Ideal for couples or a small family, the cottage is just a few minutes walk from Masham's vibrant town centre, which offers a good selection of pubs, cafes, restaurants, art galleries and some unique shops, including a good quality butchers and deli. There is also a tourist office in the market square which provides lots of information on local walks and attractions. Famous for its sheep fair and steam rally, Masham also has two breweries and holds a twice weekly market. Masham is located in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshires Wensleydale.The historic city of York and the Yorkshire Moors are both reachable by car in under an hour. For those who want to leave their car behind, Masham operates bus services to popular towns such as Leyburn, Richmond and Ripon as well as serving some of the areas popular attractions such as Bolton Castle (seasonal). Shop 100 yards, pub and restaurant 300 yards.