Blue Dales is a fabulous, recently renovated house. You'll love the chic and fun interior, which also showcases art of the local area and the well stocked games room.
The detached property is in a quiet, peaceful corner of the pretty village of Embsay with far reaching views: close to the market town of Skipton. The property is within walking distance of 2 great pubs and Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway. Watch the plumes of steam and listen for the toot of the steam engine from the garden!
Set back in spacious, sunny gardens, this lovely Embsay cottage provides first-class accommodation in this ever-popular Dales village, and boasts 2 spacious bedrooms and a smaller 3rd bedroom, all with luxurious bedding and black out blinds for the perfect night's sleep.
On the ground floor is a contemporary, large open plan Living, Kitchen and Dining area, with stunning windows and french doors out to the decking area, perfect for socialising and getting the best from your holiday. The kitchen is high spec featuring marble worktops and dishwasher.
At the end of the hall is a laundry room and W.C. with washing machine and separate dryer.
On the ground floor there is also a large Games Room offering a second sitting room/chill out area perfect for kids and grown ups to enjoy. It has a versatile games table for Air Hockey, Table Football and Pool Table. Also the Games Room boasts HD TV with xbox 360 and a selection of board games, DVD's and books. It has french doors out to the garden.
The spacious rear garden is ideal for dining alfresco with BBQ, there is a very useful secure shed providing storage for bikes and walking gear and there are excellent off road parking to the front of the cottage for 3 vehicles.
Bedroom 1 has a super-king zip bed which can be separated to create 2 single beds (please notify the owner which sleeping arrangement you prefer before arrival).
Bedroom 2 has 2 single beds.
Bedroom 3 has a double bed (placed against the wall, see photo).
Luxury bathroom with Shower and Bath.
Utility Room, Downstairs w/c.
Open plan Kitchen, Dining and Living Room,
2nd Sitting Room and Play Room.
Gas central heating
Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer,
2 x HD TV with Free view, DVD, radio/CD,
Games Table (Football, Air Hockey, Table Tennis, Pool
WiFi, small library of books and games
Fuel and power inc. in rent
Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
Cot and highchair available
Off road parking for 3 cars
Secure Bike Store
Lawned garden with decking, BBQ and furniture
Sorry, no smoking.
Shop and pub 10 mins walk
Skipton 1.5 miles.
This quiet Dales village is of ancient origin, with a stone circle dating back to the Bronze Age and having been the site of a monastic settlement in the 12th Century. Today it is popular with walkers and steam railway enthusiasts who come to enjoy the beautiful surrounding countryside and the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, with its award-winning authentic station buildings and steam trains. Embsay is also famous for it's crag, which presides over the village and Embsay reservoir. The reservoir is popular with walkers and sailors and there is a Sailing Club based here. Billy Bob's ice-cream parlour is 5 minutes drive away and very popular for families with children as they can eat and have fun in their play barns. There are 2 pubs in the village and both serve excellent food. The Old Mill in the village centre boasts a needlecraft centre and coffee shop, whilst all the amenities and attractions of the lively bustling market town of Skipton famous for its Medieval Castle and canal network are all close at hand. Nearby are lots of popular places to visit, including Bolton Abbey, Kilnsey, Grassington and Bronte Country making this an ideal location for a wonderful Dales holiday.