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Detached 5 Bedroomed Farmhouse Situated On A Working Farm Near Brimham Rocks

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse above Summerbridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England - Rural Location Close To Walking And Cycling Routes, Games Room, Aga And Open Fires

Detached stone farmhouse located on a working farm within a mile of Brimham Rocks and Summerbridge. Five bedrooms, shower room with WC to ground floor, bathroom with bath and WC and en-suite shower room with WC. Egyptian cotton bedding to all beds plus white fluffy towels provided. Sitting room with open fire, games room with multi-fuel stove. Kitchen/diner with electric aga and French doors out to gardens and ample parking. Porch for boots and walking gear. Situated close to the Nidderdale way and on the "Way of the Roses" cycle route. Lots to do in the locality including horse riding, fishing, cycling off or on road, walking with Llamas, climbing or bouldering at Brimham Rocks. We can help arrange activities just give us a call.


Owner
Mrs Fiona Long
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2017

About Mrs Fiona Long

I grew up at the farm and the cottage was our family home. We have lots of happy memories of time spent at the cottage. I am now a mum of 4 and our family love the outdoors and spending time with cousins and grandparents at the farm.

Why Mrs Fiona Long chose North Yorkshire

The house is on a working farm near to Brimham Rocks and offers lots to do locally whilst being away from the 'madding crowds'. It is situated on the 'way of the roses' cycle route, not far from the Nidderdale Way. Harrogate is approximately 10 miles away whilst Pateley Bridge is only 4 miles away. Brimham Rocks is within easy walking distance albeit up hill on the way there, its all down hill on the way back!

What makes this farmhouse unique

The property is a detached house which has been extended and improved over the years. The original part is probably circa 1800 whilst the newer parts are much more recent. It has been refurbished throughout so offers both character and modern convenience.

A large snooker table is situated in the dining room and converts to provide a dining table if required.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hello Fiona,



We had the most wonderful weekend, we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Such a warm, comfortable home. The weather was shocking but it didn't hamper our plans. Loved cooking on the aga. The touch of the wine & shortbread & cake was unexpected and highly appreciated.



We hope to return again soon.

Thank you.



Sarah

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Fiona,

I just wanted to write and say thanks so much for our stay in your lovely cottage. We all had a great weekend and I really appreciate all the banners and balloons, Mum and Dad were touched.

Thanks again,

Gill
Jul 2013
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Location

Brimham Rocks
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
Olley's
Turkish Baths & Health Spa
How Stean Gorge Cafe
Bewerley Hall Farm
Sportsman's Arms Hotel & Restaurant
Ripley Ice Cream & Cafe
G&T's Ice Cream Parlour
Nidderdale Museum
Number 6 Studio Gallery
Valley Gardens
Nidderdale Llamas
Car: recommended

Travel:

Nearest AIRPORT - Leeds/Bradford: 22 Miles

Nearest TRAIN - Harrogate: 10 Miles

Car recommended.

Distances:

Summerbridge - 1 mile on foot, 2 miles by car.

Pateley Bridge - 4 miles by car.

Brimham Rocks - 1 mile on foot.

Further Details:

Our quiet location makes it easy to stay put and enjoy the clean air and beautiful landscape but if you are more adventurous there is plenty to see and do; approx 1 mile away on foot is Brimham Rocks a remarkable collection of weathered rocks that have formed magnificent sculptures, Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal are 15 mins drive away: the ruins of a 12th Century Cistercian Abbey (the largest in Europe) alongside a beautiful Georgian Water Garden and peaceful Deer Park. For walkers we have the Nidderdale Way, literally on the door step and many other beautiful places to explore. For historians there is a wealth of ancient buildings; Ripon's Cathedral which dates from 672AD, over 1300 years old! For cyclists - we are situated on the "Way of the Roses" route and Le Tour Yorkshire leaves a cycling legacy with the route being not far from the farm! For families there is an enviable choice. Tree climbing, pond dipping, and river jumping are all to be had within minutes! For more formal activities there are any number of attractions: Light water Valley is a 25 minute drive away and offers roller-coaster thrills and spills; How Stean Gorge is the site of a Highwayman's hideout and now offers abseiling, gorge-walking and kayaking with Studfold Farm at Lofthouse great for families with children. The Forbidden Corner is a wonderful folly and defies description but I heartily recommend it for the strangest day out! Shoppers and Spa seekers can head to Harrogate, just 30 minutes away and Pateley Bridge, 3 miles away has Ye Olde Sweet Shop.

Caterers can be arranged as can activities such as clay pigeon shooting, mountain biking and many others, we're happy to help arrange an action packed visit or a cosy quiet relaxing break.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Hartwith cum Winsley in Borough of Harrogate

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • En-suite shower room to bedroom 1 with shower, WC and wash hand basin. Bathroom to first floor with bath , WC and wash hand basin. Shower room to the ground floor off the porch with shower, WC and wash hand basin. White fluffy towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , with en-suite shower room
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , full size bunk beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps up to 10 (5 Bedrooms) Travel cot available. Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and en-suite, bedroom 2 with twin beds, bedroom 3 with bunk beds, bedroom 4 with double bed, bedroom 5 with twin beds. Travel cot available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • caving
Notes:
Weekends £725 from Friday to Monday . Fires can be lit for arrival with fresh baking and a bottle of wine chilling in the fridge! Outside: Gardens to 2 sides with parking area to the rear. Barbecue and large outdoor picnic style tables to the stone flagged area from the French doors. Utility Room: Washing machine Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Fluffy white towels and egyptian cotton bedding provided for all bedrooms. Weekly change and clean. Well behaved dogs welcome.

Reviews

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Detached 5 Bedroomed Farmhouse Situated On A Working Farm Near Brimham Rocks
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Lovely

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay in Summerbridge, the property was as described on the website and met all our expectations.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay. The cottage does lend itself well to family groups such as yours all coming together, parents, grandparents and teenagers!
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Fabulous Chritmas

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived at the farm Fiona and the family made us all very welcome. With warm homemade shortbread on the counter and a fire in the grate we slipped into holiday mode immediately.

With tree generations in comfortably accommodated we were in need of nothing in the well equipped kitchen. Christmas dinner was perfect with the house dressed for Christmas.

I know the area a little and love it. The rain may lash and the wind can blow but what a glorious and inspiring location to lift the spirits and clear the mind. In my view one of the most, beautiful and uplifting location on the globe. No such thing as the wrong weather only the wrong cloths so get out and soak it up

They have created a dog friendly, family welcoming holiday location on a working farm that does them credit.

Thank you for looking after us so well Fiona. I hope we will see you again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely brilliant!

  • 5 of 5

We spent many days trying to find the perfect place to stay to celebrate my 25th birthday, and came across this place!

It was amazing! Words can't even describe how perfect it was for us all. Shortbread and prosecco on arrival, there was plenty of room, the rooms were all lovely and everyone said just how comfy the beds were! The snooker table was a big hit with us and we all loved just how peaceful the area was when we were outside BBQ'ing.

There's lots of small villages and towns about a 5-10 minute drive away and you are literally around the corner from Brimham Rocks.

We will definitely return and recommend to everyone!

Also many thanks to Fiona for allowing us to stay even though she was away on holiday. Your mum was very friendly on arrival and she was only around the corner if we needed her!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much I am so glad you enjoyed your stay as much as you did, we would love to see you again!
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5

Beautiful cottage and setting for hen-do

  • 5 of 5

Such an amazing and beautiful place for 10 of us on my friends hen weekend. There was nothing this cottage did not have. The homemade shortbread that greeted us on our arrival was delicious. Just a 30 min taxi ride into Harrogate. Will definitely be returning and recommending it to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou so much, we really look forward to seeing you again :)
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5

LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS FARMHOUSE

  • 5 of 5

After a long drive to the farmhouse we were welcomed with homebaked shortbread, which was hungrily devoured by 9 of us!!! The house is vast and beautiful as are the surroundings. Plenty to discover on the farm and all members of the family are very very friendly and accommodating. Situated in a really convenient spot not too farm from anywhere amazing. Visited Whitby, 40's Weekend in Pateley Bridge, Brimham Rocks, Fountains Abbey (gorgeous day out!!), York, Harrogate, Lightwater Valley theme park.

I'm a "Townie" through and through, but we loved this holiday so much that once our daughter completes her education, my partner and I are going to move to this area as it is just beautiful.

Fiona and her family are so friendly. If I had one complaint it was difficult to cook for 9 in the aga oven. To say its slow is an understatement, so my advice is to take precooked food items, and a slow cooker. If weather kind to you then BBQ is fabulous, but we were all on a budget as 4 adults with 5 children with varying pallets could have been costly. Aga on the other hand was magnificant at drying clothes!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you had such an enjoyable time and cooking on the Aga is certainly a skill to be learnt! Mum is always happy to advise and demonstrate with years of experience. The area certainly has lots to offer, we are still discovering and we live there! :) We always welcome everyone and try and assist in making your holiday the best it can be. See you soon hopefully!
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Ideal setting

  • 5 of 5

Week spent here in a perfect location and setting for a family (10) get together. Oceans of room for all. Love touch of shortbread and wine.

Delightful.

Many thanks to Fiona and Una for your hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: May 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Hartwith cum Winsley, Yorkshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
autumn 2017
4 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£735
for 3 nights
From
£245
 
 
winter 2017
27 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£735
for 3 nights
From
£245
 
 
christmas & New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,995
for 7 nights
£1,995
 
 
spring 2018
8 Jan 2018 - 15 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
 
February half term
16 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Spring 2018
27 Feb 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
 
Easter 2018
30 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
 
Summer 2018
20 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Christmas and New Year 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,995
for 7 nights
£1,995
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
£1,150
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Phone the owner for details.
Full amount due within 8 weeks of booking.
25% non-refundable deposit of rental taken at time of booking. Full amount due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Payment by BACS preferred.
£100 returnable damage deposit.


Changeover Day:
Friday changeover day. 10am departure. 3pm arrival.
Can do Friday to Monday or Monday to Friday bookings.
Minimum 3 nights.
Please contact the owner for bookings/enquires.

Notes on prices:
Christmas and New Year Weeks - 7 nights minimum £2000
Longer term rentals considered. Weekends £725.
Returning guests discounts.
Please call Fiona for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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