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Kitchen area
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Open plan living
Lounge/ diner
Double bedroom
Home from home
Shower room
Shower room
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
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Enclosed shared courtyard with seating and BBQ's
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Enclosed shared courtyard with BBQ's and outside seating
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Bilbo's Barn,

Thornton le Dale, North Yorkshire
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Towels included
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautifully restored barns on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors
  • Set on a small working farm with far reaching views, surrounded by moor, farmland and forest.
  • Picturesque village of Allerston, just 2 miles from popular Thornton Le Dale in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with convenient bus links.
  • Nearby Dalby Forest for spectacular walks and cycle routes.
  • Perfect Base to explore North Yorkshire and Yorkshire Coast
  • Perfect for couples and small families alike.
Property code: 27112

These immaculately presented and wonderfully equipped barns are set on a small working farm in stunning surroundings on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors providing the perfect stay for cycling, family holidays or a relaxing couple’s retreat.

The property is in the picturesque village of Allerston with endless routes across the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and the Dalby Forest. Dalby Forest is famous for its’ world championship mountain biking course and leisure pursuits. The forest is also host to the popular Forest Live events Where many famous artists perform in open air concerts in stunning forest settings across the country. Also, perfectly located to explore popular market towns of Helmsley, Malton and Pickering or a base for the North Yorkshire Heritage Steam Railway for a stunning journey across the Moors to the bustling coastal town of Whitby. Families will not be stuck for something to fill their days with trips to a choice of museums, theme parks and trips to nearby quaint fishing villages.

You may be lucky enough to see the cows greet you as you drive down the tree lined drive passed the fields on your approach to the cottage. Accessing through a private entrance in to the bright and spacious open plan lounge/ kitchen/ diner area with underfloor heating for a really cosy welcome. Relax in front of the TV, put on a DVD or simply put your feet up and read a book while the light beams through the window. Prepare a nice home cooked meal in the well equipped kitchen while socialising in the open plan space and dine at the farmhouse style dining table. No need to waste time washing dishes- let the dishwasher do the hard work while you make the most of every minute in your home from home. A hallway leads off kitchen area to double and twin room Also off the hallway is the modern shower room with WC.

Heading outside from the lounge in to a traditional walled courtyard with picnic tables and BBQ’s for Al Fresco dining and to enjoy the Yorkshire sun with your four legged friend. There is also space to store your bikes- just ask the friendly owners who are on hand to make your stay enjoyable and comfortable. There is ample parking.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20 for up to 7 nights, £40 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 2 bedrooms- 1 double, 1 twin
  • Shower room with WC
  • Kitchen- electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine
  • Electric underfloor heating included
  • Ample parking
  • Wi-fi available
  • Regret no smoking
  • 1 dog welcome- dogs must be kept on a lead when walking through the farm
  • Enclosed courtyard with seating and BBQ is shared with neighbouring cottage.
  • Pub within walking distance and more pubs and shops within 2 miles (bus direct to Thornton Le Dale)
  • Storage available for cycles
  • Increased accessibility- please ensure you refer to our FAQ’s

This property joined our collection in 2014 and is managed by Clare.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 6 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Jonathan, 26th October 2018

Lovely comfortable cottage in a lovely location. Our family had a great time

Reviewed by Chris, 14th September 2018

Perfect spot, easy access to the coast and Yorkshire moors.

Reviewed by Roger, 7th September 2018

Great accomadation and hosts.Stayed there 4 times in 4 years,hope to stay again next year!!!

Reviewed by Richard, 17th August 2018

Wonderful hosts and great setting and location

Reviewed by David, 18th May 2018

The perfect place for anyone who likes this area of the country.

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View toward property fromcourtyard
Lounge area
Kitchen area
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Open plan living
Lounge/ diner
Double bedroom
Home from home
Shower room
Shower room
Twin bedroom
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