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Yorkshire Dales Self Catering cottage, The Dovecote, Richmond, sleeps 10

Areas: Yorkshire Dales

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The Dovecote
DL10 5JD

The Dovecote, Richmond, Yorkshire

  Booking through:
Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 10

Pricing From: £718.00 - 1740.00

This stone barn conversion, five minutes walk from the village of Gilling West, three miles from Richmond can sleep ten people in four bedrooms.

The Dovecote is a stone barn conversion cottage very close to the village of Gilling West, three miles from Richmond, and north of the Yorkshire Dales. Boasting four bedrooms, this mostly ground floor cottage has three double bedrooms and one first floor twin bedrooms, as well as a family bathroom and a family shower room. The cottage also has a fitted kitchen with a dining area, a sitting room with double sofabed and an open fire. Outside, this cottage has ample off road parking, plus a private patio and gardens with furniture and BBQ. The Dovecote is a perfect holiday cottage for families or groups of friends, who want to explore this magnificent area.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


The Dovecote was a wonderful place for our family to get together, we loved everything about it. It was decorated to a very high standard and had everything we needed. The coal fire in the lounge was perfect for cosy family nights in and hiring the hot tub just made the stay extra special. We will definitely be recommending Dovecote to friends and family!!
Mrs McGrath

The location of The Dovecore is picturesque, idyllic village with two cracking pubs and the benefit of the facilities in Richmond just a few miles away. The warm greetings we received from the owner, reassured us that we had made the right choice, the owners charm and character was an added bonus to our stay
Miss Cooper

It was a nicely presented house with a lovely log fire and hot tub! The land around it was great open space, especially for kids. The owners were very easy to deal with and flexible which was helpful. Lots of glasses, plates etc which was handy. Lovely location and reasonable price. Milk and biscuits were nice touch too.
Mrs Prunty

"We all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We were extremely welcomed by the owners and would go back again."
Mrs Lehrle

Brilliant walks, extremely friendly and helpful hosts. Excellent local pub close by offering fine food and drink! Highly recommended for the perfect break.
Mr Manley



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair


Double Beds

Twin Beds


Full oil central heating, open fire in sitting room
Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, plasma TV, video, WiFi
Shared use of laundry with washer & dryer
Fuel & power included in rent
Bed linen & towels included in rent
Cot & highchair on request
Ample off road parking
Private patio & gardens with furniture & BBQ
Shared use of courtyard
Free fly fishing in well-stocked lake, free coarse fishing in 2nd lake, by prior arrangement
Use of private hot tub by prior arrangement at additional cost - please contact owner for further information
Sorry no smoking
One well behaved dog by arrangement (£
20 per week)
Shop & pub 5 mins walk

Changeover Day

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Millgate House and Gardens - 2.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Richmond Castle - 2.8 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Easby Abbey - 3.3 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Moulton Hall - 3.7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Stanwick. St John's Church - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Stanwick Iron Age Fort - 4.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Piercebridge Roman Fort and Bridge - 6.8 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

South Cowton, St Mary's Church - 7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Kiplin Hall - 7.6 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Rokeby Park - 8.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

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