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Little Weighton


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Tel code: 01482 | code search
Postcode: HU20 | code search
Population: 920
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The Yorkshire Wolds village of Little Weighton, in the wider parish of Rowley, sits well away from the main roads crossing the area, but is still within easy reach of Hull, about 10 miles to the south east, and Beverley a little closer north east. The name Weighton is said to mean a farmstead near willows, and this is agricultural country, the flat and green lands of the Wolds occasionally crossed by valleys cut deep in the chalky ground by the melt-waters at the end of the last ice age. The parish church, named for St Peter, dates from 1150, with of course many alterations made over the years, especially in the 18th century. It stands in the grounds of a country house hotel, Rowley Manor, which was once its rectory, but now opens its elegant Georgian doors to guests. The previous rectory building belonged to one of the Pilgrim Fathers, Ezekiel Rogers. Grinling Gibbons made the fine panels in the study of the manor. With its church, primary school, a little shop, and the Black Bull pub, Little Weighton has the elements needed to service the community of just over 1,000 inhabitants. There is also a rather quaint Methodist church in the village, rather more restrained than St Peterís, but still in keeping with its surroundings.


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Rowley Manor Hotel (1.10 miles)

Rowley Manor Hotel
Rowley Manor is a fine English Georgian House, set in 34 acres of lawns, rose gardens and parkland. It is ideal for either a business meeting or conference, or a relaxing stay in an informal ... More | visit website
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The Barn House (2.17 miles)

The Barn House

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The Barn House guest house is actually split over 2 properties, The Barn House, your more traditional country house with beams and log fires and The Pigeon Loft, which is ... More

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The Ferguson Fawsitt Arms & Country Lodge (2.21 miles)

The Ferguson Fawsitt Arms & Country Lodge
Set in the picturesque village of Walkington we are just three miles from Beverley with its wonderful Minster traditional Market Square and shops. With Beverley racecourse just over 1 mile away, York and the East ... More | visit website
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Lazaat Restaurant Bar Hotel (2.31 miles)

Lazaat Restaurant Bar Hotel

The term Lazaat originates from the combination of two Eastern culturesí expression for an omni-sensual experience. Stemming from Farsi, the Persian and to a lesser extent, Urdu word, Lazaat fully encompasses the unique feeling that ... More

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Innkeepers Lodge (2.49 miles)

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The Innkeeper's Lodge Hull is 4 miles from Hull city centre on the A164, this lodge is next to the Willerby Village Toby Carvery, opposite Willerby Shopping Park. All 32 ... More

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Willerby Manor Hotel (3.17 miles)

Willerby Manor Hotel

Set within 3 acres of attractive landscaped gardens, only 4 miles from the vibrant city of Hull, you can enjoy a stay at one of the highest rated AA hotels in the area.
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Red House Farm Cottages (3.61 miles)

Red House Farm Cottages

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Six beautifully furnished two bedroom red brick cottages, set within approximately fourteen acres of countryside. Open plan lounge with wood burning stove, oak floor, beamed ceiling, double bed settee, plasma ... More

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Rudstone Walk Country Accommodation (4.29 miles)

Rudstone Walk Country Accommodation
Set in it's own 80 acres on the very edge of the Yorkshire Wolds surrounded by green field and lawns Rudstone Walk has a wonderful location enjoying spectacular views across the Humber Estuary, Vale of ... More | visit website
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Fox and Coney Inn (4.30 miles)

Fox and Coney Inn

The Fox and Coney, originally a coaching inn, built in 1759, is set in the idyllic village of South Cave. With 12 bedrooms all with en-suite facilities, it is the ideal place to relax after ... More | visit website

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Number One (4.33 miles)

Number One
A warm welcome awaits you in this interesting family house, situated in a conservation area just a few moments from Beverley's charming historic market town centre. We offer delicious home cooking and our guests are ... More | visit website

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