The Stable Block (3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2 - 6)
The Stable Block has under-floor heating through the ground floor, full sky package on plasma screen, x-box. Is ideally suited for limited mobility. The open plan living/dining kitchen area has a table for 6, the kitchen has an electric oven and 4 ring hob with extractor, microwave and is set up with all the equipment you will need. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed and en-suite shower wet room all on one level with no steps and french doors leading to the shared garden. Upstairs you will find two bedrooms, one with king size bed and the second with single bed and pull-out. There is also a shower room and wc on this level.
7 brm House & Stable in Masham
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NOTE: The rates on this website are A GUIDE only - please contact us with preferred dates and we can quote you on your group numbers.
A unique property located in the heart of the Georgian market town Masham, Morton House and The Stable Block are ideally located just off the Market Square where you can walk to all the pubs, 2 breweries, old world tea shops and galleries and enjoy the ambiance of a by-gone age without having to get into the car. Ideally located for exploring the Dales and Moors. Masham is just 15 mins off the A1 and within one hour of four major airports and train stations.
Taken together (or separately on occasion) the combined properties boast 7 bedrooms (4 + 3) and 5 bathrooms which have all been sensitively renovated and furnished within keeping of a unique property of this nature. Morton House is a stone built Grade 2 listed property of approx 350 years and is said to be one of the oldest properties in Masham. A superb property to get away with the extended family or a bunch of friends and still have space for relaxing on your own. We are located in a in a residential area, please respect our neighbours peaceful space.
This is a very special property - it is so well suited for groups and we love to make sure your stay is just perfect. Being located in the town means you can walk to most things including the pubs, square, breweries and great walks from the front door.
The house will be prepared especially for you. Let us know your occasion - whether its a special birthday celebration or just relaxing time with friends and family its important to us to make sure the house suits your requirements of a great relaxing break and making your celebration one to really remember.
NOTE: Special rates offered for mid-week stays!
About the Owner
About Michelle and Columb Reid
Columb bought this property 25yrs ago - Michelle came along in 2006 and we renovated the property to be are really comfy family home with the added benefit of the 3brm Stable Block attached at the rear (forming an 'L' shape) and sharing the walled courtyard garden. We love to travel also but are quite often on hand to greet you and offer some local knowledge should you need it and leave you to it if you don't.
Michelle and Columb Reid purchased this cottage in 1992
Why Michelle and Columb Reid chose Yorkshire Dales
Morton House is Grade 2 listed and one of the oldest properties in Masham. It is special to us and our guests think so too, with its relaxed easy charm making you feel right at home straight away. The rooms all have comfy furnishings and are well proportioned to allow you to have space and privacy.
What makes this cottage unique
Secure parking. Grade 2 listed period property sensitively renovated for a modern sophisticated clientele. Fantastic access to all Masham amenities - park the car and no need to get in it again till you tear yourself away! Full SKY package with BT super wireless broadband. Ideal for family and group holiday - sleeping from 2 to 16 guests in comfort.
From the Owner
“Morton House is Grade 2 listed and one of the oldest properties in Masham. It is special to us and our guests think so too, with its relaxed easy charm making you feel right at home straight away. The rooms all have comfy furnishings and are well proportioned to allow you to have space and privacy.”
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
If you would like to use us as a venue to run your own course please contact us and we would love to speak to you.
Throughout the year special events and courses are offered at Morton House - residential and non-residential. Tutors include experts in personal and spiritual development, cookery, the arts, ceramic painting water colour courses are offered by local and international tutors (Italian and Australian).
These courses can be tailored to individual needs and you are welcome to bring along your partner whether they want to participate in the course or not, as we can arrange alternative activities for them while you are busy cooking up a storm or creating another masterpiece!
Or you can organise your own event and we will assist in facilitating.
We like to visit Salturn and Whitby on the Yorkshire coast which is about an hour - an hour and a half drive across the gorgeous Yorkshire Moors - or you can park the car at Pickering and take the train into Whitby - another exciting Yorkshire experience.
Getting to Masham - driving we are about 10/15 mins from the A1/M and a car is recommended to best discover the jewels of the Dales. Our closest airports are Newcastle, Leeds, Bradford, Durham, Teeside and Doncaster. Train wise York/Thirsk/Northallerton are closest to us and taxis are readily available. Pick up from airports and train stations can be available with prior arrangement.
The house is centrally located within 1 minutes walking distance to Masham's market square and onto the pubs, 2 breweries, tea shops, restaurants and galleries. We are a 45 min drive to Harrogate and an hour to Leeds or York.
Listed in the Doomsday Book. Masham is full of interesting things to see and wonderful walks along the river Ure. There is the full range of services available in the town including banks, supermarket, shops, pharmacy, pubs, award winning restaurants, market etc. We are 15 mins from a top 10 theme park in the UK for family days out and in great commuting distance to the Yorkshire Coast.
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest|
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.
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PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A TAILORED QUOTATION FOR YOUR DATES AND PARTY NUMBER
Late check out on request subject to other bookings.
Booking requests can be made via email or by phone (details below). 50% deposit is required on confirmation and balance due the first of the month prior to the month of arrival. From time to time we are able to offer special discounted rates or promotions, for such bookings we request payment in full at time of confirmation. We prefer payment via bank transfer or if you prefer to pay via credit/debit card we can invoice you via Paypal. There may be a small charge for this service.
Flexible on changeover days and rates to suit party numbers and duration of stay. Check in is after 3pm, please try not to arrive early as we will be unable to greet you properly while preparing your accommodation. Departure 10am.
Please note we are in a residential area with neighbours close by and therefore are not a suitable venue for loud parties.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- Available arrival
From the Owner
“Secure parking. Grade 2 listed period property sensitively renovated for a modern sophisticated clientele. Fantastic access to all Masham amenities - park the car and no need to get in it again till you tear yourself away! Full SKY package with BT super wireless broadband. Ideal for family and group holiday - sleeping from 2 to 16 guests in comfort.”
- Dining Area
- autumn foliage
- botanical garden
- recreation centre
- theme parks
- horse riding
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- laundrette - serviced
- massage therapist
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- fly fishing
- freshwater fishing
- golf pass optional
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: Morton House and The Stable Block can be rented individually but are well suited for bringing families together - with enough notice. Both properties have individual entrances and share a rear, walled garden with gourmet gas BBQ. There are laundry facilities and a fridge/freezer ice maker in the utility area for joint use. Outside: Outside you will find a shared private walled garden with large 6 burner gourmet gas BBQ with rotisserie attachment. The property is ideally located to catch the sun and has some outdoor furniture.