2 College Square is one of three new build cottages, neatly inserted behind a "chocolate box" facade of Georgian properties grouped around a famous cobbled stone market place, guarded by a Norman Castle and its imperious Keep.
Located in a secluded courtyard our Richmond holiday cottage is a few steps away from one of the most beautiful historic market places in England; impossibly close to everything you will need for an authentic Dales experience. Cosy pubs and restaurants, Georgian theatre, museums, shops with independent traders, ancient monuments, scenic riverside, moor and woodland walks wait to be explored from your self catering base in the Yorkshire Dales.
We were drawn to the cottage for a number of reasons, i) it's location to the town and quirky access to the market place ii) it's modern decor, the cottage was beautifully decorated with lovely framed photographs of the local sights taken by a local photographer, iii) the open plan kitchen/dining/living space suited me and my children well, iv) the patio furniture was well used during our stay as it is a little sun trap later in the afternoon, perfect for al fresco dining! v) the car parking space was a bonus! Free parking so close to the town centre! The drive to the cottage is a little tig...more