The Lodge sleeping up to 14 guests
This stunning property has everything you will need to keep everyone entertained, with a fabulous games room and a relaxing hot tub.
Contemporary in design and artful in nature, The Lodge is a stunning detached luxury property like no other. Pride of place in its stylish and open plan living room, complete with remote control dimmable lights, surround sound and 70” TV fitted with full Sky package and Apple TV to stream music and movies from smartphones and tablets, sits a mini grand piano either ready to be played or listened to with its pre-programmed acoustic melodies. The spacious and sociable kitchen/dining area boasts a number of high quality fittings and accessories from marble flooring with under floor heating to granite work surfaces, a range cooker to instant boiling and chilled filtered water at the touch of a button (Zip tap), and a wood burner for chillier evenings.
Each of the five comfortable bedrooms benefit from en-suite facilities and TVs. For guests’ extra comfort some rooms have air-conditioning. Outside, the front terrace is set out for a family and friends outdoor dining experience, with that all-important barbecue, and the large back terrace comes complete with a private hot tub, a super hammock and lawned garden – a simply wonderful space in which to sit back, relax and enjoy.
A matter of metres across the garden is The Garage (games room), and once you step inside, you will gasp with delight. Home to an array of games such as a full-size pool table, Star Wars slot machine, retro arcade games table, air hockey and football table, complete with Jukebox, The Garage comes fully equipped with kitchenette and bar area fitted with drinks fridge, dishwasher, sink, instant hot-water tap and microwave. With a further two bedrooms on the upper floor and two bathrooms, it really is a truly unique space.
Once inside The Lodge and The Garage, you will be hard pushed to leave, however the surroundings area holds a whole host of attractions. Across the road is Skipwith Common Nature Reserve which provides a variety of wilderness walks, and the historic city of York, home to York Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre, The Shambles, York Dungeons, wonderful shopping and, of course, York Racecourse is just a 20-minute drive. Also nearby is the McArthur Glen designer outlet, York Maize Maze and the iconic Selby Abbey, with the beautiful North Yorkshire coast accessible in around an hour. Shop, pubs and restaurant all within 1½ miles.
Hallway: With separate toilet and storage for boots and coats.
5 steps to:
Living room: With 70" TV (with full Sky package and Apple TV), surround sound, mini grand piano, architectural beams, marble tiled floor and French doors leading to terrace.
Kitchen/dining room: With wood burner, Belling electric range, microwave, fridge, freezer, drinks fridge, dishwasher, coffee machine, bread maker, washing machine, tumble dryer, Zip tap, 55" Freeview TV and marble tiled floor.
Bedroom 1: With double bed, Freeview TV, marble tiled floor and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rails.
Bedroom 2: With double bed, Freeview TV, marble tiled floor and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: With double bed, Freeview TV, marble tiled floor and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 4: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), Freeview TV and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 5: With double bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Kitchen area: With breakfast bar, microwave, fridge, drinks fridge, dishwasher and instant boiling and chilled water tap.
Games area: With 65" TV (with full Sky package and Apple TV), pool table, Star Wars slot machine, retro arcade games table, air hockey, table football and jukebox.
Shower room 1: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Open-tread stairs to:
Bedroom 6: With double bed.
Bedroom 7: With double bed.
Shower room 2: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Central heating in The Lodge (underfloor on ground floor), additional electric aircon heating on first floor (ground floor in The Garage), bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Logs for wood burner available locally. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Lawned garden with terrace, garden furniture, barbecue and garden games. Hot tub for 4 (private). Bike store. Private parking for 8 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced pond 50 yards away.
Open Fire / Woodburner
Ground Floor Facilities
Fuel and Power Included
Garden / Patio
Bed Linen & Towels Included
Short Breaks All Year
Pets – not allowed
English Country Cottages