Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Newby Hall & Gardens

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Events & Activities near Marston Lodge Farm

From the farm at Marston Lodge you are ideally situated to explore Yorkshire. To the West, Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales are 30 minutes away, to the East, the historic City of York is 15 minutes by car and even the stunning North Yorkshire Moors and the seaside take just over an hour. To the South, industrial cities including Sheffield, Huddersfield and Wakefield.

Newby Hall is an 18th century country house by Sir Christopher Wren and Robert Adam. There are award winning gardens, an excellent adventure playground, miniature railway and delightful garden restaurant. There is something for every age group. www.newbyhall.com

Yorkshire Sculpture Park – (30 miles) An open air gallery showing work by British and international artists including Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth. There are many events throughout the year. It is well worth a visit. www.ysp.org.uk

Castle Howard is a stately home in the Howardian Hills, North Yorkshire. Situated in stunning parkland, Castle Howard has been the home to the Howard family for more than 300 years. Many events take place during the year. The house is definitely worth a visit and the parkland gardens are stunning. www.castlehoward.co.uk

Harewood House sits in the heart of Yorkshire and is one of the Treasure Houses of England. The house was built in the 18th century and has art collections to rival the finest in Britain. Visitors can enjoy exhibitions of contemporary art, rare Bird Garden, Farm Experience and 100 acres of exquisite gardens to explore. www.harewood.org

Rievaulx Abbey is one of England’s most powerful Cistercian monasteries located in a tranquil valley in the North York Moors. Their new visitor experience shines a light on Rievaulx Abbey’s fascinating past and the lives of the monks who called Rievaulx Abbey their home. Explore the elegant museum displaying previously unseen artefacts which tell the story of the rise and dramatic fall of the first Cistercian abbey in the North of England. Wander the extensive ruins of the abbey to discover more about the building and how it looked at various stages of its development. Take in the stunning views from the new visitor centre while enjoying a tasty treat in their new tearoom and appreciate why St Aelred’s ‘everywhere peace, everywhere serenity’ description of Rievaulx Abbey could quite easily have been written today. Park in the nearby chocolate-box town of Helmsley and take a scenic walk from Helmsley Castle to Rievaulx Abbey.

Marston Lodge Farm Holiday Houses

Luxury Holiday Houses in the Heart of Yorkshire

The Granary

The Granary is a stunning barn conversion completed in June 2019.

The Granary was renovated and finished in 2019 from once a grain store and livestock barn into a beatufilly designed barn conversion. The Granary sleeps 12 comfortably. There are 4 super-king ensuite bedrooms and a fabulous 'dorm' with 4 adult size single beds. Underfloor heating throughout the ground floor with large living kitchen comfortably seating 12 around the oak kitchen table. Large open plan living area with L-shaped sofa situated around a large log burner, 50" Smart TV and a built-in bar. The perfect place to celebrate large gatherings for friends and family. Private garden and communal courtyard. Dog friendly. Private hot tub.

The Farmhouse

The Farmhouse is a beautifully restored and designed traditional farmhouse.

The Farmhouse sleeps 8. Master bedroom with super-king bed and ensuite bathroom. Double bedroom with ensuite. 2 twin bedded rooms sharing a family bathroom. Large living kitchen with log burner with access directly into the private gardenand a cosy separate living room with log burner with 50" Smart TV. Separate pantry with spare fridge and shelving.  Large private garden and communal courtyard. Dog friendly. Private hot tub.

Dovecote Barn

Dovecote Barn

Dovecote Barn was renovated and completed in 2018.  Once a cattle barn and dovecote and now a beautifully renovated barn conversion. Dovecote Barn sleeps 8 comfortably. 1 super-king master ensuite bedroom, 1 king ensuite, 1 king and 1 twin bedded room sharing the family bathroom.  Underfloor heating throughout the living area. Large entrance hall and boot room which leads onto a large open plan kitchen living room. A fabulous kitchen with seating for 10 in the dining area. The L-shaped sofa surrounds a large log burner and creates a fantastic area to relax and watch television or read a book. 50” Smart TV and Sonos music system. Large bi-folding doors open onto a large terrace and extensive south-west facing garden. A courtyard door leads from the dining area onto the centralised courtyard. There is also a large utility and ground floor cloakroom. Private hot tub.