Holiday cottage for 7 - Yorkshire Dales National Park

Goose Bank is a spacious holiday cottage overlooking the village green in the centre of West Scrafton, a small farming hamlet in Coverdale, not far from Leyburn and Middleham. In the heart of the Yorkshire Dales and the Yorkshire National Park, Coverdale is a lesser known Dale, ideal for walking and rambling with a hidden waterfall, wild moors and lush wooded valleys close at hand.

Self-Catering Accommodation:  ideal for families or groups of friends

  • sleeps 7 (+cot and high chair available)
  • 4 bedrooms altogether - 2 double, 1 twin bedroom, 1 single bedroom with ensuite shower and toilet, house bathroom with shower over bath
  • downstairs toilet
  • sitting room with multifuel stove, TV & DVD and CD player
  • dining room with books and maps
  • playroom with toys and games
  • kitchen with oven and hob, microwave, larder fridge
  • plus extra fridge/ freezer and washing machine
  • bed linen included in price
  • electricity and oil central heating included in price
  • light spacious rooms
  • well behaved dogs welcome

Scenic walks right from the doorstep  

Nearby is Middleham (5 miles) home to over 1000 race horses which ride through the town on the way to the Gallops every morning. There are several thriving pubs and Middleham Castle, home to Richard III. A mile further on is the market town of Leyburn with a good selection of local shops, supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, pubs, Tourist Information Centre

  • There are scenic walks right from the doorstep in this picturesque and unspoilt farming community.  Read more >
  • Local attractions include Jervaulx Abbey, The Forbidden Corner. Market towns, (Hawes, Leyburn, Richmond, Bedale, Masham), Castles and Abbeys. Scenes from All creatures Great and Small were filmed in the village and the surrounding dales. James Herriot spent his honeymoon in West Scrafton and his son owns a holiday cottage in the village. Coverdale merges with Wensleydale with the lovely Aysgarth Falls, Semerwater, and the Wensleydale Cheese makers at Gayle. Read more >

Goose Bank is a gracious Edwardian house, recently renovated, with a small garden in the front and a large cobbled area and garden at the back with a view of Roova Crag.


Call Liz or Bean on
01969 640615 or
07952 402952 (mobile)