The Old SmithySkipton, North Yorkshire
- Sleeps 2
- Bedrooms 1
- Preferred changeover day Friday
- Minimum stay 3 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 1
- Acorn rating 3 What's this?
- Reference 020019
About The Old SmithyIn a corner of the Yorkshire Dales this secluded, single-storey cottage is perfect for wildlife lovers.
The Old Smithy is a small single storey building tucked away in a peaceful corner of the tiny village of Buckden, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. Stone walls and exposed beams add to the charm of this one-bedroom nook.
Enjoy the cottage’s secluded location and head out for a ramble in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. There are a number of villages nearby if you need to stop for refreshments along the way.
Further afield, Fountains Abbey is just a 50 miles drive. Explore this historic site and deer park packed with a wide range of wildlife. Nearby Skipton also makes for a great day out and its castle is well worth a visit.
Availability & book
- Selected dates
- Changeover day
Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair not available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer not available
- Dishwasher not available
- Washing machine not available
- Tumble dryer not available
- Telephone available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* not available
- Open fire / wood burner not available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
Ground floor facilitiesView Access statement (PDF 209 KB)
Kitchen, sitting/dining room and double bedroom separated by a wall partition (some exposed stone walls and roof beams) and bathroom.
Notes for guests
Access: This access statement is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see those images in the main website page.
Heating: Electric heating included.
Garden: Small paved area to front of cottage with patio seating area.
Parking: Parking for one car directly in front of the cottage. Additional parking in the village car park, pay and display.
Television/signal: The television is for playing DVDs only as there is no television reception at the cottage.
Access: The bedroom and bathroom are on the ground floor but the cottage may not be suitable for wheelchair users.
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