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Constable Burton Walks

1 miles (2 km)

This pretty village is located near Leyburn in theRichmondshiredistrict ofNorth Yorkshire.
The settlement includes Constable Burton Hall, a grade-I-listed Georgian mansiondating back to 1768. This walk takes you around the lovely grounds which include beautiful gardens and views of the Burton Beck and surrounding Yorkshire Dales countryside. The hall gardens are open on certain days with more information on the link below.
To continue your walking around the village head just a couple of miles south east to visit Thornton Steward Reservoir. There's some pleasant trails to follow around the small lake and a visit to Arklow Hill.

Postcode

DL8 5LJ - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Walks near Constable Burton

  • Leyburn - The market town of Leyburn has some lovely trails to follow through beautiful Wensleydale in North Yorkshire.
    This circular walk from the town visits the pretty little village of Wensley with a riverside section along the River Ure
  • Leyburn Shawl Walk - This circular walk explores the Leyburn Shawllimestone escarpment in Wensleydale
  • Middleham - This circular walk takes you around the countryside surrounding the North Yorkshire village of Middleham
  • Six Dales Trail - This stunning walk passes through six of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales - Wharfedale, Washburndale, Nidderdale, Colsterdale, Coverdale, and Wensleydale
  • Harmby Waterfall Walk - This short walk explores the pretty waterfall at Harmby in the Lower Wensleydale area of the Yorkshire Dales
  • Castle Bolton - Visit the wonderful grounds of the 14th century Bolton Castle before exploring the beautiful countryside surrounding the village.
    It's a short walk to the castle from the village of Castle Bolton
  • Jervaulx Abbey - This walk explores the photogenic ruins of the historic Jervaulx Abbey in North Yorkshire.
  • Thornton Steward Reservoir - This walk visits the pretty Thornton Steward Reservoir near the small village of Thornton Steward in the Wensleydale area of North Yorkshire.
  • Wensleydale - This walk takes you from the village of Wensley, along the River Ure to Redmire Force and the Aysgarth Falls
  • Bedale - Enjoy a walk along the pretty Bedale Beck on this easy beckside walk in North Yorkshire
  • Masham - A circular walk exploring the countryside and rivers around the small town of Masham in North Yorkshire
  • Leighton Reservoir - This circular walk visits Leighton and Roundhill Reservoirs before climbing into the surrounding moors for great views back down to the water
  • West and East Witton - This circular walk takes you between the villages of West and East Witton in North Yorkshire
  • Redmire - This North Yorkshire Dales village is located in beautiful Wensleydale near Castle Bolton and Leyburn.
  • Leyburn to Castle Bolton Circular Walk - This circular walk from Leyburn takes you west to visit one of the highlights of the area at Castle Bolton.

Pubs/Cafes

The Wyvill Arms, is set in a former 18th-century farmhouse. The pub serves high quality food and has been featured in theGood Pub Guide. You can find them at postcode DL8 5LH.

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

A few miles to the south you'll find a major historic local highlight at Jervaulx Abbey. The 12th century ruined abbey is surrounded by 126 acres of attractive parkland with wildflowers, grazing sheep, a pretty pond and fine views of the surrounding North Yorkshire countryside.

Photos

Constable Burton Hall - geograph.org.uk - 1906163

Constable Burton Hall

Constable Burton gardens - geograph.org.uk - 1906178

Constable Burton gardens

A684 at Constable Burton - geograph.org.uk - 3080278

A684 at Constable Burton

Burton Beck - geograph.org.uk - 697996

Burton Beck. Seen here as it flows through the grounds of Constable Burton Hall on a very frosty day. Burton Beck changes its name several times along its course, becoming Leeming Beck, Newton Beck, Crakehall Beck and Bedale Beck before eventually joining the Swale.

Constable Burton - geograph.org.uk - 1412259

Constable Burton

The Old School, Constable Burton - geograph.org.uk - 698183

The Old School, Constable Burton. Once the village school, but now converted into a house. Any children in this small village would now have to be transported to Hunton or Spennithorne.

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