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5 of the best country cottages for sale in Yorkshire

PUBLISHED: 00:00 16 January 2017

Crail Cottage

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Setting your sights on a rural idyll? Here are five of our favourites

Main StreetMain Street

Main Street, Stanbury, near Haworth

An exceptional grade two listed, semi-detached period property, this characterful rural haven offers well-maintained accommodation with far-reaching views.

The accommodation briefly comprises a dining room, sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room, lounge, four bedrooms, a shower room and bathroom. Outside you’ll find lawned patio gardens, a private drive and a detached double garage.

Contact: Charnock Bates; 01422 380100; charnockbates.co.uk

Price: £395,000

Brook CottageBrook Cottage

Brook Cottage, Bishop Monkton

If you’re looking for a beautifully presented three-bedroom grade two listed cottage – and, frankly, why wouldn’t you be? – than look no further.

This lovely rural family home offers high quality accommodation and occupies an attractive position on the edge of the popular and desirable village of Bishop Monkton, between Harrogate and Ripon. It’s a truly unique stone-built cottage attached to the Old Cornmill. A real must-view.

Contact: Carter Jonas; 01423 523423; harrogate@carterjonas.co.uk

Price: £475,000

Crail CottageCrail Cottage

Crail Cottage, Clayton West, Huddersfield

This is a delightful chocolate box cottage bursting with character; so much so that you really should book a viewing now in order to soak up the ambiance (and imagine precisely where you’re going to put your sofa to make the most of the beautiful rural light).

And as if it wasn’t picture postcard pretty enough, it also boasts immaculate country gardens, providing a real treat for horticulture enthusiasts who want their homes to be charming inside and out.

Contact: Yorkshire’s Finest, 329 Wakefield Road, Denby Dale, Huddersfield, HD8 8RX; 01484 865647; yorkshiresfinest.org

Price: £375,000

Millers HouseMillers House

Millers House, Yore Mill, Aysgarth, Leyburn

Millers House is situated in the heart of picturesque Wensleydale, close to the famous Aysgarth Falls, and is arranged to offer considerable flexibility of use.

It’s a good-sized, four-bedroom home offering scope for improvement with a range of outbuildings, part of which has already been converted in to a self-contained home office set within private gardens.

Contact: Knight Frank; 01423578919; daniel.rigg@knightfrank.com

Price: £475,000

ElvingtonElvington

Elvington, near York

This charming grade two listed detached Georgian house is full of character and sits amid generous part-walled gardens of around 0.75 of an acre within the heart of this much sought after conservation village.

The accommodation includes a reception hall, drawing room, dining room, study, sitting room, breakfast kitchen, larder, cloakroom, four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a first floor conse

Contact: Jackson-Stops & Staff, 23 High Petergate, York, YO1 7HS; 01904 625033; jackson-stops.co.uk.

Price: £625,000

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