Historic Accommodation in North East England

Amongst some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside and coastline in England, you will find many reminders of the history of this area such as Hadrian’s Wall, castles, cathedrals etc. Cross the causeway and visit 7th Century Holy Island (Lindisfarne). Take a trip into Durham City with its ancient castle and cathedral, now a World Heritage Site. Explore the North Yorkshire National Park and the Dales; visit the atmospheric village of Haworth, home of the Brontë sisters. Explore the fascinating city of York with its Minster, many historic buildings and museums.

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Swinton Park

Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4JH.

An exclusive 31 bedroom luxury castle hotel, Swinton Park is a Grade II listed building, dating from the 1600’s. Lavishly furnished, this is a unique opportunity to enjoy a stately home experience in one of the highest rated hotels in Yorkshire.

  • 17th Century

The Old Folly

The Old Folly, Hunmanby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Built in the early 1800’s as a ruin, today this gatehouse has been converted into a wonderful and unique set of two holiday homes. Perfect for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline (Filey is only 3 miles away). Cottage Code: IJQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Eshott Hall

Eshott Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9EN.

Built in the 1600’s, Eshott Hall offers stunning, well appointed suite-style bedrooms and elegant communal areas. Enjoy a stroll around the beautiful grounds and sample the superb menu full of local ingredients, some of which are straight from the garden!

  • 17th Century

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Town End Farm Cottages – Cove View

Airton, nr. Skipton, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 6. Dating back to the 1800’s these three properties form part of a barn conversion that have retained essential character features such as exposed stonework, beams and arches. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IFV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Station House – Allerston

Brompton by Sawdon, nr. Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. With views across the cricket pitch to the Yorkshire Wolds, these four apartments have been created from the picturesque old station house on the Scarborough to Pickering Line. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 14426.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • 19th Century

Finkle Barn

Great Fryupdale, nr. Glaisdale, North Yokshire National Park.

Sleeps 6. This detached, former cow byre enjoys stunning views across the rolling hills of the North Yorkshire Moors. Dating back over 200 years, it has been carefully converted and sits within acres of natural farmland with riding and stabling on site. Cottage Code: INN.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Hungate Cottages – Rosedale

Pickering, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 6. Converted from the outbuildings of Hungate House, these characterful cottages enjoy a delightful secluded setting. Private half-mile stretch of Pickering Beck – fishing by arr. Follow the link below for other properties at this location. Cottage Code: KAP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Beech View

Nafferton, nr. Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 8. This spacious holiday home enjoys magnificent views across the Yorkshire Wolds, as well as shared use of an outdoor heated swimming pool, mini-gym, sauna and hot tub. Nearby Bridlington, 9 miles, has a wide sandy beach and pretty harbour. Cottage Code: 14686.

  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Killerby Old Hall

Killerby, nr. Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 12. Killerby Old Hall and its courtyard cottages are surrounded by rolling acres of shared grounds, yet are less than 2 miles from sandy Cayton Bay. Indoor heated swimming pool. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: KKU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Hopgrove Farm Cottages – The Granary

York, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 3 – 6. Just 2 miles from the centre of historic York, these renovated and spacious 18th century farm buildings feature a shared games room, hot tub and sauna (seating 6 people). Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 16437.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Witton Hall – Suite Two

Witton-le-Wear, nr. Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham.

Sleeps 2 – 6. In the truly magnificent Georgian-esque surroundings of Witton Hall, guests can enjoy a host of leisure facilities set within landscaped grounds, including croquet and tennis courts. Follow the link below to see other properties at this location. Cottage Code: MWE.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Red House Farm – The Hayloft

Glaisdale, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. These award-winning former barns date back to the 1700’s. Boasting breathtaking views across the valley, each cottage has its unique charm and enjoys use of a shared games room. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IGP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Dower House

Whittingham, Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 6. With on-site fishing available, this charming single-storey holiday property features comfortable, spacious accommodation, and a delightful conservatory. Located in the grounds of Eslington Park, there is also pheasant shooting by arr. Cottage Code: MRH.

  • Fishing
  • 18th Century