Relax in the bright but cosy lounge after a busy day of exploring
Snuggle up in front of the wood burner and enjoy a glass of wine
Enjoy a meal together sat around the dining table
Welcome pack provided for you to enjoy
Light, bright and spacious kitchen/diner for sociable evening meals
Prepare a meal in the stylish and contemporary kitchen
Bring your walking boots and explore the local countryside
Bright and spacious bathroom with separate shower
Relax in a bubble bath after a long day of exploring
This bedroom can be made up as a super-king-size or twin on request
Re-invigorate in the stylish shower room
Get a good night's rest in this stylish king-size bedroom
King-size bedroom with quirky mirror
Put on your coat and head outside
Take some time out in the snug
Pick a good book and enjoy some quiet time
Handy kitchenette area in the snug
Open the doors and let the outside in on a summer's day
Rest your laurels on the outside furniture
Long summer evenings are welcome here
Head up the tree lined lane to the property
Just a few of the local residents
The perfect spot to plan your next adventure
Outdoor living as its best!
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4 / 35  Relax in the bright but cosy lounge after a busy day of exploring
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9 / 35  Prepare a meal in the stylish and contemporary kitchen
10 / 35  Bring your walking boots and explore the local countryside
11 / 35  Bright and spacious bathroom with separate shower
12 / 35  Relax in a bubble bath after a long day of exploring
13 / 35  This bedroom can be made up as a super-king-size or twin on request
14 / 35  Re-invigorate in the stylish shower room
15 / 35  Get a good night's rest in this stylish king-size bedroom
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21 / 35  Take some time out in the snug
22 / 35  Pick a good book and enjoy some quiet time
23 / 35  Handy kitchenette area in the snug
24 / 35  Open the doors and let the outside in on a summer's day
25 / 35  Rest your laurels on the outside furniture
26 / 35  Long summer evenings are welcome here
27 / 35  Head up the tree lined lane to the property
28 / 35  Just a few of the local residents
29 / 35  The perfect spot to plan your next adventure
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35 / 35  Outdoor living as its best!

The Fernery

Richmond (6mls NE), North Yorkshire
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Relax after a long days sight seeing in the private wood burning hot tub overlooking the paddock
  • Situated within 1200 Acres which includes woodlands, meadows and beautiful lake, private walks available, with your doggies too.
  • Tastefully decorated throughout and benefits from the accommodation being all on one level
Property code: 74305

Stay in this delightful two bedroom country cottage, set within the grounds of a private estate, with woodland and lake for you to explore.

Set in a beautiful county estate, surrounded by open fields, woodland and rolling Yorkshire countryside. Situated just outside the village of Barton with village stores and a local pub. Mainsgill Farm Shop with a Deli and tea-room is just a short drive from the property, this the perfect location if you enjoy walking. Also a short drive away is the historic town of Richmond, explore the cobbled market square or head up towards Richmond Castle for a slice of Yorkshire history. The charming town of Barnard Castle with Bowes Museum is worth a visit, and there’s a historic castle here to explore too. There’s also a fantastic Spa a short drive down the road for those looking to relax.

You will enter the property into the hallway, offering space for coats and shoes. At the heart of the home is the cosy lounge, complete with a wood burner and comfy sofa to snuggle up on in front of the Smart TV or curl up on one of two armchairs by the wood burner with a good book and listen to your favourite music through the Bluetooth speaker. The spacious Kitchen/diner is on a split level just 2 steps down to the rear of the cottage. The kitchen area is equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. You’ll find everything you need here to cook up a scrumptious meal. The dining area with its cosy seating is perfect for family and friends to gather round for a lazy breakfast, planning the day ahead. Leading off from the lounge you will find the two bedrooms, one super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request) and one king-size. Following on from the bedrooms is the lovely bathroom consisting of a bath, separate shower and WC. Next to this is a small hallway, the perfect place for muddy boots and shoes, and off from here is a shower room with shower and WC. Alongside the house is a separate snug, a fabulous place for kids or adults to escape, complete with large sofa, Smart TV and books and games to keep everyone entertained. There’s even a kitchenette here with a fridge, for storing a bottle of prosecco or two.

Heading outside to the decked area you will find outdoor seating, a charcoal BBQ and the wood burning hot tub, ideal for whiling away the evening and taking in the fabulous views. If you want to stretch your legs, take a walk through the woodland down to the lake and soak up the nature. There is off-road parking for two cars available.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request) and 1 king size
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washer/dryer
  • Wood-fired hot tub. You can also take advantage of the option for the owners to have it ready for you upon arrival (£40), simply request this closer to your holiday
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Pub and shop within walking distance
  • Smart TV and Bluetooth speaker in lounge and Smart TV in snug
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Livery Options available
  • Catering upon request and within reasonable notice
  • Close to Wedding Venues, Middleham Lodge, The Wedding Barn, Headlam Hall and Rockliffe Hall
  • Close to Raby Castle
  • A pleasant drive away from the ** Michelin Star Restaurant - The Raby Hunt.
  • Conveniently located with easy access to the A1
  • Arrival: 18:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 2 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • Please note there is a refundable £50 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday

Rupert Spiers

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

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 32 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Cheryl, 22nd April 2022

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Excellent accomodation clean, comfortable and very dog friendly. Lovely touches such as welcome basket and visit by Jo, all basic essentials provided even towels and toys for dogs. Highly recommended

Reviewed by Terence, 15th April 2022

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Reviewed by Debbie, 8th April 2022

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Absolutely fabulous cottage beautiful surroundings. So comfortable didnt want to leave. Great location for hikes and some breathtaking scenery. Owner and staff couldnt be more helpful.

Reviewed by Elaine, 25th March 2022

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We had a very relaxing holiday with friends and dogs. The cottage is beautifully decorated and very cosy. It is very well situated in a country setting but close to all amenities.

Reviewed by Grant, 28th February 2022

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The cottage was really nice and exceeded my expectations. It was quiet, relaxed and comfortable. The basket of goodies when we arrived was a very nice touch. The only problem was there was to much to see and do so we will have to come back as we did not cover off half of the things on my lists and we never got to walk round the estate or walk to thRead moree local pub. Next time! Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 18th February 2022

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Reviewed by Zoe, 28th January 2022

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Reviewed by Emma, 17th January 2022

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Amazing property, amazing location, amazing service! Would definitely return and recommend to friends/family. Jo was the most wonderful host, full of useful info and nothing was too much trouble. We were made to feel very at home. Highly recommend visiting Raby Castle, High Force falls and walking from the cottage to The Crown Inn on a Sunday - theRead more Sunday dinner is the best weve had (the walk took approx 45 mins). The hot tub is a labour of love but worth the perseverance. Hide

Reviewed by Roxanne, 7th January 2022

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We had a wonderful time . Beautiful property and the owners and house "nanny" were so lovely and helpful. I will forever recommend x

Reviewed by Pollyanna, 31st December 2021

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Reviewed by Sue, 19th November 2021

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Lovely warm, comfy cottage. Beautifully furnished with quality linen & towels. Great walks from the cottage. Would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Rachel, 5th November 2021

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This is a fabulous cottage. If you want to use the hot tub you need to get the fire going 4/5 hours to get the water to temperature from cold but it is well worth the effort.

Reviewed by Jessica, 19th October 2021

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Really lovely cottage in great grounds. Everyone so friendly and helpful. Very child and dog friendly!

Reviewed by Tina, 1st October 2021

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Very pretty cottage. Ideal for rest and relaxation. We had a lovely welcome hamper which is so kind, thank you. The cottage had fully equipped kitchen and everything we needed to cook meals. We had a lovely time and felt very at home as it was so comfy. Thank you for a lovely stay

Reviewed by Les, 24th September 2021

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Reviewed by Nellie, 10th September 2021

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Thank you for such a wonderful stay at the Fernery. Cottage was great and an ideal spot for our honeymoon. We will be back!

Reviewed by Suzanne, 3rd September 2021

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Lovely cottage, however, needs a critical eye on cleanliness. No digital signal for TV. Mainly private land and dogs on leads at all times. We had a problem with hot water I believe this to now have been sorted out. Hot tub water was not clean so we did not use it. It was well equipped. And we were brought fresh plumbs and duck eggs during our stayRead more. Also my request for freshly laundered mattress and pillow protectors was kindly done for us due to my worry over covid and being vulnerable. Hide

Reviewed by Dimitris, 23rd July 2021

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The cottage was lovely and on one level. It had lots of light and was nicely decorated. The location is close to the A1 which I personally liked despite the fact that you could hear it only when outside. The estate is fantastic with well established trees (which I love) and it is private i.e. no public footpaths with strangers walking about. The esRead moretate has also horses (which I also love) and that made the stay therapeutic. Finally, Mrs Vaux was very helpful and happy to answer any questions! Hide

Reviewed by Jeremy, 12th July 2021

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Lovely cottage, very clean and well equipped. In a lovely location surrounded by fields with friendly horses and sheep close by. There are some nice walks nearby and a well stocked village shop.The owners and Jo are very helpful. I would definitely go again.

Reviewed by Paul, 5th July 2021

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Stunning cottage. Stunning location. Stunning views. Truly exceptional comfort in every way. From the sumptuous welcome pack, and personal welcome on arrival, you just know you are in for a special time. Such a peaceful location, yet only minutes from excellent road links. Fantastic outside space, whether a coffee in the morning sun on the patio, oRead morer evening drinks on the decking with wood fired hot tub, which was a joy to use. Quality comfortable furnishings throughout, this cottage has it all. Hide

Reviewed by Kate, 7th June 2021

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful location perfect for exploring the Yorkshire countryside and further afield. Hot tub is a great addition particularly after long walks and wasn't difficult to heat.

Reviewed by James, 24th May 2021

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We loved our stay here. Cottage is lovely. Very clean and well decorated. Excellent location with stunning views. Such a relaxing time away. We hope to return one day and would definitely recommend this cottage to family and friends. Thanks to owners for a warm welcome and excellent recommendations for places to explore and also where to eat.

Reviewed by James, 30th April 2021

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An outstanding cottage. With a few horses and sheep in the surrounding fields it was blissfully quiet. The owners provide a welcome basket which is a lovely touch. Kitchen is well stocked and essentials including dishwasher tablets & laundry pods are thoughtfully provided. The cottage & adjoining snug are clean and furnished to a very high standardRead more. The log burning hot tub is worth perseverance. More wood can be bought from the post office in Barton. Well done! Would stay again. Hide

Reviewed by Deborah, 19th October 2020

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Reviewed by Alan, 2nd October 2020

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Beautiful little cottage in an idyllic setting surrounded by fields and animals grazing. Absolutely wonderful. My only disappointment was the log fired hot tub which for us was more of a luke warm tub as it needs a lot of perseverance to keep it going and unfortunately we didnt get the weather to make that a joy. No complaints about the property atRead more all though and the summer house will be wonderful on a balmy evening. Hide

Reviewed by Sharon, 25th September 2020

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We chose this cottage for the decor and location and we're not disappointed! It has a cosy, homely feel whilst being above par in its design! We could choose to stay isolation, particularly useful in Covid, times, with lots of scenic walks on the door step and want for nothing! We visited local attractions such as Raby Castle and High Force Falls wRead morehich were very well run, not overcrowded in any way and well worth the visit, dog in tow! It was so lovely we could live there! ***** Hide

Reviewed by Gary, 7th September 2020

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Fantastic Cottage & Surroundings. Hot Tub was very relaxing & enjoyed getting it set up and running. No complaints at all, well worth the money. Would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Kay, 31st August 2020

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Well equipped, beautifully furnished, cosy cottage within easy reach of village. For a peaceful, relaxing break with sheep & horses for neighbours, it was ideal. Lovely walks all around. Helpful, friendly hosts.

Reviewed by Angela, 3rd August 2020

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We had a lovely stay in this cottage. Gorgeous property with beautiful views. Has everything thou could need to have a relaxing break away from the shuttle and bustle.

Reviewed by Jacqui, 24th July 2020

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A wonderful weekend made even better by the efforts of our lovely host Olivia. The Fernery is so comfortable & beautifully decorated. The welcome basket was a treat & the snug, hot tub & views of the horses made a well needed relaxing weekend just perfect. Thank you!

Reviewed by Beth, 17th July 2020

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Reviewed by Joanne, 4th July 2020

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Perfect holiday, great view, , beautiful cottage and totally relaxing break. My thanks to Olivia

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Relax in the bright but cosy lounge after a busy day of exploring
Snuggle up in front of the wood burner and enjoy a glass of wine
Enjoy a meal together sat around the dining table
Welcome pack provided for you to enjoy
Light, bright and spacious kitchen/diner for sociable evening meals
Prepare a meal in the stylish and contemporary kitchen
Bring your walking boots and explore the local countryside
Bright and spacious bathroom with separate shower
Show 23 moreRelax in a bubble bath after a long day of exploring

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