The Area – Northallerton


Lovesome Hill Farm is in the small hamlet of Lovesome Hill just 4 miles North of the County Town of Northallerton – close to the historic site of the ‘Battle of the Standard’. Northallerton has some great opportunities for shoppers and holds a very busy market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

During your stay… Enjoy afternoon tea in the famous Bettys tearoom, an absolute treat for all. Wander along the main street with it’s unique award winning shops, including: Lewis & Coopers, 2 butchers and barkers department store to name a few. Art lovers – take a turn towards the Joe Cornish art gallery! Take a break at one of the many foodie stops whilst wandering down the broad high street breathing in the history it has to offer.

Local Attractions

Here’s just a few of our favourite local visitor attractions

World of James Herriot

Covers the life and books of the 20th century veterinarian and author ‘James Herriot’.

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Mount Grace Priory

Discover the best preserved Carthusian priory in Egland.

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Thirsk Bird of Prey Centre

Offers thrills and excitement of falconry, with over 70 birds and 30 species.

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Thirsk Racecourse

A thoroughbred horse racing venue in the nearby market town of Thirsk.

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Kiplin Hall

The perfect place for a day out, with history spanning over 400 years. Dine under the gaze of royal portraits in the tearoom.

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Big Sheep Little Cow

Family friendly farm attraction with animal enclosures, indoor play area and on-site cafe.

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Thorpe Perrow Arboretum

Take a stroll in the Arboretum, watch your children let off steam in the adventure playground, enjoy the wonderful Bird of Prey displays, and so much more.

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Wensleydale Railway

An authentic Heritage railway running from Scruton to Redmire in the spectacular Yorkshire Dales.

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North York Moors National Park

Yorkshire Dales National Park

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