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.....High Woods Farm, Wass, York, YO61 4AY, 01347 868 188

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High Woods Farm, Wass and Ampleforth, North Yorkshire


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Unique in its abundant natural setting, this 45 acre private estate in the glorious English countryside sits on the doorstep of the North Yorkshire Moors, bordering Forestry Commission land which boasts miles of bridleways and footpaths for walkers and cyclists. A bountiful haven for bird watchers and nature lovers alike!


Shallowdale Valley offers escape and relaxation away from the pulsating everyday stress of urban life.


The sheltered valley, midway between between the quaint villages of Ampleforth and Wass, boasts panoramic views across the Howardian Hills, acres of idyllic picnic sites and is home to abundant wildlife.


High Woods Farm is committed to the restoration and enhancement of the exisitng species-rich sloping meadows, and to re-establish the ancient skill of copicing to regenerate woodland glades which provide a natural source of firewood whilst also populating a carpet of natural wild flowers to once again attract the natural diverse habitats of all living plants, insects and animals.

"..as close to heaven as you can get.."

Whilst surrounded by natural beauty and free roaming wildlife, the unique quality of High Woods Farm is enhanced by its proximity to the picturesque market town of Helmsley and a short drive away from the historic city of York. Only an hours glorious drive over the North Yorkshire moors brings you to the dramatic coastline of Scarborough, Whitby & Filey. The historic Ampleforth Abbey and Ampleforth College, with all sports facilities open to the public, are both only 2 miles from High Woods Farm.

Such peace & tranquillity will appeal to those looking for a holiday cottage in an unspoilt rural location complete with wildflower meadows and flora and fauna of all varieties. Children will find High Woods Farm a boundless adventure playground where they can freely explore the diverse terrain.
Pets are welcome by prior arrangement.

High Woods Farm has 2 self-catering cottages - one 3-bedroom, The Burrows, which will sleep up to five adults , and one 1-bedroom Mole End, which will sleep two adults & one child.
To view more or check prices and availability at High Woods Farm, go to  http://www.cottageguide.co.uk/highwoodsfarm/
For a glimpse into the magic of High Woods visit the link below.....