The front of the property offers ample parking space for two guests cars, and there is ample further parking nearby.  Electricity is supplied by solar panels, and the cottage is heated by gas central heating, which is included in the price.   A starter pack for the coal fire is provided, as are linen and towels.  The following pages give an overview of the accommodation and amenities on offer at Rowan Cottage

Living Room

  With a real fire, the living room offers views to the rear of the property. It contains two leather sofas, a leather tub chair,a 32″ Smart Freeview LED television so you can use TV streaming services, DVD/Blue-ray player again with Streaming for Iplayer and Netflix, Guest WiFi and a bluetooth enabled sound stage for … Continue reading Living Room

Dining Room

The dining room has ample space for the whole family to eat together, as well as a pair of comfortable leather tub chairs and coffee table.   The dining room is equipped with a bluetooth enabled hifi system, which can also play CD’s.  In the sideboard there is a selection of board games, books and … Continue reading Dining Room

Master Bedroom

The master bedroom offers gorgeous views down the Esk valley.  It is equipped with a very comfortable oak framed king size bed, and sliding wardrobes across one wall for all your storage requirements. There is ample room for an optional cot(s) if required.  Additional duvet’s, throw and pillows are provided, as well as a radio … Continue reading Master Bedroom

Bunk Bedroom

The final bedroom offers accommodation for two, with adult sized bunkbeds, a built in wardrobe and chest of drawers.  The bookcase offers each bed its own individually controlled reading light, as well as a place to store your personal affects at the bedside.  A radio alarm clock is also provided.

Twin Bedroom

The second bedroom also offers beautiful views down the Esk Valley.  It contains two 3ft oak framed beds with a large wardrobe and chest of drawers and a radio alarm clock.

The Kitchen

The galley kitchen is fully equipped for your catering needs. Including those modern essentials of dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, gas hob and mid height electric oven, slow cooker, blender and of course ample cupboard space. For the budding baker and chef, we have all the essentials to create that home made cake too.  In the … Continue reading The Kitchen


The bathroom offers a powerful shower with a massage head and a bath. There is a heated towel rail, magnifying shaving mirror, illuminated mirror and all towels are provided.

Rear Garden

The rear garden offers beautiful views into the Esk Valley.  With a stone flagged patio, and table and chairs its the perfect spot for a summer evening.  Within the ‘cell’ (this was formerly a police house) there is a barbeque for guests to use.

The View

This is the beautiful Esk Valley, which can be seen from the rear of Rowan Cottage and the garden.  Those wishing to walk the valley will find a walk leaflet in the cottage fact file.