Homes & Gardens

Homes & Gardens

There are many privately owned stately homes close to The Old Forge which are open to the public and are ideal for a full days visit to take in the house, garden & all important lunch. Most have on site cafes or take your own picnic and enjoy it in the extensive grounds.

Burnby Hall Gardens (18m) 

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens (15.5m)

Castle Howard (20m) 

Castle Howard Arboretum (20m) 

Duncombe Park (27m) 

Helmsley Walled Garden (26.5m) 

Hovingham Hall (19m) 

Scampston Hall & Walled Garden (7m) 

Sewerby Hall & Gardens (19m) 

Sledmere House (4m) 

Sutton Park Stately Home & Gardens (27m) 


  • Natural Stone Floors
  • Underfloor Heating
  • Cosy Woodburning Stove
  • Traditional Bedsteads with Luxury Linen
  • Luxurious bathrooms
  • Welcome Basket of Local Produce
  • Village location
  • Free Wifi

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Guest Comments

Thank you so much for the use of the cottage, beautifully decorated throughout, although we didn't have great weather until 2 days before returning home it didn't stop us visiting many of Yorkshire's ...

The Pearson Family, Essex
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