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22. Lealholm Village

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A popular watering hole for tourists in the summer!

The beauty of the Esk Valley looking west from above Lealholm.

 

Lealholm Hall Holiday Cottage, near Whitby, North Yorkshire

 

Looking down into Lealholm Village on the road from Glaisdale.

The hamlet of Lealholm is mentioned in the Norman Domesday Book of 1086.

 

Lealholm Station on the Esk Valley line for the train service from Middlesbrough to Whitby.

 

The old mill house (dated 1874, but site probably older) is now a private residence, but the supply of water still exists to the ex water mill, the mill race still flows under the house!

 

The road bridge over the River Esk and beyond it a popular place to play in the water BUT take care (and NOT when in flood!).

 

Looking down on to the grassy river bank popular with tourists.

 

 

The stepping stones across the River Esk.

 

The path up from the stepping stones goes past the old Wesleyan Chapel dated 1839, which is still used as a Methodist Church.

 

The Roman Catholic Our Lady's RC Church, Lealholm.

 

St James Church and the War Memorial

 

The Church of England St James the Greater C of E Chapel.

 

Some stone houses in the centre of the village.

 

The War Memorial and the car park just above the river.

Alongside the Whitby road up out of Lealholm are the stones of one of the stone 'trods' once used by pack horse traders.

 

A stone marker post engraved with J H 1869 on Lealholm Rigg above the village of Lealholm

 

Another boundary post on Lealholm Rigg. The inscription appears to read SK AWD 1814 TC 1836, but its not that clear!

 

 

Lealholm Hall, River Esk Valley, North Yorks Moors, North Yorkshire, England

View of the Esk Valley from the garden of Lealholm Hall, River Esk Valley, North Yorks Moors, North Yorkshire, England

The Stable Wing holiday cottage, Lealholm Hall, River Esk Valley, North Yorks Moors, North Yorkshire, England

Lealholm Village, North York Moors, North Yorkshire, England: The Stable Wing of Lealholm Hall is an excellent holiday cottage at reasonable price at the end of the splendid building of Lealholm Hall. It caters for up to four people and is set in the glorious countryside of the Esk Valley, near Whitby, North Yorkshire, England.

The Stepping Stones Bakery serves delicious home cooked food on a takeaway basi - Lealholm Village, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England The stepping stones across the River Esk - Lealholm Village, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England
Playing in the River Esk - Lealholm Village, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England Lealholm is a very popular venue for tourists to sit by, and play in the River Esk. To cater for visitor refreshment needs there are several places to eat and drink and 'snack' the afternoon away! The Stepping Stones Bakery serves delicious home cooked food on a takeaway basis.
The Board Inn for pub grub - Lealholm Village, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England The Beck View cafe-tea room by the River Esk - Lealholm Village, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England
The local pub by the bridge over the River Esk is the Board Inn for 'pub grub'. The Beck View Tea Room-Cafe (above) is on the other side of the bridge above the lovely River Esk. The fine building of the Shepherds Hall licensed Restaurant and Tea Room and craft gallery (below) is round the corner from the bridge on the Danby Road (pictures below).
The fine building of the Shepherds Hall licensed Restaurant and Tea Room - Lealholm Village, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England

The Beck View Tea Room is good place to stop when doing a circular walk from Danby Beacon

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