Easingwold 2.3 miles.
Roxberry is a marriage made in heaven.
Delightfully situated in the hilltop village of Crayke overlooking the verdant Vale of York together with panoramic views to the Howardian Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and east to the Yorkshire Wolds.
The village even has its own castle!
Roxberry is a hidden gem with three lovely bedrooms, a cosy sitting room complete with roaring fire just the ticket for curling up and relaxing after a day's adventure exploring the best of what's on offer in this delightful area.
Roxberry is within a short stroll of the acclaimed Durham Ox, in Crayke, voted Yorkshire's best pub, showcasing the best of local produce in an extensive menu perfectly complemented by an extensive range of wines and cask ales.
Following a superb meal Roxberry's patio is a perfect place to while away an hour or two planning tomorrow's day out.
Crayke itself is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, and is named in the Domesday Book.
There is evidence that there has been settlement here since the times of the Seven Anglo Saxon kingdoms including the presence of an impressive 15th century castle.
This peaceful and central location is the ideal base in which to explore the historic city of York and to discover the diverse beauty of two National Parks; the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Dales.
The picturesque market town of Helmsley is a must with its great range of independent shops, traditional tea shops and award winning restaurants.
With the magnificent Castle Howard, the delights of Nunnington Hall and the breathtaking scenery all around no two days will be alike.
About the location
York 13 miles.
This small, historic market town lies within the Vale of York between the City and the Hambleton Hills, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. Picturesque and peaceful, it is a perfect introduction to Herriot Country. The town's centre boasts a large market square surrounded by splendid Georgian buildings. There are pretty village greens with flowers and seats, and a good selection of shops, pubs and cafes. There is also an excellent community centre with a newly built fitness suite. Close by are many picturesque, well-kept villages and quiet lanes making it ideal for cycling. York, Ripon, Harrogate and Knaresborough and Yorkshire’s old famous abbey sites are all within easy reach. The Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors and Coast are also within easy touring distance.