New for 2024 this fully renovated luxurious countryside escape on a captivating working farm just outside Ripon where relaxation meets nature. This serene retreat immerses you in rural life surrounded by contented cattle grazing sheep friendly alpacas clucking chickens and amiable pigs. Explore local attractions including the historic Fountains Abbey the enchanting Studley Park medieval Markenfield Hall and the ancient charms of the Cathedral City of Ripon all within 2 miles. For a spot of culture visit the Law & Order Museums craft markets and the excitement of Ripon Races. Venture to the Spa town of Harrogate (12 miles) and the historic cathedral city of York (28 miles) or visit stately homes like Newby Hall (5 miles). The farm is situated on the old Studley Estate with numerous enchanting walks including the valley of seven bridges it also serves as a gateway to the peaceful North York Moor and breathtaking Yorkshire Dales National Park. With its picturesque setting and proximity to historical sites this farm provides the perfect base for an unforgettable Yorkshire experience combining luxury and comfort with the beauty of rural life. Come together with family and friends to discover the epitome of luxury in this magnificent barn conversion which offers an abundance of space ideal for large family gatherings and celebrations. Sustainably built from stone from the farm and reclaimed brick the property boasts air source heating rainwater harvesting and solar energy ensuring an eco-friendly retreat. Immerse yourself in original character and exposed beams as you reconnect with loved ones on this idyllic working farm. Enter through the practical boot room a space for muddy boots and four-legged friends to dry off after a long walk. The expansive open-plan kitchen/dining area serves as the heart of the barn featuring a large kitchen island and a breakfast bar for socialising while feasts are prepared. Move seamlessly to the spacious lounge adorned with a wood burner and Smart TV or indulge in the ultimate games room with a pool table and additional Smart TV. Seven bedrooms all boasting en-suite facilities await your selection including a twin room connected via stairs to a snug mezzanine with the flexibility of being a double or further twin room making an ideal family suite. Other options include two ground-floor king-size rooms both with an en-suite and one including a bath. This bedroom opens out into the tranquil rear courtyard with a hot tub. Upstairs four more bedrooms await; one twin (that can be made into a double on request) and three king-size rooms all with en-suite bathrooms. One stunning bedroom includes the added luxury of an open bath within the perfect place to relax in the privacy of your own room. Outside a charming walled courtyard beckons for summer BBQs complete with built-in seating and a sunken firepit lawn area and giant chessboard. To the rear of the property a second courtyard includes a hot tub. Immerse yourself relax and unwind while you admire the starry night sky – the perfect way to end the day! The farm changes throughout the seasons so you may see baby lambs newborn calves chickens and piglets! Need to know: 7 bedrooms 5 king size, 1 twin room connected to a further twin (can be made into a double on request), 1 twin (can be made into a double on request). 7 bathrooms 6 en suite shower rooms with WC (1 with freestanding bath in the bedroom), 1 en suite bathroom with bath, shower and WC. Downstairs WC. Electric range cooker, fridge/freezer plus a second fridge, 2 dishwashers, wine cooler, microwave. Utility room with washing machine. Boot room with dog crates. Dog wash. Travel cot and highchair available. Wood burner (first basket of logs provided). Underfloor heating. Smart TV in lounge. Games room with snooker table and Smart TV. Rear courtyard with hot tub. Personal grassed dog paddock. Front enclosed courtyard, large patio with built in BBQ, fire pit, built in seating, outdoor games. Private car park for several cars. Shop 1.5 miles. Pub 2 miles. Can also be booked with Farmstead Cottage which sleeps 4 (ref 94000).