Beautiful enclosed garden with views of the Yorkshire Dales
Open-plan kitchen/diner
Dining area with full length patio doors into the garden
Well-equipped kitchen with island and breakfast bar
Spacious kitchen with wood burner
Great social space
Relax with friends and family
Stylish setting with warming woodburner
Lounge with cosy seating
Large welcoming entrance hall
A warm welcome with plenty of info for days out
King-size master bedroom
Master bedroom with en-suite
Welcoming master bedroom
Tasteful king-size master bedroom
Relax and unwind
View of the Yorkshire Dales from the master bedroom
Bright double bedroom
Spacious double bedroom
Homely touches
Family bathroom with shower
Family bathroom
Enjoy a great night's sleep
Beautiful finishing touches
Spacious twin bedroom
Beautifuly furnished patio area
BBQ area with seating
Garden furniture to sit and enjoy a glass of wine
Utility  and boot room with washing machine
Front view of the house in the village
Well-known local pub
1 / 31  Beautiful enclosed garden with views of the Yorkshire Dales
2 / 31  Open-plan kitchen/diner
3 / 31  Dining area with full length patio doors into the garden
4 / 31  Well-equipped kitchen with island and breakfast bar
5 / 31  Spacious kitchen with wood burner
6 / 31  Great social space
7 / 31  Relax with friends and family
8 / 31  Stylish setting with warming woodburner
9 / 31  Lounge with cosy seating
10 / 31  Large welcoming entrance hall
11 / 31  A warm welcome with plenty of info for days out
12 / 31  King-size master bedroom
13 / 31  Master bedroom with en-suite
14 / 31  Welcoming master bedroom
15 / 31  Tasteful king-size master bedroom
16 / 31  Relax and unwind
17 / 31  View of the Yorkshire Dales from the master bedroom
18 / 31  Bright double bedroom
19 / 31  Spacious double bedroom
20 / 31  Homely touches
21 / 31  Family bathroom with shower
22 / 31  Family bathroom
23 / 31  Enjoy a great night's sleep
24 / 31  Beautiful finishing touches
25 / 31  Spacious twin bedroom
26 / 31  Beautifuly furnished patio area
27 / 31  BBQ area with seating
28 / 31  Garden furniture to sit and enjoy a glass of wine
29 / 31  Utility and boot room with washing machine
30 / 31  Front view of the house in the village
31 / 31  Well-known local pub

The Old Sorting Office,

Askrigg, North Yorkshire
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Beautifully refurbished property with excellent attention to detail - new to the market
  • Stylish and sociable property, with two wood burners to keep you warm
  • Spacious accommodation for friends and families to celebrate any occasion
  • Guests are spoilt for choice with walks in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park
  • Set in a charming Yorkshire village, the location of TV programme All Creatures Great and Small
  • Close to picturesque Wensleydale and Hawes, home to the Wensleydale Creamery
Property code: 76395

Set in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, close to Wensleydale, Bainbridge and Hawes, there's plenty to explore nearby. Or simply relax at the property, with its two wood burners and countryside views.

This fabulous property is set in the village of Askrigg in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, where 'All Creatures Great and Small' was filmed. Askrigg has a pub, tearoom, gallery and shop all within walking distance. Located nearby are the villages of Hawes, home of the Wensleydale Creamery, and Bainbridge, a pretty village with lovely village green. Askrigg is a picturesque village in the Dales with market cross, and the parish church at the end of the village main street, lined by 18th and 19th-century houses. For nature lovers and those looking to explore on foot or two wheels, you will be spoilt for choice,with great walks and cycling right from your doorstep.

Enter this luxurious property into the spacious hallway where you can leave your shoes and coats behind. From here, head through to the stylish and contemporary large kitchen/diner, a great social space to prepare a family meal, which is well-equipped with an electric oven and induction hob, Dolce Gusto coffee machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, wine fridge and a combi microwave oven. Perch at the island, located next to the wood burner, and enjoy a morning coffee or keep the chef company whilst meals are being prepared. You can enjoy a meal around the dining table, with lovely views out of the floor-to-ceiling patio doors. From here, you can access the utility room which has a washer/dryer and plenty of storage space for dog leads, wet coats and boots. Head back through the hallway and into the cosy lounge, the perfect spot to relax after a long day, with wood burner, comfy seating and a Smart TV. Upstairs on the first floor, you will find the stylish and luxurious bedrooms, complete with personal extra touches showing the owner’s excellent attention to detail which can be seen throughout the property. There are three bedrooms to choose from: a spacious king-size with en-suite shower room and WC, a double and a twin bedroom. Completing this luxury property is the family bathroom, with bath, separate shower and WC.

Outside through the sliding doors in the dining area, you will find the bright south-facing enclosed garden.  It's the perfect space to enjoy al fresco dining with a table and chairs and built-in charcoal BBQ or relax in the hanging chair and admire the views. There is a lockable outbuilding with a bike rack and roadside parking, subject to availability, or there is a free car park just around the corner from the property.

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

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 king-size, 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom and 1 en-suite shower room
  • Electric oven and induction hob, Dolce Gusto coffee machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, wine fridge, combi microwave oven
  • Utility room with washer/dryer
  • 2 wood burners (logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Roadside parking, subject to availability or use of the free car park just a few steps from the property
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 3 dogs welcome
  • Shop and pub within walking distance
  • Storage for bikes
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • BBQ available

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Nicola.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 6 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
4.8
Overall location
5

Reviewed by Julia, 9th November 2019

Beautiful house, lots of generous added touches....

Reviewed by Joyce, 18th October 2019

The Old Sorting Office was perfect for our holiday in a beautiful area of the country. Askrigg village was so peaceful, and lovely to wander around. Many walks from Askrigg itself, so didn't have to be in the car every day. The kitchen was amazing, and gave us inspiration for our own kitchen, well equipped, and spent much time at the well proportioRead morened dining table well lit be the wall of glass facing out onto the lovely garden area. Good WiFi, comfy couches, well finished throughout. Hide

Reviewed by Will, 12th October 2019

If you want a cottage that is: warm and cosy; very welcoming; superbly equipped in all areas; smart and with great decoration; is spacious yet not large; has very comfortable beds; has superb showers; is near pubs (3); is in beautiful surroundings and lots more - then this is the place. Having stayed in 20 or more cottages across the UK, this is wiRead morethout doubt the best we have experienced and we'd like to say thanks. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 13th September 2019

We had a fabulous time. The cottage was spotlessly clean, extremely well equipped and in such a beautiful location. We made the most of the garden and multiple surrounding footpaths in the late September sunshine. There are two good pubs and a handy grocers on the doorstep. Sarah Is an excellent host, providing timely instructions and was very helpRead moreful with a last minute request. The thoughtful welcome pack, fresh flowers & dog treats were much appreciated. Highly recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Gillian, 30th August 2019

A fantastic cottage. The owners had paid attention to every detail possible. When we opened the door it was like stepping into luxury living. Everything and more you could possibly need to make your holiday perfect. From A to Z there was nothing left out. Fresh flowers on the table. A welcoming bottle of wine and chocolates. Treats for the doggies.Read more Games, videos, maps of the surrounding areas, with the distance, and interesting things to see. Seeing is believing, you need to see the cottage. Hide

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Beautiful enclosed garden with views of the Yorkshire Dales
Open-plan kitchen/diner
Dining area with full length patio doors into the garden
Well-equipped kitchen with island and breakfast bar
Spacious kitchen with wood burner
Great social space
Relax with friends and family
Stylish setting with warming woodburner
Lounge with cosy seating
Large welcoming entrance hall
A warm welcome with plenty of info for days out
Show 19 moreKing-size master bedroom

Location

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