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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The Forge

Eglingham, Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Originally the forge for the farm, this charming detached stone cottage dates from the early 19th century. Offering a blend of traditional features, it is equipped to a very high standard and boasts sole use of an outdoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: MNF.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

The Barn

Draughton, Skipton, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 6. This holiday cottage boasts views towards the renowned beauty spot of Bolton Abbey and is ideally placed to explore the Yorkshire Dales, Skipton, Ilkley Moor and Bronte Country. Games room with table tennis. Shops and pubs 2 miles. Cottage Code: 19376.

  • Games room
  • 19th Century

Mole Hill Cottage

Beamish, Co. Durham.

Sleeps 5. This detached holiday cottage is furnished in a tasteful, contemporary style and is situated in the Beamish Valley just 2 minutes drive from Beamish Hall and Tanfield Steam Railway. WiFi. Shops ½ mile, pub and restaurant ¼ mile. Cottage Code: 25775.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Crow’s Nest

Staithes, Cleveland, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. Furnished and equipped to a very good standard, this 150-year-old holiday cottage features panoramic sea views over the picturesque fishing village of Staithes. Adjoining another property, it is tucked away on a hillside along a quiet lane. Cottage Code: IJA.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Landings Cottage

Beningbrough, nr. York, Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. With the River Ouze running through the grounds, this pretty barn conversion is peacefully set in the historic village of Beningbrough. Boasting character and charm with its stone floors and exposed beams, it lies just 7 miles from York. Cottage Code: IZA.

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

The Old Chapel

Speeton, nr. Filey, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. A stunning chapel conversion retaining many original features such as beautiful stained glass windows, high solid wood ceilings, wall panelling and solid wood floors. Just a few miles from the seaside town of Filey. Cottage Code: INW.

  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Burns Cottage

nr. Barnard Castle, Co. Durham.

Sleeps 18. Traditionally furnished and decorated to a high standard throughout, Burns Cottage has been created from traditional farm buildings and offers well appointed, versatile accommodation. Outdoor private swimming pool, sauna and games room. Cottage Code: MPB.

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Hopgrove Farm Cottages – The Hayloft

York, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 3 – 6. These renovated 18th century farm buildings are just 2 miles from York city centre. Shared garden, grounds, games room, sauna and hot tub. Shops 1 mile, pub 200 yards. To view other properties at this location, please follow the link below. Cottage Code: 17238.

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

Flagstaff Cottage

Robin Hood’s Bay, near Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 6. Set in the heart of picturesque Robin Hood’s Bay, this four-storey former fisherman’s cottage has been beautifully refurbished. With its own private patio and rockery garden it is superbly located and convenient for the beach. Cottage Code: IBY.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Claxton Grange – Wilberforce

Claxton, nr. York, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4 – 9. Set in 16-acres of private grounds, with an indoor swimming pool, games room and hard tennis court, these renovated holiday cottages lie just 6 miles from York. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 26402.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century