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Argil Cottage, 4 Star Gold Award, North York Moors

The traditional family cottage
The first double bedroom
The second of the double bedrooms
The thid bedroom with a single bed
The family bathroom
The fully equipped kitchen with a separate dining table
The separate dining room, between the kitchen and lounge
1 of 22The traditional family cottage
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Kirby Misperton, Malton, North Yorkshire, England
Situated in the heart of rural North Yorkshire, Argil Cottage is a luxury home from home for up to four people. We're in the middle of a quiet village on the stunning Vale of Pickering, within easy reach of the best that North Yorkshire has to offer. The spectacular North York Moors, the Yorkshire Heritage Coast and the outstanding area of natural beauty on the Hambleton Hills are on our doorstep. It's also a great base from which to explore York, Scarborough and Whitby.

At Argil Cottage, we've kept the period features of a traditional detatched village cottage, but equipped it with everything you need to get the best out of your stay. I find the cottage works particularly well for families, with two double and one single bedroom, there's a lot of flexibility. There's also a family bathroom, downstairs WC, fully-equip...
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Listing #FKN3803880
About the Owner
Kathy W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
I don't live in the same village as the cottage so I definitely won't be around lots. But I do try to pop in during the week and see how you are getting on and if I can, I'll be there to hand over your keys or see you when you leave. Basically, you've got the place to yourself, but I'd always like to say hello at some point.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely views, immaculate when we arrived, text for when the cottage was ready for us, which was helpful for the journey times. Love that we were next to a field that had horses in. Welcome hamper was a lovely extra touch, fresh free range eggs...More

Thank Laura R
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for bringing your lovely family to stay and I'm glad you enjoyed all this wonderful area has to offer. Hope to see you all again. Many thanks, Kathy

Reviewed 8 July 2018

The standards at Argil Cottage are 6 star! Kathy, the owner has thought of everything to make it a totally relaxing escape. Peaceful situation overlooking horses in a field, central for the East Coast, Helmsley and some superb eating places at proper country pubs! Her...More

Thank Leelou270
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your holiday and a big thank for your kind words about Argil Cottage. I was great to see you both and I look forward to welcoming you back to the cottage again soon. Best wishes, Kathy

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Everything about this cottage is perfect. Kathy, the owner has thought of everything that will make your stay feel like home from home. The cottage is very tastefully decorated and is in a lovely little hamlet which is situated ideally for getting to the North...More

Thank richardtryner
Management response:Responded 23 August 2017

Thank you for the lovely review, guys. I'm thrilled you enjoyed yourselves and took pictures of the interior of Argil to remodel on your new home. Good luck on your house move and I'll look forward to seeing you all on your next visit. Kind...More

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No pets of any kind I'm afraid and strictly no smoking in the cottage.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 1 594
R 7 500
21 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
High Summer 2018
7 nights --
R 11 832
1 Sep 2018 -
5 Oct 2018
Late Summer 2018
7 nights --
R 9 900
6 Oct 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
Autumn 2018
7 nights --
R 9 038
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: R 1 594 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
We're at the heart of a small, rural village on the Vale of Pickering. The peaceful detatched cottage backs onto farmland, with views across the vale to the moors. The village has a small country pub just a short walk away, and it is a picturesque drive to the attractions of this part of North Yorkshire.
Getting around
Ryedale is a properly rural area, which means that you'll probably want to have a car to see the best of it. There is a mainline station at Malton (which is closest) and then a bus to Great Barugh - although it doesn't run every day. If you were thinking about a car-free stay, bike would be the best bet (possibly with a taxi from the station with your luggage). If you're interested in coming on a cycling holiday or using your bikes as your main means of transport, drop me a line and I'll chat through some ideas. I'm a keen cyclist myself and take my bike to the cottage lots.
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Malton: 16.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 48.0 km.
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