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Property ID: AC800667

Stormont Shepherd’s Hut

Short breaks from £292

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Pocklington, Yorkshire
Sleeps 2
No Pets
4 trees

Based on a small farmstead, this recently built shepherd’s hut is the perfect base for couples who want to experience something a little different without compromising quality.

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Professionally hand-crafted by the owner, the hut has small wooden steps and a classic shepherd’s hut stable door. Inside, there is a sumptuous double bed, seating overlooking the surrounding countryside, a wood burner and underfloor heating to keep the hut cosy throughout the year.

Linen and towels are provided for your stay as well as a starter pack for the fire. A newly renovated farm building comprises walk-in showers, a toilet and a mirror.

Whether you’re looking for a romantic escape to treat your partner to, or you are simply looking to get away from your mundane routine, a stay in Stormont Shepherd’s Hut is sure to create an unforgettable experience whatever the occasion.

Key features

  • Shepherd’s hut with a double bed with bedside tables and comfty seating
  • Modern shower block with assigned shower room comprising a toilet and walk-in shower for each individual hut
  • Shared kitchen with an electric double oven, hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, frying pan, oven trays, saucepans, glassware, cutlery, plates, bowls and 2x toasters and washing machine
  • Wood burner and underfloor heating
  • Welcome pack with sliced bread, tea, coffee, milk, individual pots of butter, local jam and marmalade
  • WiFi, TV
  • Mini fridge and kettle
  • Travel cot and highchair provided on request for small babies
  • Starter pack for wood burner
  • Fencing around the hut for privacy
  • Gravelled outdoor area with a hammock and outdoor seating
  • Shared pizza oven, Webber barbecue, wooden outdoor Jenga set and outdoor chess
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • 21+ – no small children but babies are welcome

From Pocklington, there is a choice of footpath walks in all directions, so why not explore the Yorkshire Wolds before warming up in front of the fire. or enjoying the private outdoor space with a glass of bubbly.

The shared kitchen is complete with essential self-catering appliances and plenty of countertop space, giving you the option to have a night in to devour home-cooked meals.

Clayfield Shepherd’s huts

Stormont Shepherd’s hut is one of four shepherd’s huts on Clayfield farm. Book more than one shepherd’s hut together to create a unique getaway for family and friends in Mayfield Shepherd’s Hut, White Hedge Shepherd’s Hut and Penny Shepherd’s Hut.

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The Local Area

The pretty market town of Pocklington is 1 mile away, giving you the option to walk down on a beautiful summer’s day. Here, you’ll find a range of independent shops, cosy cafés, delis and restaurants. Miles of footpath and cycle routes surround the hut and are perfect for a fantastic family walk; the footpath at the bottom of Clayfield Lane is access to the famous Yorkshire Wolds way walk.

The historic city of York and the upmarket town of Beverley are half an hour away, offering an unforgettable day out. See York from the top of Clifford’s Tower and spot the castle remains throughout the city, visit the famous Minster and explore the plethora of shops and restaurants right in the centre. Visit one of the many National Trust properties near York, Castle Howard and stroll the stunning stately home and well-kept gardens. The Shepherd’s hut is not only the perfect base for exploring bustling, historic towns but is also within reach of the East Coast and seaside towns such as Whitby and Bridlington.

  • 1 mile to Pocklington for shops, cafés and restaurants
  • 14.5 miles to York
  • 28 miles to Bridlington
  • 32.7 miles to Filey
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