Luxury properties across the UK
Encompassing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset, the South West is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in the UK. Boasting some of the most unspoilt countryside and coastline in the UK, it is easy to see why booking holiday cottages in the South West is so popular. Read More
The North West England region is home to the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire, each with their own unique qualities that draw in international visitors. The region is steeped in history as well as popular tourist attractions making it a popular destination to visit all year round. Read More
Highlands of Scotland
Borders & The Lothians
Perthshire, Fife & Tayside
Skye & The Hebrides
Grampian & Speyside
The UK is blessed with some of the most beautiful and diverse National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty anywhere in the world. For us, these stretch from Isles of Scilly holiday cottages in the south to the very tip of Scotland. The largest of these is the Lake District but there are well over 50 in total. Read More
If you are looking for quality, secluded accommodation that is truly dog-friendly then Platform 1 provides the ideal choice. This unique accommodation within the former Castle Howard Station, a grade II listed building, offers contemporary living space of a very high quality and comfort. Cleverly the owners have retained much of the original architectural features and combined this with a cool modern style of today.
The self-catering accommodation comprising of one double bedroom with en-suite; a separate shower room with WC; a large 'dream' kitchen and a very spacious lounge with comfortable sofas, including one sofa bed.
The station is set in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with a host of relaxing walks directly from the property. If you enjoy getting close to nature you’ll adore the diversity of birds feeding outside your windows and seeing so much wildlife in the surrounding countryside right on your doorstep.
There is a generous gravelled car park for the exclusive use of guests and one and half acres of well-fenced, formal and wild gardens.
This apartment, constructed out of the old public waiting rooms and offices of the original station, is conveniently situated on a single ground floor, so although it is not suitable for wheelchairs, it is suitable for people with limited mobility.
Window Views Description
The tall arched windows in the kitchen and sitting room, graced with the original wooden shutters, give a great view from the platform of the railway and the woods beyond.
On the other side from the hall there is direct access to a private planted courtyard, with comfortable outside furniture.
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Pet Friendly Cottages
Pure Luxury Cottages
Child Friendly Cottages
Cottages for Walking Holidays
Baby Friendly Cottages
Short Break Cottages
Cottages with a Real Fire or Woodburner