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Melrose Cottage
Three Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 Guests, Pet Friendly, Wi-Fi

Old sandstone cottage in the village of Wass, within the North York Moors National Park. Wass is a small rural village surrounded by wooded hills and close to:

  • Byland Abbey 0.5 miles

  • Sutton Bank 4 miles

  • Thirsk 7 miles

  • York 30 minutes

  • Coast 45 minutes 

  • Excellent pub across the road

Within James Herriot country with lots of tourist attractions for every age group , great area for walking and biking. Lots of maps to borrow in the house.
Lots of excellent eating places close by.
Shop 2 miles.
Leisure centre at Ampleforth College with gym, Swimming pool and Squash courts, 3mls. 

The space

Three bedrooms, two doubles, one with en-suite and a twin bedroom , bathroom and downstairs wc.The cottage is roomy, but very cosy and warm with oil central heating and a log burner. We have a good selection of games and there are lots of books to read. Outside is a south facing patio surrounded by a very large enclosed garden, we provide outdoor games or you can bring your own.

Private parking.

  • You are welcome to bring a well- mannered dog for an extra cost of £30


  • Biking, (bike hire 3 miles) or bring your own.


  • Drying room.

  • Games for the garden  

  • Pub food across the road 

  • Lots of tourist attractions for all the family nearby, climb the white horse, see the mouse furniture, walk with Alpacas or go on the railway on your way to Whitby!


Guest access

Whole house and garden, and parking available to guests.


Other things to note

There are a few steps to and from the garden.

Melrose Cottage is available Friday - Friday or Friday - Monday. Please enquire for further details. 

Guests will receive a welcome pack on arrival.

Byland Abbey
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