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HERITAGE HIGHLIGHTS: St John the Baptist Norman church
A mile outside the village is the site of a Roman camp and villa, situated on the course of a Roman road between Ilkley and Tadcaster. Roman finds are displayed in a small museum near the church. Carved Romano-British stones are displayed in the Leeds City Museum, as are Saxon carved stones found in the church foundations during restoration work in 1864.
Near the church is York Gate, a farmhouse with a landscape garden which is regularly open to the public.
Just 4 miles away is the stately home of Harewood House.
Address: Adel, Yorkshire, England
Attraction Type: Village
Photo Credit: Malcolm Morris, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Leeds, St John the Evangelist - 3.6 miles (Historic Church)
Harewood House - 3.6 miles (Historic House)
Harewood, All Saints - 3.6 miles (Historic Church)
Temple Newsam House - 6.3 miles (Historic House)
Stainburn, St Mary's Church - 6.5 miles (Historic Church)
Farnley Hall - 6.6 miles (Historic Building)
Bramham Park - 8.3 miles (Historic House)
Spofforth Castle - 8.5 miles (Castle)
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