Holy Rood House, 10 Sowerby Rd, Thirsk, YO7 1HX
How to get here: We are 7 miles off the A1 and have rail and bus connections to Thirsk.
Nearest Town: Thirsk is near Ripon, York and Northallerton.
Thirsk is a small town in lovely countryside. It has many cafes and restaurants and interesting places to visit, including art galleries and museums such as the James Herriot museum. The charity shops are well stocked. There are local supermarkets within a 10 minute walk from Holy Rood House. The leisure centre is a 5 minute walk away with swimming pool and gym and a children’s well-equipped park.
Holy Rood house has a lovely river running nearby and many local walks. It is by the Yorkshire Moors and the Yorkshire Dales for many places to explore. There are many ancient ruins of churches and castles and the interesting city of York nearby.
Holy Rood House has 16 bedrooms, of which 4 are double. There is a ground floor access suite and a stair lift to the first floor to a further 7 bedrooms. Many of the bedrooms are en-suite. Bedding and towels provided. There is a large garden with a pond, labyrinth, goats and an orchard. There are plenty of quiet spaces, including a chapel overlooking the garden. The lounge and dining room accommodate up to 20 people. Self- catering facilities including microwave, cooker, crockery and cutlery. Children enjoy the space, and there are jigsaws and games. Included on the first floor is a small sitting room with a TV and books. Wi-fi is provided.
An electric piano is available in the lounge. There is plenty of car parking outside the house and direct walks from the house.
All costs will be arranged at booking, depending on the number of guests.
Energy Provision: Energy costs will be included.
Holy Rood House is available for self-catering at short periods of the year – for 5 days after our Easter retreat, for 2 weeks at the end of August, and a few days around Christmas and the New Year.
Arrival and Departure times: Please discuss with the office.
Booking arrangements: Please discuss with the office.
Pets: Pets are welcome.
Contact the Owner
If you are interested in making a booking, or you would like further information, please get in touch using the following details:
Name: Holy Rood House, Centre of Health and Pastoral Care
Phone Number: 01845 522580
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org