Luxury Grade II Scarborough holiday cottage to let offering stylish, comfortable self catering accommodation for 10- 12 people. Two minutes from the South Cliff Esplanade with its spectacular sea views and close to the station, Spa and town centre. Great dog friendly North Yorkshire coast base.
Stylish, well equipped, centrally heated holiday accommodation in Scarborough, Yorkshire with 6 double bedrooms, 4 Bath/Shower Rooms and separate downstairs WC, large kitchen, large lounge seating 10, dining room with extending table seating 10-12 with seating area, 2nd sitting room, patio garden.
SITTING ROOM (Ground Floor)
Grand sitting room with large bay window overlooking road and sloping green area at the front of the house with 2 Large 4 seater sofas, 2 leather tub chairs, coffee table, 40" Flat screen LCD TV (built-in Freeview) and DVD.
KITCHEN (Lower Ground Floor)
Large central island with 6 barstools, Double oven with microwave, electronic hob, compact dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, two fridge freezers, toaster, kettle.
DINING ROOM (Lower Ground Floor)
Extending hardwood table with matching chairs which can seat 10-12 people. Comfortable seating area with 2 leather sofas and coffee table, iPod dock/CD/radio. Bamboo hardwood floor with rug.
MASTER BEDROOM (1st Floor)
Contemporary 4 poster bed with superking pocket sprung mattress, egyptian cotton sheets and matching bedlinen. Barcelona mirrored bedside tables and dressing table, large wardrobe, chest of drawers and flat screen TV with freeview channels. Grand bay window and side window with views over the town and small lawned park area below. Ensuite shower room with wc, washbasin and illuminated mirror.
BEDROOM 2 (2nd Floor)
Mahogany Sleigh Bed with kingsize pocket sprung mattress, egyptian cotton sheets and matching bedlinen. Mahogany double wardrobe and matching twin bedside chests, chest of drawers with mirror over.
BEDROOM 3 (2nd Floor)
Double divan bed with pocket sprung mattress, egyptian cotton sheets and matching bedlinen. Cream wardrobe, twin bedside chests, dressing table with stool and mirror and chest of drawers.
BEDROOM 4 (1st Floor), BEDROOM 5 (2nd Floor), BEDROOM 6 (2nd Floor)
BEDROOM 4: Twin Antique Brass beds with egyptian cotton sheets and matching bedlinen. Matching shaker style wardrobe, chest of drawers with mirror above and bedside table
BEDROOM 5: Twin Beds with egyptian cotton sheets and matching bedlinen. Double wardrobe, bedside table and chest of drawers with mirror above.
BEDROOM 6: White twin beds with egyptian cotton sheets and matching bedlinen. Double wardrobe, bedside table, chest of drawers and full length mirror.
BATHROOM 1: Spacious family bathroom with bath, separate shower cubicle, washbasin, WC and bidet (1st Floor)
BATHROOM 2: Spacious Shower room with shower cubicle, washbasin, WC, extractor fan. (2nd Floor)
BATHROOM 3: Spacious Shower room with wc, basin and illuminated mirror (Ground Floor)
ENSUITE TO MASTER BEDROOM: Shower room with wc, basin and illuminated mirror (1st Floor)
SECOND SITTING ROOM (SNUG)
32" Flat screen TV, PS2 and games, small library of books, sofas and coffee table.
Small enclosed patio garden with steps leading to back gate and back access road. Secure area for your dog or child (but be aware of steepish steps). Attractively landscaped in a Mediterranean style with a large bench seat, concealed lighting and fountain. Raised area with hardwood table and 8 chairs. Small metal bistro table and 2 chairs outside the back door for your morning coffee! Charcoal barbeque available.
Local Area Information
SCARBOROUGH is rightly called 'QUEEN OF THE YORKSHIRE COAST' and was Britain's first ever seaside resort. Overlooking the North and South bays with their sandy beaches stands Scarborough's historic castle. The town is home to the Stephen Joseph Theatre where Alan Ayckbourn premieres all his plays.
STEPHEN JOSEPH THEATRE - plays by Ayckbourn and others 'in the round' with a cinema and restaurant also www.sjt.uk.com
OPEN AIR THEATRE - opened in Summer 2010 having been refurbished and now the biggest open air theatre in Europe with major artists and productions visiting throughout the season www.scarboroughopenairtheatre.com
SEA LIFE CENTRE - great all year family attraction at Scalby Mills with lots of sea creatures and a seal rescue centre http: //www.visitsealife.com/Scarborough/
SCARBOROUGH CASTLE - English Heritage site with regular events and fantastic views of the sea and town www.english-heritage.org.uk
ROTUNDA MUSEUM - recently renovated and developed as the primary UK geology museum including early 1400-1600 BC skeleton of 'Gristhorpe Man' www.rotundamuseum.org.uk
SPA THEATRE - touring shows and artists throughout the year. Home to the SPA ORCHESTRA which plays light music during the day in the Sun Court www.scarboroughspa.co.uk
PEASHOLM PARK - charming park on the Northside with gardens, walks, cafe, pleasure boats, concerts and firework displays and home to the long-running Summer Naval Warfare displays www.peasholmpark.com
GOLF - North and South Cliff Golf Clubs, Ganton Golf Club and Hunmanby Golf Club
SURFING - Learn to surf 01723 500467 www.scarboroughsurfschool.co.uk www.secretspot.co.uk
SCARBOROUGH ART GALLERY - regular exhibitions and contains some famous works by ATKINSON GRIMSHAW www.scarboroughartgallery.co.uk
SOUTH CLIFF GARDENS - lovely cliff walks, Italian and Rose Gardens within a few minutes walk of the house. Also worth visiting Shuttleworth Gardens opposite Holbeck Clock
SEA CRUISES - seal and puffin cruises and sunset cruises www.scarboroughpleasuresteamers.co.uk
CASINO - No dress code but photo ID required - 24 hour gambling and good food. Royal Opera House Casino, St Thomas Street, Scarborough Tel: 01723 357941
WALKING - North Yorkshire Moors, Cleveland Way, Dalby Forest Trail, Wykeham Forest - many walks nearby too numerous to mention
DALBY FOREST TRAIL - Beautiful forestry and visitor centre with concerts in the Summer(Will Young and Plan B appearing on 29th and 30th June 2012). Be aware that there is a toll which is currently £7 during the Summer months (£4 in Winter) www.forestry.gov.uk/dalbyforest
WHITBY - historic seaport and birthplace of Captain Cook. Large scale replica of The Endeavour, St Hilda's Abbey and the inspiration for Bram Stoker's DRACULA www.whitby.co.uk
ROBIN HOODS BAY - unspoilt village with beach and rock pools
RAVENSCAR - National Trust site with old alum mine workings. Great walks, tea shop and hotel with small challenging golf/pitch & putt course on the cliff top
BEMPTON CLIFFS - RSPB reserve with massive gannet colony, puffins, razorbills etc described as 'easily the best place in England to see, hear and smell seabirds' www.rspb.org.uk
YORK - historic Minster city with several great museums including NATIONAL RAIL MUSEUM, theatres, shops and the ancient SHAMBLES cobbled streets
NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY - Take steam train from Pickering to Goathland through the countryside where 'HEARTBEAT' was filmed www.nymr.co.uk
FLAMINGOLAND - theme park and zoo www.flamingoland.co.uk
CASTLE HOWARD - stunning stately home where BRIDESHEAD REVISITED was filmed www.castlehoward.co.uk
GO APE! - High wire forest adventure with zip wires etc in Dalby Forest. Great for adventurous adults and older children/teenagers (booking essential) www.goape.co.uk
BURTON AGNES HALL - Elizabethan stately home between Bridlington and Driffield. Attractive gardens, maze and very good art collection www.burton-agnes.co.uk