Set on the northern tip of the Yorkshire Dales in the picturesque and peaceful hamlet of Uckerby benefits from far-reaching views across rolling farmland. The nearby village of Scorton with its central village green has two welcoming country inns both serving food and a village shop. There are several farm shops with cafes and delis selling local produce and local art galleries should you want to take a reminder of your stay home with you. The gentle countryside that surrounds you offers plenty of walking and cycling trails for lovers of outdoor activities. Head to the market town of Richmond home to Richmond Castle and Easby Abbey for a slice of Yorkshire history just 7.5 miles away. Visit popular beauty spots such as Aysgarth Falls High Force. Children will relish The Forbidden Corner a unique labyrinth of tunnels and follies ideal for adventurers and those young at heart. This barn conversion is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered behind its stone exterior are impressively high vaulted ceilings with exposed beams heated Yorkshire flagstones floors and crammed with character and comfort. On entering this outstanding property you will find a dramatic and generous entrance hall with a large dining table perfect for a banquet of sizeable portions seating up to ten. The hall leads you through to the equally generously sized kitchen divided by a central island which means there s plenty of scope for relaxed socialising over lazy lunches or casual suppers. Sit at the breakfast bar drink in hand while the chef of the group prepares a feast on the Range style electric oven and hob American style fridge/freezer dishwasher and Nespresso coffee machine. The utility room provides plenty of space for outdoor gear wellies and walking boots and includes a washing machine and tumble dryer and microwave for those holiday practicalities. Make your way into the lounge with floor to ceiling windows with views of the garden and beyond stoke the fire and sink into one of the deep comfortable sofas and watch a film on the large Smart TV. A cinema room can be found on the first floor via a cast-iron spiral staircase on the mezzanine level complete with projector screen popcorn machine and surround sound providing that real cinema experience. The PlayStation Sonos music system means that there is plenty to keep all of the party happy and entertained on those wet weather days. When the night falls retire to one of the four generously proportioned bedrooms a king-size bedroom with en-suite shower and WC a super-king-size zip-and-link (can be made as twins on prior request) with two additional guest beds ideal for family another super-king-size zip-and-link (can be made as twins on prior request) and finally another king-size bedroom with an en-suite shower room and WC. There is the main bathroom along the corridor with a freestanding claw foot bath/shower and WC. If you are not wanting to go full holiday mode do a workout in the home gym complete with a cardio machine spinning bike multi-gum and free weights. Outside the garden rolls into the neighbouring farmland take your morning coffee outside and watch the local wildlife from the patio. Light up the BBQ and enjoy dining outside with your family or relax in the hot tub with a glass of wine.. The lawn is the ideal size for children and four-legged friends to run free. Being in an area of dark skies this is the perfect spot for star-gazing. Need to know: 4 bedrooms 2 king size, 1 super king size zip and link (can be made as twins on request) and 1 super king size zip and link (which can be made into a twin on request) with 2 extra single beds. 2 en suite shower rooms with WC’s and 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC. Electric Range style oven and hob, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher and Nespresso coffee machine. Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and microwave. Welcome pack included. High chair and travel cot available on request. Wood burner (basket of logs provided). Underfloor heating throughout. Private hot tob. Smart TV and sound bar in the lounge and Smart TV in Gym, Sonos music system and Playstation. Cinema room with projector, DVD and surround sound. Gym with cardio machine and weights. Enclosed garden with large patio, seating and BBQ. Off road parking behind electric gates. Pub and village shop 1.4 miles. Sleeps 8 2.