Coastal Victorian Town House

Coastal Victorian Town House

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 9
2 Bathrooms
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Our home

Large 3 storey Victorian town house, built in 1880 in lovely coastal area; with sea views. Close to North York Moors National Park. Excellent transport links. The house has a host of original features, log-burning stove in the large dining kitchen, sun room, 2 lounges, library room with high speed internet access, 4 bedrooms 2 with Queen size beds and 1 kingsize bed, 1 daybed. We also have an inflatable double mattress that can be used, this increases the capacity to 9 people. Our home is decorated to a very high standard throughout. The house is full of antiques, books, music and numerous artefacts from our travels.
Saltburn eatured in The Guardian newspaper, type this link into your internet browser to find out about out town.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/money/2011/jan/15/lets-move-to-saltburn-by-the-sea?INTCMP=SRCH
It also recently featured in the BBC programme Coast.

Property features

6 Reviews

Who we are

  1. We are Ray & Angela a professional couple with a penchant for music, arts, literature & adventure.
    We don't have children, but are always happy to exchange with families who do.
    We love to travel and have travelled all over the world, we are very keen on cities as we love exploring places on foot. We are restricted to Ray's academic time-table for our exchanges. We have participated in a number of home exchanges (35 & counting) all of whom have said what a fabulous location we live in.
    Make us on offer, all requests answered.

  2. Ray is a Senior Lecturer in English Literaure & Law, Angela is Director of Therapy at a well-being company which offers support to people experiencing emotional & psychological distress

  3. We love to travel & have spent the past 25 years travelling around the globe. Our home reflects our passion for travel, culture & the arts.

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Where is it?

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The area offers stunning views, is ideal for walking & hiking, also water sports.There's a surf shop where you can hire surf boards, wetsuits etc. Children's play area & woodland centre is 5 mins walk. Miniature railway. Lots for families to do. Train station 2 minutes walk. Various local shops, selling quality local produce, farmers market every month. Local pubs serving 'Real Ale'. Leisure centre(inc. swimming pools)tennis courts, golf courses,riding school,cricket pitch & bowling green all within 10 minutes walk. Saltburn is a really friendly town with a great community spirit (www.saltburnbysea.com)
In summer there are open air concerts, events for children on the beach & the woodland centre, and a highly regarded folk festival.
In the winter when the crowds have gone we have eight miles of great beach to ourselves. It's a fantastic place for children but there are great amenities for the grown ups too!
We are on the edge of the North York Moors National Park, close to the historic town of Whitby(setting for Bram Stoker's Dracula)& within very easy access of Durham, Northumberland, York, and the Yorkshire Dales(Bronte country). To view more pictures of Saltburn please go to http://www.flickr.com/photos/ray__angela/sets/72157602705885565http:// For more information on the surrounding areas please check out the following websites: http://www.saltburnbysea.com http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk/ClevelandWay http://www.visitnorthyorkshiremoors.com

Best restaurants
Jadoo Indian Restaurant. Kings Grill.
Nightlife
Check local listings for music, poetry, theatre performances.
Favourite cafés
Rapps. Virgos. Spa Hotel. Shanti.
Where to go shopping
Lilly & Daph’s.
Local walks
Along the beach. Saltburn Woods, Huntcliffe,
Places you love to exercise
I run through Saltburn Woods or on the beach. Ray uses local gym & swimming pool.
Top day trips
Whitby, Durham, York, North York Moors National Park, Goathland to catch a ride on a steam train.

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