A local landmark, the Tempest dates to the coaching days of the 17th century. The Yorkshire…
“Located in a quiet area with excellent views of the surround hills. ” - VisitEngland Assessor
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Our Inspector's view
Fernside Cottage is situated in peaceful surroundings with outstanding rural views from all aspects and is a tranquil retreat from the stress of everyday life. The cottage is equipped to a high standard with a private, secluded garden. It has many excellent walks from the doorstep including the Pennine Way. There is an excellent bus route close by bringing both Pendle witch country and Yorkshire Dales within easy reach.
Facilities – at a glance
- Total units: 1
- Maximum occupancy: 2
- Private garden
- Lawn area
- Garden furniture
- Dish washer
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Sky or freeview
- Linens provided
- Towels provided
- Open all year
- Changeover day: I try to accomodate changeover days to suit guests requirements if possible
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About the area
Discover North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.
The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.
York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.
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