The Beeches, Driffield, Yorkshire

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Beautiful period house sleeping 17 with a hot tub, perfect for big family get togethers and special weekends in Yorkshire

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
The Beeches, Driffield, Yorkshire, sleeps 12-17 in 7 bedrooms.

The Beeches is an impressive Grade II listed house sleeping 17, ideal as a venue for celebrations, big birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions, as well as simply getting together with friends and family.

Situated 20 minutes from the Yorkshire Coast and 45 minutes drive from historic York. In less than 45 minutes drive are lots for the family to do like Flamingo Land in Scarborough, The Deep in Hull, Dalby Forest to mention just a few or beautiful historic houses like Castle Howard, Sledmere and Burton Agnes Hall. Surrounded by countryside so lots of country walks and the nearby Cliffs at Bempton to see puffins, kittiwakes and gannets.

With 7 bedrooms each sleeping at least 2 people and some of the rooms have days beds, some with trundle beds underneath, taking the total capacity up to a maximum of 19 people. Two of these rooms have zip and link beds so can be used as large super kings or twins. Two of the bedrooms have en suites and there are a further two family bathrooms plus a downstairs cloakroom.

There are 3 receptions with the largest being the drawing room with 3 sofas, TV and open log fire. Whilst this is a large room, it is also really cosy, especially with the log fire burning There is another sitting room on the ground floor with 2 sofas and TV, and up the main stairs on the second floor overlooking the front lawn a further seating area with 3 sofas. There are plenty of board games for all ages dotted around these rooms.

The hub of the house is the kitchen which is well equipped for catering for large family groups and the dining area seats up to 14 at the main table, with a smaller table to cater for 6 more guests. Doors lead from here out onto the terrace which is perfect for catching the afternoon and evening sun and the perfect place for a barbecue, or relax in the hot tub.

Originating in the 1830's, The Beeches is half of a larger house which was extended in the 1870's by the renowned architect Temple Moore to house the Vicar of Driffield and his family. The long drive has ample parking for everyone and surrounds the vast lawn in front of the house which is dominated by a 200 year old sycamore tree.


Plenty of crockery and cutlery, a Rangemaster Stove with 2 ovens and 6 hobs, an American style fridge freezer, small fridge, microwave and dishwasher.
In the same room as the kitchen, the main table seats up to 14 and there is a further smaller table for 6.
Drawing room with 3 sofas, large open log fire, TV, Blu Ray player. Sitting room with living flame gas fire, 2 sofas, TV. 3rd seating area upstairs.
TVs in the kitchen, drawing room and sitting room. Sky Q is available but not in the drawing room where there is a Blu Ray player with DVDs.
WiFi and good mobile reception for most networks.
There is no games room.
Central heating throughout, underfloor in kitchen, bathrooms, and sitting room. Log fire in drawing room, living flame gas fire in the sitting room.
1) Zip/link plus day bed with trundle, 2) Double and single, 3) zip and link and single, 4) twin, 5) King, 6) King and single, 7) double. 2 en suite.
All bed linen and bath and hand towels provided.
1 full en suite with bath and shower, 1 en suite with shower, 1 family bath with bath and shower and 1 family bath with bath and shower over.
Due to the number of different levels and steps the house is not suitable for guests with mobility difficulties.
Large garden and smaller fully enclosed garden off the kitchen terrace. Lots of board games. High chair and travel cot.
Large garden with 2 seating areas with plenty of outdoor seating. Barbecue and hot tub.
There is no pool.
The drive is suitable for numerous cars and the house is behind electric gates.
Strictly no smoking anywhere inside the house.
Dogs will be considered, please ask, but not allowed upstairs or on furniture and only with clean feet in the drawing room.


On the edge of the Wolds market town of Driffield, 45 minutes drive from York, 20 minutes drive to the East Coast. Close to many historical houses and lots of family activities.
Driffield, Wolds market town within 5 minute walk.
In Driffield within 5 minute walk Tesco, Lidl, Iceland, local shops.
In Driffield the main street has numerous pubs, restaurants and cafes.

Booking Information

Arrivals from 3.00pm, departures 10.00am.
Damage deposit £300. To secure a reservation we require 25% deposit payable by bank transfer with the balance payable 12 weeks prior to arrival. Reservations within 12 weeks are payable in full on booking.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

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Driffield Station 5 minute walk - connects one way through Beverley to Hull and in the other direction to Scarborough via Bridlington.
Driffield bus station 5 minute walk with buses to York, Bridlington, Beverley, Hull.
Humberside 1 hour, Leeds Bradford, 1hr 30 minutes, Manchester 2 hours.

Late Deals

January 2018 Late Deals

3 for the price of 2. Weekends January 12th - 15th, 26th - 29th 3 Nights for the price of 2. Contact us for details.

February 2018 Late Deals

3 for the price of 2. Weekends February 2nd - 5th , 16th - 19th 3 Nights for the price of 2. February 23rd - 26th. Contact us for details.

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The Beeches, Driffield, Yorkshire

Maggie Lynch

+44 (0)1377 236 046
+44 (0)7703 299 862
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