Located within a Grade II listed building, these lovely apartments offer a modern home from home feel, which have been converted from a former country house dating back to the 1800s. The spacious, open plan living area enjoys views over the Esk Valley countryside. The property offers both convenient and ample parking within the grounds. The beautiful village of Sleights is surrounded by fantastic countryside walks including a route to Whitby passing through the picturesque, riverside village of Ruswarp and the Cinder Track. Sleights has two traditional pubs, both serving food and offering a warm welcome, as well as Radfords award winning local butchers and Bothams bakery. Steam trains pass through the village throughout the year, with a service that takes you to the nearby town of Whitby and beyond. There is also a regular bus service.
There is plenty for nature lovers to see and do right on your doorstep, with countryside tracks and stunning scenery encompassing everything from gentle ambles to multi day loops. The cinder track travels between Scarborough and Whitby and is a popular off road route through the North Yorkshire Moors national park. Whitby is popular all year round with its many festivals and events, such as the famous bi-annual Goth Weekend, bi-annual Steam Punk, Folk week and a Regatta. The town is also home to Whitby Abbey, made famous by Bram Stoker’s Dracula along with its renowned 199 steps. Cobbled streets are filled with independent traders offering many quirky handcrafted goods, live music and a myriad of places to eat, from delis to bistros, traditional fare to award-winning fish and chips. There are many hidden gems dotted along the coastline and an abundance of welcoming Yorskhire villages such as Grosmont and Goathland, made famous by the TV series, Heartbeat. Pickering, Scarborough and York are all well worth a visit and offer a wide variety of attractions. Flamingo Land is only 30 minutes away. Beach 4 miles. Shop 150 yards, pub and restaurant 100 yards.