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The Parlour
Pocklington
Yorkshire
England

The Parlour, Pocklington, Yorkshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £266.00

This attractive ground floor barn conversion near the village of Pocklington can sleep six people in two double bedrooms and one twin room.

The Parlour is a ground floor barn conversion situated two and a half miles from Pocklington, near York in North Yorkshire. The cottage can sleep six people in three bedrooms, two doubles (one with an en-suite shower), and one twin, as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen with a dining room, and a sitting room. To the outside of the cottage is ample off road parking and a private patio with furniture. The Parlour is located in stunning countryside and a lovely cottage from which to explore the surrounding areas.


RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Holiday Cottage with good views
We were disappointed with the cottage for various reasons. Firstly there was no welcome and consequently felt very impersonal, admittedly we did arrive later than we had expected due to traffic and weather conditions and did contact them to inform them but we never saw the owners during the week we were there. I know the area very well as I worked nearby for a number of years and we when we lived in the UK lived not far away, we wanted to visit relatives and friends and show our grandson the area where we used to live. The view from the cottage was lovely, and plenty of space for a young child and dog to play. 1. The bedroom with ensuite had no hanging space. 2. The ensuite itself was very small, the shower was not easily accessible as it had a sliding door which was very narrow. The wash basin was so small and had a glass shelf above it made it impossible to use it, even when washing your hands you got wet. 3. The Twin bedroom where our grandson slept had a free standing wardrobe which was unsteady and not fastened to the wall ? a big safety issue. 4. The bathroom needed an update as there were pieces of plaster missing. 5. The kitchen is well equipped with lots of cupboard space (but very little in them) and the usual kitchen appliances but failed on basic kitchen equipment - eg bread knife, paring knife, baking trays, tongs, to name a few items and the cutlery was a miss match of items. 6. The cottage is for 6 people but the toaster is only a 2 slice one. 7. The grill pan doesn?t have a handle so very difficult to pull out safely. 8. There were only a couple of instruction leaflets and very little tourist information. 9. Outside there was a table but only 3 chairs ? the cottage is for 6!! 10. The crockery, although plentiful was interesting ? extremely large dinner plates but the side plates and cereal dishes were minscule. 11. The main criticism was that the cottage is advertised as having internet/wifi yet it was extremely hit and miss and only worked on a few occasions which was extremely annoying. 12. Although it is Pet Friendly and were asked to remove dog hairs from the property, with no actual cleaning required, the use of a fairly stiff bristle sweeping brush on wooden floors to do so was difficult, a soft bristle sweeping brush would have been better. 13. Although it wasn?t dirty it does need a good deep clean. 14. The decorating ? painting, emulsion left a lot to be desired, it wasn?t done very well. 15. There was a book to write comments in but we did notice that some pages had been torn out and no doubt because of the comments we put, ours will have been torn out as well, It may seem a long list of complaints but it is not meant that way, it is just that we have rented cottages for a number of years both in the UK and France and we compare it to our own cottage we had, and this one doesn?t live up to what we expected. The setting and view from the cottage was lovely, and plenty of space for a young child and dog to play. It is an ideal place to visit York, Hull, Leeds and the Coastal resorts, plus the Stately homes nearby and other attractions further afield.
redleg732018
2019-07-28


Good location wonderful views
Very good location with wonderful views over Wolds. Only let down was it could do with a deep clean.
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
2018-11-22


Great location for visiting our family. The cottage was clean and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay.
Mr Harland
2015-11-22


The cottage was nice and spacious. The property was very clean and it was so peaceful.
Mrs Worthington
2015-08-29


A nice quiet out of the way cottage with great views but with easy access to many places. We followed the Tour of Yorkshire Cycle race and could reach various points without too much difficulty. Our two year old granddaughter loved the space.
Mr Lamb
2015-05-09


Amenities:

Highlights

Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Dishwasher
Cooker
Fridge
Washing Machine
Television
High Chair
Cot
WiFi

Bedrooms
3

Double Beds
2

Twin Beds
1

Bathrooms
2

Details
Oil central heating with electric fire
Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
Fuel and power included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Travel cot and highchair on request
Ample off road parking
Patio with furniture
Two well-behaved dogs welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop and pub 2
5 miles

Changeover Day
Fri

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Bishop Wilton, St Edith's Church - 1.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Great Givendale Church - 1.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Burnby Hall Gardens - 2.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Bugthorpe, St Andrew's Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Kirby Underdale, All Saints Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Warter, St James' Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Londesborough, All Saints Church - 6.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Thixendale, St Mary's Church - 6.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bossall, St Botolph's Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Fridaythorpe, St Mary's Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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