St Helens Cottage YO19 6SE
Situated in the quaint village of Stillingfleet, amidst the picturesque landscape of North Yorkshire is this impressive dwelling, St Helens Cottage.
Bring your families and friends to this large holiday cottage, which is within driving distance of the city of York, as well as a plethora of sandy beaches, cultural gems and a number of market towns, which are awaiting to be explored.
Enter St Helens Cottage into the utility, where you can hang up your coats and kick off your walking shoes before you explore the rest of the property, as well as a washing machine and tumble dryer so that you can easily freshen up your clothes after a long walk.
From here, step into the spacious kitchen/diner, which contains everything you could possibly need to cater your own delicious meals or packing up a picnic for the next day’s adventures, by making use of the electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge/freezer, as well as a dishwasher to serve as a helping hand.
After enjoying your meal and quality time with your loved ones, venture into the sitting room, where you can look forward to lighting up the fire during the winter months.
Snuggle up on the sofa and tune into the TV with Freeview and Amazon Firestick, with the fire offering a gentle warmth or enjoy an hours peace away from the rest of the group within the additional sitting room, offering a great spot for reading a book.
Younger guests of the group can enjoy fun-filled hours in the first-floor games room, boasting a pool table and tennis table, perfect for rainy days and action-packed evenings.
Once the evening has ended, look forward to catching your rest in one of the five bedrooms, all situated on the ground and first floor, ensuring a flexible sleeping arrangement to suit the needs of your group.
On the ground floor there is a twin bedroom and a bunk bedroom, a perfect set up for children, with the wet room adjoining them, whilst upstairs there are three double bedrooms, with one boasting an en-suite shower, ideal for groups of couples.
Five bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x double, 1 x ground-floor twin, 1 x 2ft 6 bunk bed.
Continuing to impress is the large garden area, where table and chairs offer a spot for alfresco dining and the lawn area is a great space for children to play and your canine companions to stretch their legs.
Venture into the village of Cawood, where you will find a selection of pubs and a shop for picking up the essentials.
Also take a visit to Riccall with it’s range of amenities including two pubs, a Post Office with a shop, a fabulous Indian restaurant and Italian restaurant as well as a number of takeaways.
St Helens Cottage is a great base for visiting the city of York, where you can look forward to exploring the ancient walls, which surround independent shops and vibrant eateries, as you discover the Roman roots and a Viking past.
Here, you will find a vast array of attractions including Jorvik Viking Centre, National Railway Museum, York Castle Museum plus the Yorkshire Museum and River Gardens, and of course the impressive York Minster and the famous Shambles.
For those wishing to explore the area on foot or bike, travel slightly further afield to the Howardian Hills AONB and immerse yourself in its rolling countryside, patchwork of arable and pasture fields, before visiting the scenic villages of Welburn, Hovingham and Coneysthorpe, where you will find the magnificent Castle Howard.
Whatever the occasion, St Helens Cottage promises to be the ideal base for large groups exploring North Yorkshire.