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Throstle Nest Cottage, Littlebeck, Whitby

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Sleights, Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England
Throstle Nest Cottage is a comfortable cottage for 2 (1 double bedroom) attached to the owners stone farmhouse and surrounded by fields and woodland. The cottage is set in a unique location near the scattered hamlet of Littlebeck, 2 miles from Sleights and 5 miles from Whitby. It is ideally situated to explore the North York Moors National Park and dramatic East Yorkshire coastline, and is a lovely rural retreat for couples to enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside.

The single storey cottage comprises a cosy lounge with dining area, compact kitchen, spacious double bedroom and en-suite bathroom with 'P' shaped shower bath. Oil central heating in the lounge and bedroom; large electric towel radiator in the bathroom. Everything is provided to make your stay as easy and enjoyable as possible.

There is a small private ga...
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Listing #HL9258637
About the Owner
Alison T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2018
Interaction with guests
Guests are requested to arrive after 3.00pm on the first day and leave by 10.00am on the day of departure. Please ring a couple of days before your arrival to confirm your arrival time. The owners live next door.
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Quiet, peaceful and beautiful location. You feel as if you are in the middle of 'nowhere' but actually you are close to Sleights (great fish and chip shop, butchers, bakers and Spa Shop) and Whitby. The cottage is surrounded by lush vegetation, wildlife and a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank MrsSpinny
Management response:Responded 10 June 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Throstle Nest. You were lovely guests and we hope to see you again.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
There are excellent walks from the cottage, with maps, guide books and suggested itineraries provided.

Sleights is only 2 miles away by road, or a pretty half hour walk across the fields. Sleights has a pub, bakery, butchers/delicatessen, Spar shop with post office, fish and chip shop/restaurant, tea room, antique shop, hotel and local railway station.

Only 5 miles away is Whitby, a coastal town steeped in history.

Go further afield and visit ancient abbeys, stately homes, museums, picturesque fishing villages, dramatic rugged coastline, beautiful moors, country markets - the list is endless.

Travel on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway from Whitby to Pickering, or on the scenic Esk Valley Railway from Whitby to Middlesbrough.
Car recommended
How to get there
Our post code is YO22 5EY but this postcode covers a wide area. Please be careful when using a Sat Nav.

Our Ordnance survey reference is NZ 874061 on OS Explorer Map OL27 North York Moors Eastern.

*Take the A169 from Pickering to Whitby. Just before the village of Sleights you will see a sign for Blue Bank and approximately 200 yards of the way down Blue Bank turn off to your right, signposted Littlebeck.*

Continue to the bottom of the steep, windy hill, go past the house on your right (Nestling House) and as you start to climb past Nestling House there is a turning to your left (signposted Alum House and a No Through Road sign). Take this turning left and continue down the hill to the ford. Proceed across the ford and then take the lane to the left and follow it for approximately 4...
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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