West Mill Cottage

Stittenham, York & Vale of York

  • Charming cottage in a peaceful position with superb views

You can book this property from:

  • £387 per week
  • £55 per night

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath

Families

  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Pub 3 miles
  • Shop 3 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 3pm
  • Check out: 10am

Accessibility

Accessibility

  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Walk-in shower

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: West Mill Cottage 

Description: Barn conversion 

Pre-arrival 

The nearest bus stop is: Sherrif Hutton, 2.3 miles 

The nearest train station is: York, 10 miles 

The nearest food shop is: Sherrif Hutton, 2.3 miles 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Welburn/Sherrif Hutton, 2.3 miles 

The nearest petrol is: A64, 3 miles 

Mobility equipment hire is: York, 10 miles 

Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: On-site 

For what sized cars? Large 

Good space to unload once parked? Yes 

Number of spaces available: 6 cars plus 

The parking surface is: Gravel 

Distance to the property from the parking: 10ft 

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area:  

Is it pay and display? No 

The width of the path to the property is: 113cm 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: None 

Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? Three 

The doors widths are: 111cm, and 138cm French window 

Keyhole height: 100cm 

How many steps are there to the entrance: 1 step, a couple of inches 

Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Carpet and wood 

The door widths are: 73cm 

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 

Kitchen 

The flooring is: Wooden 

The door widths are: 73cm 

The worktop height is: 87cm 

Is the oven set high or low? Low 

The fridge height is: 84cm 

The freezer height is: 90cm 

Is crockery stored high or low? Low 

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: Glasses are by the dining area 

Bedrooms and landings 

How many floors does the property have: all on one level 

The number of steps between floors is: 1 small step into main bedroom, 4cm 

The flooring is: Carpet 

The door widths are: 74 and 84cm 

Bed sizes are: 2ft 6”, 5ft and 6ft 

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable 

Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

The door widths are: 83cm 

Is there an accessible or adapted WC?: Yes 

Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower?: Yes 

Is there a ground floor WC?: Yes 

Is there a ground floor bath or showroom?: Yes 

Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up?: No 

The flooring is: Vinyl 

Outdoor facilities 

External areas are: firm, level, sloped, gravel and grassed 

Permanent seated is provided 

There is outside lighting:  

There is colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)  

There are footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired  

There are no barrier to entry into any part of the garden  

There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas  

General 

Is there a land line for guests to use? Yes 

Mobile reception details:  

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)?: Yes 

Are electrical sockets generally set low or height: Low 

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests?: No 

Any other information:  

 

Description

This charming quality cottage has been converted from an old farm building and retains much of its old character with exposed beams throughout. Enjoying a very peaceful position, adjacent to the owner's house, the cottage is surrounded by open farmland over which there are superb, extensive views.

The accommodation is on the ground floor level, with one small step inside, and is immaculately presented with good quality furniture and a high standard of decoration. The spacious lounge features leather sofas and chairs and oak side tables, and the patio doors open to a small patio; perfect for relaxing in and enjoying the wonderful views over the countryside. In addition to the patio there is an extensive grassed area for children to play in. The cottage has been given a four star rating by Visit England.

The hamlet of Stittenham is an ideal base for exploring North Yorkshire, close to the spectacular Castle Howard (location of Brideshead Revisited) which is approximately 10 miles from the city of York, North York Moors and Yorkshire coast all within easy reach.

ALL THE ACCOMMODATION IS ON THE GROUND FLOOR:
Lounge/Diner:
Electric fire, TV, DVD player, Radio/CD player, dining table and chairs and sofa bed. Patio doors lead onto the small patio.
Kitchen: Cooker, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer and fridge.
Bedroom 1: Double bed, chest of drawers, wardrobe, dressing table. Patio doors lead onto the small patio.
En suite: Shower, toilet and washbasin.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds,wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bathroom: Bath, separate shower cubicle, toilet and washbasin.

Pets: Two dogs welcome. 
Parking: Ample parking.
Garden: Patio and garden with furniture.
Heating: Electric fire, underfloor heating throughout.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Towels are provided. Travel cot available. Mobile signal is variable. Unlimited Wi-Fi is available 
Pub & Shop: 3 miles.

Reviews

Stunning view from the cottage, peaceful and relaxing, the owners were very friendly and made us feel very welcome with lovely cake and flowers.

Mrs Susan J,

It was an absolutely brilliant property, views to die for and out hosts were lovely people, but without being intrusive!

Carreen H,

A true home from home with such lovely hosts with such lovely hosts/owners.

Miss L W,

West Mill Cottage was a lovely and peaceful stay. It's on a horse farm with lovely views of the Howardian Hills. The hosts were very attentive and helpful.

Ms Kathleen K,

Great cottage. Wonderful surroundings, views beautiful. After a day out it was great to know you were going back to very comfortable accommodation . Everything was there to make our stay comfortable.

Mrs Beryl H,

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