With it being English Heritage week we wanted to share our favourite English heritage sites with you that are located around our Yorkshire parks, and with Yorkshire being the county with the most English heritage sites in the UK you won’t be sort of places to visit. But here are our top 5 picks;
Castle Howard is a beautiful stately home surrounded by stunning gardens and a stunning lake making it the perfect spot for a long walk on a summer’s day.
Bolton Abbey takes its name after a 12th-century Augustinian priory set in a superb position on the banks of the River Wharfe. This spot is full of natural beauty with the ruins of Bolton priory attracting visitors for all around the country its sure to provide you with a great day out
Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best-preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in England, a visit to this site will leave you amazed by the wonders our country has to offer.
Kirkham Priory is a magical location full of beauty which takes you out of reality for a day. This scenic spot teaches you the secrets behind Winston Churchill’s visit during WWII and allows you to explore the connection between Helmsley Castle and The Priory.
If you’re looking for beauty and tranquillity this is the spot for you. This stunning location is in the valley of the North York Moors and is the ruins of one of England’s most powerful Cistercian monasteries.
If you like what you hear, why not take a look at our Yorkshire parks and discover the holiday home lifestyle. Not only can you explore all the wonderful heritage sites on offer, but the Yorkshire Dales provides the perfect base for enjoying mother nature.
N.B. All holiday home images are for visual purposes only. All holiday homes will be provided according to the grade booked, however the holiday home model may vary upon arrival.