The Annex is a short drive to the City of York and the coastal towns. It is located perfectly for you to explore the best North Yorkshire has to offer - you'll find country pubs, gastro pubs, Michelin starred restaurants (Yorkshire has more than any other County), cafe's, bars, museums, cycling routes, shopping and unlimited sightseeing! The Annex offers a warm and cosy atmosphere with a calming country feel, good for couples, solo adventurers, business travellers, and small families.
The Annex at Birch House welcomes you on the perfect UK holiday the comfort of the open-plan log cabin feel living room, dining area, stylish kitchen, snug bedroom and bathroom with walk in shower await you after your day of sightseeing in York, fish and chips by the coast, cycling, walking, day out with the kids or at the end of a day of business. The Annex offers you the perfect little country retreat that is away from the busy city and situated superbly in the middle of all of the top places and attractions that North Yorkshire has on offer! The interior colour and furnishings have been chosen with those dark cold winter days and nights in mind, you will feel warm and cosy in this little Yorkshire country retreat.
For the avid cyclists and walkers, there is a tiled entry with boot bench and coat stand so you can strip off the muddy and wet overclothes and leave them out of eyeshot!
The Kitchen is compact but fully equipped with fan oven and grill, microwave, two ring electric touch control hob, small fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster and kitchenware. There is a chunky wood dining table suitable for four which doubles as a great workspace, guests have free access to fibre Wifi.
The living area has a sofa bed which is a small double (4ft/120cm), we have a luxury mattress topper and bedding to help ensure a good nights sleep, it is ideal for one adult or two small children.
The bedroom is cosy with a comfortable double bed that has a 3000 pocket sprung mattress and reading lights above, a large oak wardrobe with drawers below and a dressing stand with mirror, hair dryer and power socket.
The shower room has a walk in shower, wash stand, heated towel rail, lots of storage and shaver socket. The room oozes style with the chic modern grey, white and aubergine colour scheme and high quality finish. Guests will find a selection of toiletries, luxury face, hand and bath towels for use while staying at The Annex.
Allocated parking is available for one car or there is on street parking on the road in front of the Annex. We can arrange for your bicycles to be stored securely in our garage which can be accessed directly from the Annex entry. We will very shortly have an enclosed outdoor seating area for guests enjoyment.
As the Annex is adjacent to our home we will be around most days to give you any tips, recommendations and suggestions on the local area, we will also be on hand as hosts if any assistance is needed with the property!
Please be aware that one side of the bed is against the wall.
We have provided bathrobes for use during your stay.
Towels and linen are provided.
For guests travelling with babies and small children a highchair and cot can be provided and a stair gate can be put at the top of the staircase, please let us know your requirements at the time of booking.
- Not suitable for those who have difficulty with stairs (the property is on the first floor)
- Guests must arrive before 10pm on the first day of the stay
- Pets - please contact us before booking, dogs may be considered subject to conditions
- Allocated parking is available for one car, alternatively there is ample on street parking