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Feathered Nest

Leyburn, Yorkshire
Original Cottages

This property is managed by our sister brand Original Cottages info_outline

Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
No Dogs
5
star
Parking on site / nearby
Highchair available
Travel Cot available
Towels included
Luxury
Internet access
Hot Tub
EV Charging
Open fire / wood burner
Enclosed garden / patio
Downstairs bedroom
Decorated for Christmas
Downstairs bathroom
Pub nearby
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At a glance

  • Beautiful stone-built property with wonderful attention to detail for an incredibly comfortable and relaxing stay
  • Luxury extras including a hot tub make this the perfect retreat for a group who like the finer things in life
  • Stunning views from the front windows, conservatory and balcony
  • Enclosed private landscaped gardens
Property code: OC-DS300

Having been lovingly restored combining traditional charm with modern features, this unique property has deservedly earned a 5* Gold rating and is perfect for exploring the Dales. Located in Harmby village, the beautiful Harmby Waterfall is just 200 metres from your front door, and the dramatic Aysgarth Falls are 9 miles away. Visit Richard III’s impressive 12th century childhood home, Middleham Castle, 3 miles away, or the beautiful Grade I listed Georgian house and gardens at Constable Burton Hall, also 3 miles away. Explore everything the Yorkshire Dales has to offer, 3 miles away by road, with its rugged beauty and unlimited walks.

An impressive hallway with a galleried landing and apex windows greets you. Relax, chat and dine in the open-plan kitchen and dining area (with French windows leading to a wraparound balcony and outside eating area), with a large central island, which doubles up as a breakfast bar. The stylish lounge features ample seating, a wood burner, and art by renowned Dales artist Lucy Pittaway to act as the backdrop to your evenings. There is also a king-size bedroom and en-suite shower room with step-free access on the ground floor, and French windows leading to a large conservatory with impressive views. The bespoke oak and glass staircase leads to the first floor and two further tastefully decorated bedrooms, one super king-size and one with zip-and-link beds that can be a super-king or a twin. All the bedrooms have Smart TVs, and the Master en-suite has an Aquavision TV so that you can enjoy your favourite TV shows while in the bath. There is also a wet room and a study.

Make the most of the extensive outside space with enclosed private landscaped gardens, patio areas on two levels, one with a dining table and chairs, one with a BBQ, and a hot tub for the ultimate in relaxation.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 super king-size, 1 king-size, and 1 with zip-and-link beds which can be made into super-king-size on request
  • 3 bathrooms – 1 en-suite with rainfall shower, 1 en-suite with bath, 1 wet room with rainfall shower and mirror with mood lighting, and 1 separate WC (ground floor)
  • Double fridge and large freezer, large induction hob, combination microwave and oven, Tassimo coffee machine, dishwasher, grill, and food processor
  • Integrated washing machine and tumble dryer, storage space for coats, hats and boots
  • Welcome pack
  • Highchair and travel cot are available
  • Wood burner
  • Underfloor heating throughout the ground floor (except for the conservatory)
  • 5 TVs (4 Smart TVs, 1 Aquavision TV), Amazon Echo (in all bedrooms and lounge), SONOS, Blu-ray 4K DVD player, DAB radio
  • Enclosed landscaped gardens, wraparound balcony with outdoor dining furniture, paved area, sun loungers, and BBQ
  • Private parking for several cars
  • Secure bike storage
  • Hot tub with towels and robes provided please bring your own slippers
  • Nearest pub 0.3 miles, shop 1.5 miles
  • Accessible bedroom, en-suite shower room, and living areas on ground floor.
  • Electric vehicle charging on site
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Karen Haxell

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Karen.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 26 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Catherine, 13th July 2024

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Lovely property, views & location. Well deserved 5 star rating & owners very helpful. Lots to do / visit in the area. Hot tub & outdoor area all very nice too. Close to Leyburn for shops, eating out etc.

Reviewed by Stephen, 7th May 2024

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Excellent property, good quality furnishings great personal touches ie- homemade cake on arrival,fresh flowers as well as a well stocked welcome basket. Fabulous views of the dales, Good communication by the owners from the start which all added to our excellent holiday.

Reviewed by Diane, 27th April 2024

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Reviewed by Kirsten, 3rd April 2024

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The Feathered Nest was absolutely beautiful. Decorated and furnished to a superb standard and everything had been thought about to make our stay special. There was a lovely welcome pack and freshly baked muffins waiting for us,even milk in the fridge! We jet Clare wfrn she popped to assist us on how to work the oven and hob and she was lovely and hRead moreelpful. We would definitely return if visiting this area again . Hide

Reviewed by John, 12th March 2024

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Reviewed by Thomas, 27th January 2024

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Beautiful place stay. We needed somewhere to recuperate, relax and recharge and it was perfect. Owner was very friendly. The welcome pack was generous and the home baked cake we found on arrival was delicious. Would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Douglas, 25th November 2023

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5* plus, would highly recommend this cottage, total luxury and very high quality, right down to the fresh roses! You won't be disappointed

Reviewed by Barbara, 14th September 2023

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Reviewed by Nichola, 22nd August 2023

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Feathered Nest was beautiful and very clean, excellent location. Would highly recommend definitely 5*****s.

Reviewed by Hannah, 15th August 2023

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Reviewed by Elizabeth, 7th August 2023

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Reviewed by Anonymous, 23rd July 2023

Wow and Wow again, lovely place a beautiful host. Enjoyed weekend from start to finish. Thank you

Reviewed by Lynnette, 6th July 2023

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Reviewed by Elaine, 25th May 2023

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful part of the Yorkshire Dales.. The cottage was Excellent, and the interior is designed and equipped to the highest of standards. The hot tub was fab with Champagne and nibbles .. Thanks Clare for a great holiday.

Reviewed by Anonymous, 28th April 2023

What a wonderful property, Thanks to Clare and Andrew. We will certainly come again. Loved the Wensleydale and the sandpiper both excellent. The whole area beautiful. Loved the cake!!!

Reviewed by Sarah, 18th April 2023

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Reviewed by Anonymous, 30th December 2022

We have had the most wonderful Christmas in your gorgeous house - Wow, beautifully decorated and comfortable. Claire has been the most generous of hosts from communications to the lovely hamper and stunningly good cake! Nothing has been too much trouble. We really did not want to leave. Had a lovely Christmas lunch at the Saddle room and a short waRead morelk to the waterfall just up the road. Weather wasn't great - more of an excuse to spend time in this special property. Thank you so much Hide

Reviewed by Jo, 22nd October 2022

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Feathered Nest is an amazing property. The views from Feathered Nest are fabulous. This property is far and away the best we have stayed in and feels much more like a home than a holiday cottage. We felt very spoilt with lots of lovely extra touches to make the holiday really special. We would definitely like to stay here again if we were in YorkshRead moreire. Hide

Reviewed by Anonymous, 1st October 2022

Had a lovely relaxing time here. Weather was kind , hot tub was great! House is fantastic . Thank you,you have been great hosts.

Reviewed by Anonymous, 30th September 2022

First impressions... We are going to love it here and we did! Beautiful house inside and out! Fantastic views! Loved the changes in the weather looking out of the conservatory! Plenty to see and do in a 20 mile radius, lots to occupy an 8 year old too! Lovely welcome hamper and a cake to die for, the cake didn't last long! Thank you so much for makRead moreing this house so homely and welcoming! Hide

Reviewed by Anonymous, 15th September 2022

Thank you so much for a great stay. Lovely house so beautifully finished, beautiful views from the house.

Reviewed by Anonymous, 15th September 2022

Wonderful stay in a wonderful house. Clearly lots of thought has gone into making the house what it is. The sponge was delicious, Steve managed to eat most of it! Would definitely stay here again and would highly recommend to anyone.

Reviewed by Anonymous, 15th September 2022

We had a lovely week in this exceptional house. Somewhat surprised by the typical Yorkshire weather.

Reviewed by Anonymous, 19th August 2022

Absolutely top notch quality property and excellent base for everything in the area. Thank you for thinking of everything!

Reviewed by Anonymous, 5th August 2022

We have had a very delightful week in such a wonderful (and well appointed) house. I will never get bored of the view. Thankyou!

Reviewed by Anonymous, 29th July 2022

Such a wonderful house, really beautiful! We all had such a fad time, exploring the local area and the hot tub! The house is so comfortable and welcoming, we really hope to come back very soon! Thank you for having is to stay!

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