A beautiful barn open plan barn conversion
Enjoy fabulous country views
Cosy up by the log fire
So bright and spacious
A great space to cook and dine
Enjoy a lovely lunch before heading out to explore
Shared Tennis Court
A lovely shared summer house
A cosy place to socialise
Have a game with you friends and family
The local area
What a grea view
The North Yorkshire Moors
Tea-rooms are close by, enjoy a day out
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The Escape,

Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Tennis Court
Towels included
Travel cot available
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At a glance

  • A beautiful barn conversion perfect for a couple
  • Situated on the edge of the North York Moors
  • Ideal for visiting Pickering, Helmsley and Kirkbymoorside
  • A wonderful base for keen walkers
  • Enjoy fabulous country views or relax in the summer house and games room
  • Visit the historic stately home of Castle Howard
Property code: G0143

This stunning and spacious barn conversion has been lovingly transformed and makes an ideal holiday home for a couple looking for a delightful getaway in a gorgeous and tranquil rural location.

Enjoying an enviable location on the cusp of the North York Moors, this lovely property is perfect for exploring the North Riding Forest Park (16.5 miles) and the glorious Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (9 miles). This is a fantastic base for enjoying long rural walks with pretty villages along the way including Hutton-le-Hole (4 miles) and the charming town of Kirkbymoorside (1.5 miles) where you will find a choice of great shops, restaurants and pubs. You could also visit popular market towns like Pickering (9 miles) and Helmsley (7.5 miles). The beautiful Castle Howard (13.5 miles) is also well worth a visit or you can even enjoy a day by the sea at Scarborough (26.5 miles).


On entering this beautiful property which is set over one level, you will find yourself in the light and spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. With high ceilings and bi-folding doors offering glorious rural views, this lovely space makes an ideal base for your holiday. The bright and comfortable lounge is ideal for relaxing in, with comfortable seating, a warming wood burner and TV. At the other end of the room, there's a sizeable dining area, and the stylish kitchen is fully equipped with an oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, coffee maker and washing machine/tumble dryer. Exploring this single-level property further, there's a sumptuous bedroom with a 7' super king-size bed. This can be made up as a twin room by prior arrangement. You will also find an elegant bathroom complete with a shower over the bath and a WC.


Heading through the bi-folding doors, you will find a private terrace which looks out over the North York Moors. Here you can sit back and relax with a drink or a BBQ. You will also have access to a shared hard court for tennis and a shared games room with a billiards table and dart board. A summer house is shared with the neighbouring cottage and can be booked for an evening with advance notice.


Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom with a super king-size bed which can be made up as a twin on request
  • 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC
  • Dishwasher, fridge/freezer, coffee machine, washing machine/tumble dryer, oven, microwave
  • TV, DVD
  • Wood burner
  • Garden with BBQ
  • Shared tennis court
  • Shared games room
  • Summer house shared with the other property on-site
  • Ample off-road parking
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Cot
  • Electric and underfloor heating included
  • Pub and shop within 1 mile
  • Pickering 9 miles
  • Part of a complex of 2 properties
  • The cottage can be booked with the neighbouring property, A Haven, to sleep up to 8 guests
  • Fully-cooked breakfast and dinner service by prior arrangement, for an extra supplement with the owners

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Rupert.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
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Reviewed by Peter, 22nd November 2019

Owners very friendly. Cottage was well equipped and very comfortable. I highly recommend.

Reviewed by Elspeth, 13th September 2019

Delightful accommodation in a lovely, peaceful setting, with lots of interesting places within easy striking distance. Was met on arrival by Jane, the owner, who was extremely friendly, as were her 2 key holders. A very enjoyable, relaxing holiday!

Reviewed by Rachel, 12th July 2019

"The Escape" was perfectly named - an ideal location set in beautiful surroundings with unspoilt views of the Yorkshire Dales.The accommodation was extremely well equipped and very comfortable. The welcome pack was excellent; and added extras such as flowers, bath robes and complimentary toiletries an extra treat. Jane and Philip the owners were frRead moreiendly and helpful. An excellent holiday property perfect for a couple looking for a peaceful and relaxing getaway. Hide

Reviewed by Kevin, 31st May 2019

Very comfortable and well equipped cottage in great location. Very quiet with wide ranging views. Lots of bird life and wildlife. Well located for easy access to the moors with some great walks and pubs and also close to attractions such as Castle Howard, Riveaulx Abbey and North York Moors Railway.

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A beautiful barn open plan barn conversion
Enjoy fabulous country views
Cosy up by the log fire
So bright and spacious
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1 more property at this location

A Haven

A Haven

Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3

£772 - £1,458

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