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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
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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 a large house to holiday with friends or extended family or maybe as the venue for a group getaway or to celebrate a special occasion or event The Beeches may well be the perfect choice. Delightfully situated on the outskirts of the small market town of Driffield which is a short stroll away The Beeches offers quality accommodation and facilities throughout. Alternatively during the current restrictions, the West Wing can be made available at a reduced rate providing 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms plus sitting room and huge kitchen and of course the hot tub..
The accommodation can accommodate family groups of up to 19 guests in 7 beautiful bedrooms. The living areas are spacious and guests can all dine together in the ground floor dining kitchen. The kitchen itself is fully equipped and ready for the chef in the party to cook up a storm. You may prefer to dine al fresco on the large terrace that overlooks the stunning enclosed garden or perhaps relax in the hot tub and plan tomorrows adventures .
When looking for a family group getaway in East Yorkshire The Beeches ticks all of the boxes
Entering the property through the electric gates brings you along the drive to the front of the house and there is plenty of parking for the families' cars. The large terrace to the front has seating and is perfect for that early morning coffee in the sunshine and the 2 acre garden has plenty of space for games, a paddling pool, or a game of table tennis.
Off the kitchen is another spacious terrace with lots of social seating and outside dining for the afternoon and evening sun or a lazy afternoon BBQ. Steps from here lead down into a walled enclosed garden.
To the side of the house is the small "Enchanted Wood" where the children should enjoy spotting the fairies' houses and seeing if they can spot any fairies! Just past this is the recently created living willow dome, not fully grown yet but well on its way and there is also a slide and swings for the children.
From the door off the utility room is the 5 seater hot tub.
The long sweeping drive has ample parking for everyone and surrounds the vast lawn dominated by the two hundred year old sycamore sitting in the centre.
Passing over the wide front terrace and entering the large double oak doors takes you into the spacious hallway with the oak staircase rising to the first floor.
On the ground floor, the large, stylish dining kitchen, the hub of the house, is well equipped for big family gatherings. The dining table seats 16 and there are extra seats if your group is a little larger and there are two high chairs for the toddlers in the group. Off the kitchen is a terrace with plenty of social seating for large groups and this leads down a few steps to a secure garden.
As the evening chill comes in, you can retire to the drawing room with it’s warming log fire and 3 cosy sofas for that precious after dinner family time, whether you’re playing board games or just relaxing in front of the fire curled up to watch a film or sharing the latest news over a few drinks with friends and family.
Completing the ground floor is a further sitting room with 2 sofas, a downstairs cloakroom and a utility / boot room with washing machine and an extra fridge for keeping those all important drinks cool and just outside the utility door is a 5 person hot tub.
First Floor Description
Up the staircase and heading to the left from the half landing and up a further 8 stairs is a reception area with 3 sofas, having space for the different ages in your group or even just as a quiet space contemplating the amazing view over the front lawn. Off this area is The Blue Room which has a king size bed and a shower en-suite bathroom. Next to this is The Far Bathroom which sits at the foot of the stairs that lead up to the east side 2nd floor, This bathroom has a bath and a separate shower.
Also on this level but heading to the right from the half landing and up 4 stairs is The Office with twin beds or can also be 1 superking bed, then The Black & White Bathroom which has a bath with a shower over on the West side of the house. Down from this landing are the back stairs to the utility room on the ground floor and up from this landing are stairs to a further three bedrooms.
Second Floor and Above Description
On the east side of the house and taking the staircase from the small landing outside The Far Bathroom takes you up to The Ivory Tower, which has a king size bed and a small double bed and fabulous views across the front garden. Next to this is The Attic which has a double bed and views across the side garden.
On the west side of the house and taking the staircase up from the landing where The Black & White Bathroom is leads you to The Billiard Room, the biggest bedroom, which has a zip & link superking bed and a day bed with a trundle underneath. This room has a full sized bathroom with a bath and separate shower.
Up from this room are The Servants Quarters which has a zip & link superking along with a day bed, then opposite this room is The Apple Store which has a double bed and a single bed.
Window Views Description
As the house is half of the original house, with the other half of the house sitting behind and unseen, our views are all to the front and sides and the front view looks over the 2 acre garden and the magnificent 200 year old sycamore tree in the centre of the front lawn. The east side views are over the trees and the west side views from the kitchen are over the side terrace and garden.
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