The Old Rectory Church Lane Thormanby
Grade II listed Georgian Rectory located on the fringes of the North York Moors National Park More commonly known as James Herriot country with Whitby and the seaside towns of Scarborough and Filey a convenient drive away. Ideally situated for the Yorkshire Dales Lake District Harrogate and only a 20 minute drive from York city centre. Set in a rural location near the Georgian market town of Thirsk with its popular racecourse.
The house rests within the small hamlet of Thormanby on the East Side of the A19 located on the fringes of the North York Moors National Park. We have a large country garden and a private car park available to guests. We are a short distance from The Cleveland Way and the North Yorks Moors cycle routes and walks.
We can especially cater for Walkers Climbers and Cyclists we provide drying facilities and storage for wet/dirty clothing and equipment and can offer secure storage for bicycles. All meats and other produce included in the cooked breakfast are obtained from local farms Continental breakfasts are available and we cater for vegetarians and those with special dietary requirements. We have a Guest Lounge (see below) with a real open log fire for all our guests to enjoy.
A place where you can relax after an exhilarating day out in the countryside or to plan your next days excursions. Within walking distance of the house is The Corner Cupboard an award winning tea room and interiors shop also there are local village pubs within easy reach of the house. In the nearby Georgian Market village of Easingwold you will find a choice of pubs restaurants and take aways and a fantastic tea room! Easingwold also has a Tourist Board office many antique shops banks and an off-licence.
Discount rates can be discussed for large parties of 5 adults or more or for guests staying a minimum of three nights. We also provide information on local walks tourist attractions local events and a timetable for the race
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Thirsk area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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Gilling Castle - 7.1 miles (Historic Building)
Aldborough Roman Site - 8 miles (Roman Site)
Rievaulx Abbey - 8.2 miles (Abbey)
Rievaulx Terrace and Temples - 8.3 miles (Garden)
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