Grassington Village

Grassington Overview

The village of Grassington is located in the West of North Yorkshire, deep in the Yorkshire Dales.  Limestone and lead were traditionally the local exports and much of the history is linked to these industries. The village was made a market town in the 12th century, this market ran until the 1860s.

Due its rural position, Grassington gives access to some of the original woodland which once covered the whole of England.  Known as ‘Grass Woods’, the ancient forest also contains ‘Fort Gregory’ which dates back to the Iron Age. Fans of dramatic scenery can visit another natural feature that was formed thousands of years ago.  At Kilnsey Crag the rock formations include huge overhangs that were...

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Royal Oak Furniture

Skipton, South Dales

The Yorkshire Dales is full of surprises; it's not just magnificent walks and scenery, its home to the Royal Oak Furniture Company in the beautiful village of Wharfedale.

The Mart Theatre

Skipton, South Dales

One of the most unique theatres in the world and the only theatre to share its building with an auction mart! Yes that's right, cows strut their stuff and take centre stage by day, while evening time...

The Art Shop

Skipton, South Dales

Whether you enjoy sketching, painting or model making, The Art Shop in Skipton has everything you could possibly need for your chosen hobby. Come along and have a browse, plenty of free advice...

 
 
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