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Davy's Tower, Built 1250. Touching The City Walls, 9 Tower Place, YO1 9RZ

1 Bedroom Cottage

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  • Parking onsite

Property overview

9 Tower Place Also known as “Davy Tower” and “Tower of the Friars Minor”.

This grade II listed building is the ideal historic hideaway. Experience the history of this cottage which touches York City Walls

Built in 1250 this is the perfect haven for a peaceful stay. Situated on the rivers edge adjoining tower gardens you could not be any closer to the centre of York.

This one bedroomed apartment comprises King Size bed, which converts into twin beds for an alternative prospect of accommodation for couples or singles alike. Recently refurbished bathroom with shower over the bath and w.c.

Plantation shutters adorn every window for privacy but can be adjusted to enjoy the natural light and river reflection.

The sitting room retains features dating back to its conversion to a summer house in 1730; chimney piece with pulvinated frieze, Windowseats and panelling with enriched moulded cornice, and two sash windows.

There is a sofabed and small dining table, seating for four and tv with Netflix hidden in the period cupboard. Unlimited wifi is also included.

Quaint but fully equipped modern kitchen with hob, oven, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine and also boasts a spectacular river view.

Outside, down steps into a well established leafy walled garden with patio seating and a gateway onto the waters edge.

Everything you need is within walking distance.

There are also 2 adult and one child tickets free to enter the Jorvik Viking Centre please enquire on application.

Property Amenities

  • Television
  • Broadband Connection
  • Washing machine
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Crockery & cutlery
  • Cookware & kitchen utensils
  • Oven / Hobs
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Bath
  • Bath with shower over
  • Power shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Linen
  • Storage Heater/other
  • Weekly cleaning & linen service
  • Garden
  • BikeStore
  • Netflix
  • Free wireless Internet access
  • Welcome pack
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Flat screen TV

Local Amenities

Administration fees

  • We charge an administration fee of £25.00 + VAT for all serviced apartments

Property details

Price £105
per night
Weekend rate £0.00 per night
Booking fee £30.00
Refundable Damage Deposit £100.00
Property Type Cottage
Postcode YO1 9RZ


53.9551, -1.0815, Davy's Tower, Built 1250. Touching the City walls

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