Location and surrounding area
Ampleforth is in both the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and the North York Moors National Park. There is wonderful walking and biking, and two footpaths on your doorstep.
Attractions in the area
Helmsley - pretty market town, 4 miles
Duncombe Park International Centre for Birds of Prey
Byland Abbey (below)
Ampleforth College and Abbey
Local markets: Mondays (Thirsk), Wednesdays (Kirkbymoorside, Northallerton), Fridays (Helmsley) and Saturdays (Thirsk and Malton).
The historic city of York is a 20 mile drive or bus journey away (bus stop beside the house).
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