Manor Farm is a working farm bed and breakfast in the village of Gillamoor situated on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. We are 7 miles Pickering with North Yorks Moors steam train and Dalby Forest Cycling. Picturesque market town Helmsley.
The Royal Oak eating pub in the village a short walk. York is around 45 minutes to drive .Whitby 45 minutes drive and a picturesque ride over The Moor.
The Moors National Park has been established for over 50 years and is an area of outstanding unspoilt beauty. From Gillamoor there is easy access to the stunning coastline and seaside towns such as Bridlington Scarborough and Whitby all with their own character and history including Captain Cook smugglers and old whaling traditions. Our farm is situated on the Main Street of Gillamoor and is well signposted.
As we mentioned earlier this is a working farm with the house dating back to the 17th Century. We welcome families and their dogs and even provide a grazing/stabling service for horses; there are some excellent trails to explore either riding cycling or walking around the village with spectacular views. Closer to Gillamoor there is beautiful Farndale awash with daffodils in the Spring; it is a sight that even matches Woodsworth's poem! Using Gillamoor as your base you can explore the windswept countryside along well maintained but sometimes narrow country lanes.
There are many pubs in which to enjoy home made cooking and traditional beers; all accompanied by friendly service and value for money. Hutton Le Hole with the Folk Musem and Harrison collection of by gone days. York is less than an hour away with its ancient buildings including York Minster dating back to the 12th century.
The city boasts of its Roman and Viking history and there are many reminders and attractions of their occupation of the city.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Gillamoor area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Hutton-le-Hole, St Chad's Church - 1.3 miles (Historic Church)
Ryedale Folk Museum - 1.4 miles (Museum)
Kirkbymoorside, All Saints Church - 2.2 miles (Historic Church)
Lastingham, St Mary's Church - 2.7 miles (Historic Church)
North York Moors National Park - 3.9 miles (Countryside)
Helmsley, All Saints Church - 5.8 miles (Historic Church)
Helmsley Castle - 5.9 miles (Castle)
Helmsley Walled Garden - 6.1 miles (Garden)
Cawthorn Roman Camps - 6.2 miles (Roman Site)
Duncombe Park - 6.6 miles (Garden)
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