Charming Victorian cottage home swap
Charming Victorian cottage with private south-facing garden. 2 bedrooms, 1 kingsize, 1 double bed and a cosy living room . (full central heating) The cottage is situated in a quiet cul de sac next to the famous and beautiful 200 acre Stray and 10 minutes walk to the town centre.
About the location
North Yorkshire is regarded as one of the most beautiful counties in Britain, and Harrogate Spa town as gate way to the Dales, was voted the happiest place to live. There are unique 19th century Turkish baths next to the renowned Betty's where you can enjoy a traditional English afternoon tea/meal after your bath or Spa treat.
A pedestrianised town centre offers designer shops, parks, Turkish baths, Spa, Theatres, Cinema, the Stray and 17th and 18th century architecture.
12 miles from Leeds Bradford airport. 28 miles from Manchester airport, with train connections to Leeds and Harrogate.
5 mins drive/bus to RHS Harlow Carr.
5 mins drive/bus to Knaresborough, and it's castle, where the knights fled to after they murdered Thomas Becket.
15 mins drive/bus Ripley Castle.
30 mins drive to Salts Mill... book shop, restaurants, gallery...home of the largest collection of Hockney and Saltaire village a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
30 minutes drive or train journey to the historic walled city of York.
20 minutes drive to Fountains Abbey or Bolton Abbey.
1 hour drive/bus/train to Haworth, Bronte Country.
50 miles from the Lake District (Cumbria).
70 miles drive/train to the nearest coastal towns of Whitby, Scarborough etc.
You can visit the beautiful route travelled by the Tour de France via historic houses, castles and Abbeys.
Type of home swap
- Home Exchange
- Non Simultaneous Exchange
- Open to Offers
- Long Term Exchange
- Weekend Exchange
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- Pets welcome
- Children welcome
- Pet Care Offered
- Garage / Parking
- Use of computer
- Washer / Drier
- Car exchange offered
- Shopping facilities
- Rock climbing
- Local restaurants
- Art galleries
- Horse Riding
- Good public transport
- Car not required
Closest airport: Leeds Bradford airport
Nearest city: York
Property type: Cottage
Location type: City