seeking adventure, history, culture, and relaxation. Your countryside escape awaits, where you can immerse yourself in the charm and beauty of these enchanting villages and the surrounding Yorkshire countryside.
Properties W42941 and W42942 have an interconnecting door and can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 guests. The properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 47 guests.


    Awarded for achieving an overall rating of 4.75 or higher

    Customers' Choice 2019, 2021, 2023


All Ensuite
Customers' Choice
Electric Vehicle Charging Point
Enclosed Garden or Patio
Garden or Patio
Ground Floor Facilities
Grouped Property
Hot Tub Privacy - Private
Level Access
Open Fire or Woodburner
Open Plan
Parking - On Site
Pets Allowed
Pub Within 1 Mile
Romantic Getaways
Washing Machine
Woodburning Stove
Working Farm


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 16:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 1 pet allowed - charges apply

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please

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