Detached family home in a historic market town

Detached family home in a historic market town

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6 Bedrooms
Sleeps 12
2 Bathrooms
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Our home

Our home is a modern house with a double garage. We have a newly fitted kitchen and large living room both of which are at the back of the house looking out onto the garden. The garden has access to a little bridle path with plenty of scenic walks including a picturesque river walk into the town and access to a children's play area only a few minutes away.
We have 6 large double bedrooms.
Master bedroom with king-size bed and en suite bathroom with separate bath and shower
3 x rooms with a double bed
Double room with single bed and pull-out bed underneath turning it into a double bed or 2 singles
Large office room with corner sofa that turns into a king size bed and home cinema
There is also a playroom / games room / snug with a day bed that also turns into a bed.
The house is set over 3 floors and is perfect for families. Those with mobility problems may find the stairs and layout a challenge

The house has 2 large bathrooms both with separate bath and shower (one en-suite to the master) and a cloak room downstairs.
There is a utility room with washing machine and a tumble dryer.

The front and back gardens are lawned and the rear garden is completely enclosed and private.
Parking for 6 cars
There is use of a BBQ
Cot available
Possible use of a car
Wifi available
Cleaner comes once a week and will change bedding.

We are non-smokers

Property features

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Who we are

  1. We are a couple with young children

  2. We both work full time but want to use our holiday time as effectively as possible!
    We will consider a swap anywhere!

  3. We love eating out and visiting interesting places

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Where is it?

Your neighbourhood

Knaresborough is a traditional Georgian market town in North Yorkshire. The house is on the edge of the town with easy access to the A1 motorway. The house is on a quiet cul-de-sac and at the back is woodland and walks by the riverside which lead into the town centre. A children's play-park is only minutes away from the house. it is 10 miles to the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Yorkshire Dales and the route of the Grand Depart / Tour de Yorkshire. There are lots of walking and cycling routes locally.
Knaresborough town centre is only a few minutes by car or a 20 minute walk away and has a quaint market place with lots of independent shops, cafe's, pubs and restaurants. There are many tourist attractions such as the Waterside where there is boating on the river Nidd, Mother Shipton's Cave, our lady of the Crag and St Robert's cave.
Knaresborough also has Knareborough Castle which is a 12th Century ruined fortress overlooking the river Nidd.
Knaresborough has a train station, the line runs between Leeds and York. The neighboring town is the spa town of Harrogate which is also on the same train line. Harrogate boasts a thriving Arts and Cultural scene including a host of private galleries, theatres and various festivals.
Leeds Bradford Airport is 25 minutes by car and Manchester and Newcastle airports are both around 90 minutes by car.

Best restaurants
Mother Shiptons Inn, The Half Moon, Carriages, Two Brother's Italian, Zolsha
Favourite cafés
Black Mulberry cafe, Honeybees, Cafe di Luca, McQueens
Where to go shopping
Harrogate, York, Leeds
Your area's cultural and historical landmarks
Mother Shipton's Cave, Knaresborough Castle, Waterside, Conynigham Hall, St Robert's Cave, Harrogate Roman Baths, Fountains Abbey, Bolton Abbey, City of York
Local walks
Riverside walk. various!
Places you love to exercise
XS Gym (day passes available)
Top day trips
Newby Hall, Fountains Abbey, Billy Bobs Ice Cream Parlous, Hesketh Farm, York, Leeds, Harrogate

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