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The Swallow's Nest - cottage sleeps 6, near Yorkshire coast & Beverley

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Stunning conversion from an old cartshed in open countryside.
Hand crafted country kitchen, oak wood flooring and underfloor heating.
Our cosy shepherd's hut can provide additional space for larger groups. See property no 9397836
1 of 49Stunning conversion from an old cartshed in open countryside.
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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Swallow's Nest - The Cart Shed Luxury accommodation for up to 6 people in the heart of Yorkshire's Nature Triangle. Easy access to stunning coastlines, the Yorkshire Wolds, historic Beverley & York and surrounded by open countryside. Formerly a stable block and cart shed, this historic building has been lovingly restored by the owners, Katy & John, using reclaimed and sustainable materials. The walls are insulated with locally grown hemp, and lime plaster provides a beautiful textured and rustic finish. Furnished with every attention to detail, bedrooms and bathrooms have been designed with relaxation and comfort in mind. Two of the bedrooms have an en suite shower / toilet room (one is wheelchair accessible with roll in shower) and there is also a family bathroom with bath, shower a...Swallow's Nest - The Cart Shed Luxury accommodation for up to 6 people in the heart of Yorkshire's Nature Triangle. Easy access to stunning coastlines, the Yorkshire Wolds, historic Beverley & York and surrounded by open countryside. Formerly a stable block and cart shed, this historic building has been lovingly restored by the owners, Katy & John, using reclaimed and sustainable materials. The walls are insulated with locally grown hemp, and lime plaster provides a beautiful textured and rustic finish. Furnished with every attention to detail, bedrooms and bathrooms have been designed with relaxation and comfort in mind. Two of the bedrooms have an en suite shower / toilet room (one is wheelchair accessible with roll in shower) and there is also a family bathroom with bath, shower and toilet. The large open plan living space has a fully fitted, hand crafted country kitchen, oak wood flooring, underfloor heating and a log burning stove (complimentary logs). With three bedrooms sleeping up to six people, the Cart Shed offers the perfect space for families or groups of friends to gather together. Two of the bedrooms can be made up as either super king sized beds or two singles. Situated all on one level, it is fully wheelchair accessible. There is ample off road parking. The Cart Shed looks out onto our private woodland and across open fields. Watch the sun set, listen to birds singing and enjoy the tranquility of the enclosed patio garden. You will see rabbits, deer and a variety of woodland birds and our resident barn owl swooping silently through the trees at dawn and at dusk. Use the barbecue with complimentary, locally sourced charcoal, or enjoy the fire pit and hammock in the private woodland. We provide a complimentary welcome basket with local produce, free Wi Fi, TV and DVD Combi, docking station, telescope (to view the wide open star lit skies), binoculars, selected books, games and DVDs. You are welcome to bring up to two fully house trained, well-behaved dogs (small extra charge of £25 per booking to cover additional cleaning costs). Golf course, fishing lakes and water sports centre on our doorstep. Within just a few miles there is: - historic Beverley (one of Yorkshire's best kept secrets) - sandy beaches and spectacular coastal scenery including Flamborough Head - some of the best wildlife reserves in the country - the Yorkshire Wolds - ideal for walking or cycling - and the city of Hull (UK City of Culture 2017) with one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world, The Deep. *** SHORT BREAKS available (minimum two nights) *** DISCOUNTS FOR SMALLER GROUPS (applies to off peak periods only) Please get in touch for full details and prices. Our cosy shepherd's hut in the woods can provide additional space for larger groups or can be booked separately. See property no 9397836 More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
You are welcome to bring up to two small / medium sized, fully house trained, well-behaved dogs (small extra charge of £25 per booking to cover additional cleaning costs).
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
John B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just spent a lovely weekend in the shepherds hut. It was everything and more we expected, for a much needed break after lockdown. We booked this for our 2nd Wedding Anniversary & a bit of respite from my chemotherapy. On the Friday evening...More

Date of stay: September 2020
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Reviewed 1 November 2019

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Date of stay: October 2019
FellowTraveler628350, VR Owner at The Swallow's Nest - cottage sleeps 6, near Yorkshire coast & Beverley, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2019

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Reviewed 22 October 2019

We had a fantastic family break staying in the Cart Shed. The property has been done very tastefully and to an exceptional standard. The rooms are all very spacious and it has everything you could need for a few days away from it all. The...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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FellowTraveler628350, VR Owner at The Swallow's Nest - cottage sleeps 6, near Yorkshire coast & Beverley, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2019

Thank you for that fantastic review! We are delighted that you all had such a good weekend. Hope to see you all again soon!

Reviewed 14 July 2019

We stayed here for a week at the beginning of July and it was amazing. We had travelled from Australia and went straight here from the airport and loved it from the outset. John and Katy were great hosts and greeted us as we drove...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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FellowTraveler628350, VR Owner at The Swallow's Nest - cottage sleeps 6, near Yorkshire coast & Beverley, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2019

Thank you for that wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay (including the visits from our terrier, Oscar!).

Reviewed 2 June 2019

Our family of 7 stayed here to celebrate my parents 65th Wedding Anniversary. Everything was just perfect from the lovely accommodation to the exceptional baking skills of Katy who provided the best Victoria sandwich cake we have ever tasted! Our son stayed in the Woodland...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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FellowTraveler628350, VR Owner at The Swallow's Nest - cottage sleeps 6, near Yorkshire coast & Beverley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2019

Thank you for that fantastic review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to seeing you here again in September.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Brandesburton Village: - shops, post office, 2 pubs serving good pub food, fish and chip shop and restaurant, Chinese takeaway and restaurant, Bert's Pizzeria On our doorstep: - Hainsworth Park championship golf course, fishing lakes, water sports centre Within just a few miles: - historic Beverley - sandy beaches and spectacular coastal scenery including Flamborough Head - stately homes, museums and galleries - family activities (farms, adventure play etc.) - some of the best wildlife reserves in the country - Yorkshire Wolds, ideal for walking or cycling - Hull (UK City of Culture 2017) with one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world, The Deep.
Getting around
Excellent area for cycling and walking (OS maps provided) - store you bikes in our bike shed or hire bikes at Beverley train station - buses from Brandesburton Village to the coast - buses from Beverley to York - trains from Beverley to Bridlington, Hull and Scarborough
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