The Stables

Dray & Shire at The Royal Oak




Cottage features

Central Location




"Sitting at the bottom of the High Street looking up into town, the cottage coukd not have een more central for shopping and sightseeing, and whatsmore, it is so easy to get into the neautiful countryside from here."

Comfortable Accommodation

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Pet Friendly



"We had a lovely holiday thank you and so did our pooch! And the kids loved your dogs Ron and Chloe"arch8 dog



Quality Linens




"I've not slept so well in a holiday cottage before - not sure if it was the über comfy bed or the Yorkshire air, but probably a mix of both!"

Modern Design





"We loved the mix of old and new and Lori's artwork really makes it so specail"


Historic Building






Wheelchair Friendly

wheelchair accessible



"we loved staying in this lovely cottage. Everything we needed and just right for wheelchair access. Thank you for being so helpful...will come again!"

Luxury Utilities




"We couldn't get the kids out of the hot tub! Never known them be so keen to have a bath!"

Every Convenience





"Such a well-equpped cottage, with high quality appliances

We were able to borrow the owner's own kitchen mixer to make a batch of cakes for our friends!"

The Stables at The Royal Oak

The Stables Features

  • Gas central heating
  • Power showers
  • DAB radio
  • Hair drier and clock radio.
  • Original artwork
  • Families welcome - highchair & cot (with bedding) available on request
  • TV with Virgin catch-up channels
  • DVD player, Sony Boom box with iPod dock
  • Books and games
  • High speed wireless internet
  • All fuel included in the rent
  • Utility room with washer/dryer, ironing board and iron
  • Shared courtyard with secure shared parking area
  • Garden furniture, gas barbecue and 2 guest bikes
  • Undercover heated patio area available for smokers
  • Archway to main road and access to town centre
  • Secret door to....

General Features

  • Easy Online Booking
  • Ease of communication
  • Friendly natives
  • Central town location
  • Pubs, restaurants, shops
  • Train station and bus stops within 5 minutes walk
  • Easy access to surrounding area
  • Easy access to Dales, Lakes and Moors
  • 5 Miles from A1(m)
  • Original artwork
  • News by blog
  • Flexible booking durations
  • Many repeat customers
  • Email Contact Form
  • Social Media users!



  • A generous welcome tray of essentials awaits you on arrival
  • All YOU have to do is advise your preferred colour of wine!
  • Please note The Royal Oak is no longer a trading pub and is our family home