Staithes is famous for many things, it's past fishing industry has now sadly declined although one or two boats can still be seen in the harbour offloading their daily catch.
The area also has a long association with mineral production and was once a major export centre for alum to be used as a fixative for dying cotton. Indeed in the late 1700's and early 1800's alum was so valuable a commodity that it was actually dearer than gold!
Staithes was also the boyhood home of Captain James Cook where he worked in a chandlers shop before embarking on a distinguished naval career.
Sleeps 3 + cot. situated on the High Street in the old part of the village.
Glaisdale is a 3 storey Grade 2 Listed Building that has been completely refurbished without losing any of its charm or character, still having open beams on all floors and open fire in the dining area.
Entrance from High Street to beamed Kitchen / Dining Room with open Victorian fire (fuel not provided but can be bought locally) and storage heater, cooker, microwave, fridge and dining table and chairs.
Lounge with stripped pine floor and beamed ceiling, Flat screen TV, DVD, video and Music centre. Small library of books, videos and dvds.
Bathroom with bath, WC and washbasin.
Bedroom 1: Double bed.
Bedroom 2: Single Bed.
Well behaved pets allowed (a small charge will be made).
Sorry no smoking allowed in the cottage.
Travel cot and high chair available (must be pre-booked).
Bed linen and towels are provided.
Heating is from night storage heaters and open fire. Coal not provided but it can be bought locally.
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