Flat 35a - VisitEngland Three Star Gold Award (Sleeps 3 + 1).
This charming property is the ground floor of a grade II listed three story cottage dating from the 18th Century. It looks out over the harbour, above Tate Hill Sands and beneath Whitby Abby, with private car parking behind Fortune's Kipper shop across the street.
Three steps lead down from street level into the apartment which is semi-open plan. There is a fully equipped kitchen area and dining space for four. Screened by an attractive stained-glass partition, the bedroom area contains a double bed and a single divan. There is also a futon sofa which easily converts into a double bed. this can be screened off to provide some privacy. The bathroom, off the bedroom, has a bath and electric shower. The bedroom and bathroom arrangement in this cottage make it most suited to family groups. An archway leads from the bedroom area through to a bright sitting room, which has a three seater sofa, armchairs, a smart TV and a DVD player.
French doors open from the sitting room onto a splendidly spacious terrace, with uninterrupted views stretching across the West of Whitby town and the harbour piers, and beyond to the cliffs of Kettleness and the open sea. There is outdoor dining furniture for four on the terrace, as well as additional seating and sun loungers. Steep steps lead through the terraced gardens directly down to the beach.