Set within the private grounds of a 100-acre private estate this idyllic Yorkshire cottage enjoys a stunning elevated position overlooking Nidderdale s Washburn Valley. Set out on foot to explore the surrounding moorland woodland and reservoirs of this picturesque area or hop onto two wheels to take on the challenging road and off-road routes nearby. A short drive will bring you to the stylish Victorian town of Ilkley (15 miles) home to an array of independent shops boutiques cafes and restaurants including the Michelin-starred Box Tree. Other nearby attractions include the cosmopolitan spa town of Harrogate (10 miles) the charming market town of Pateley Bridge (12 miles) and the cultural sites of Harewood House (13 miles) and Bolton Abbey (15 miles). Step inside to find a generous open-plan living space encompassing the lounge dining area and kitchen. Rustle up romantic meals for two in the kitchen area which contemporary and chic contains everything you should need plus a delicious welcome hamper. Dine at the circular table beside two charming French dressers before hunkering down beside the roaring wood burner for an evening of TV film or games. Afterwards retreat to the elegant king-size bedroom which has been fitted with a Sky TV for those long lazy mornings in bed. A contemporary wet room features stylish grey tiles and an impressive monsoon shower for getting ready for the day ahead. Outside a split-level decked terrace is furnished with a patio table and chairs and a BBQ is available on request. When the sun is shining this is a peaceful spot for enjoying an al fresco meal or drink overlooking the breathtaking Nidderdale views. There is off-road parking. Need to know: 1 king size bedroom. 1 wet room with monsoon shower. Oven, hob, fridge. Sky TV. Heating provided by wood burner logs included. Additional electric heaters available. Wi Fi included. 1 dog welcome. Garden with BBQ. Pub 2 miles, shop 6 miles. Ample off road parking. Babes in arms welcome. Please note Poachers Den is located within the same grounds as Brass Castle which hosts 12 guests. The garden at the Poachers Den isn’t visible from Brass Castle and planting surrounds the property offering privacy on both sides.. Brass Castle can be booked together with Poacher’s Den.