Places to visit in Yorkshire... (Page Under Construction)


Staithes, North Yorkshire Coast

All distances are from Poplar House

Clifford's Tower, York

           A stunning view of the historic city of York that makes

           Clifford’s Tower one of the most popular attractions in Yorkshire.

           Distance from Poplar House 0.5 miles

York Cold War Bunker

            The most modern and spine chilling of English Heritage’s

            properties the York Cold War Bunker uncovers the secret history

            of Britain’s Cold War.

            Distance 1.0 miles

Kirkham Priory

            Beautifully placed between the city of York and the town of Malton,

           the riverside ruins of Kirkham Priory are set in the beautiful Derwent

           valley near the Yorkshire Wolds.

           Distance  12.03 miles

Steeton Hall Gateway

           A fine example of a small, well preserved manorial gatehouse dating

           from the 14th century.

           Distance 14.48 miles

Spofforth Castle

            The ruined hall and chamber of a fortified manor house of the

            powerful Percy family, dating mainly from the 14th and 15th

            centuries. Its undercroft is cut into a rocky outcrop.

            Distance 15.07 miles

Howden Minster

            The elaborately decorated ruins of a 14th-century chancel and

            chapter house (viewable only from the outside), attached

            to the still operational cathedral-like minster church.

            Distance  17.01 miles

Byland Abbey

            Once one of the greatest monasteries in England, Byland Abbey

            inspired the design of church buildings throughout North.

             Distance 17.35 miles

Wharram Percy Deserted Medieval Village  

            The most famous and intensively studied of Britain's 3,000 or so 

            deserted medieval villages, Wharram Percy occupies a remote but

            attractive site in a beautiful Wolds valley.

            Distance 17.67 miles

Helmsley Castle

            Unlock 900 years of life at Helmsley Castle, an essential site for any

            visitor to the market town of Helmsley in the North York Moors

            National Park.

            Distance 20.02 miles

Rievaulx Abbey

            Rievaulx Abbey is the perfect choice for a peaceful and tranquil day


            Distance 20.86 miles


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Whitby Abbey, North Yorkshire