Activities In Yorkshire
Here are some websites that you may find of interest or that might assist you in planning your self-catering cottage holiday in Yorkshire.
- Bempton Cliffs RSPB
Bempton Cliffs RSPB is a 'must visit' site only a couple of miles from our cottages at High Barn and Field House. The towering chalk cliffs of Bempton and Flamborough Head are home to 500,000 seabirds and Bempton is the UK's largest mainland seabird colony.
- Burton Agnes Hall, East Yorkshire
Situated midway between Bridlington and Driffield in East Yorkshire, Burton Agnes Hall is an Elizabethan stately home that has stayed within the same family for more than four hundred years. The Hall and its beautiful, award-winning gardens make a great day out for all the family.
- Castle Howard
Castle Howard near Malton is a magnificent stately home situated in wonderful parkland with lakes, temples, children's playground, farm shop, garden centre and cafes.
- Jacqueline Warrington Jewellery
Visitors to Field House Farm Cottages, High Barn Cottages and The York Hop Store will all enjoy a visit to the workshop of Jacqueline Warrington in the nearby village of Buckton. Here, they will be able to purchase exquisite hand-crafted items in gold and silver, designed and made by this talented silversmith. Day classes for beginners require pre-booking.
- Sewerby Park and Hall
Sewerby Hall is A grade1 listed Georgian house, set in delightful gardens with a children's zoo, 12 hole golf and putting, clock tower cafe and beautiful sea views and is only a mile from our cottages at Field House and High Barn
- Side Oven Bakery
Side Oven Bakery produces delicious food using the best natural ingredients reflecting the character and heritage of the environment
- Spurn Point National Nature Reserve
Spurn Point offers safaris, lighthouse tours and an iconic nature reserve on Yorkshire's famous sand spit. A place like nowhere else. One of the natural wonders of Yorkshire.
- Whitby Abbey
Gothic splendour that inspired the creation of Dracula. Overlooking Whitby's bustling fishing harbour - launch point for Captain Cook's voyages of discovery.
- Yorkshire Nature Triangle
From Flamborough Head in the north to Spurn Point at its southernmost tip and to the Humber Head Peatlands National Nature Reserve in the west, this nature triangle encompasses The Yorkshire Wolds and its rich diversity of wildlife and nature.