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Beverley Area Walks

The table below contains information on all walks centred in the beverley area. Click on any walk's name or reference code to see more details on the walk, including photos and a route map.

 

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C73 - Big Hill, North Newbald
Summary
Walk Name
Big Hill, North Newbald
Ref
C73
Take a walk to an open access area by Big Hill (it's not really big - it just looks it).
Details
Circular Walk
Yes
Grade
Moderate
Walk Type
  • Wolds Walks
Ordnance Survey Explorer Map
293
Car Parking Facility
Roadside parking near the green in North Newbald
Refreshments
Pubs and shop in North Newbald
Public Conveniences
Londesborough Road in Market Weighton
Distance
Distance (Miles)
5
Distance (Kilometres)
8
Description
  • Walk along Eastgate in the direction of Beverley for about 200 yards.  Turn left onto Eastwold and continue to Townside Road.
  • On the opposite side of the road, follow the public footpath and private access road towards Dot Hill Farm.
  • Leave the surfaced road to follow the field edge footpath to Syke House Farm.  Turn right into the dale.
  • Head along the dale to the bridleway/track at the top.  This forms part of the Yorkshire Wolds Way and the fingerboards will lead you southwards and westwards, past the waterworks and back to Newbald.
Map(s)
Location
Start Point
The green in North Newbald
End Point
The green in North Newbald
Towns & Villages
North Newbald
ParishNorth Newbald
Start Easting
491,297.00
Start Northing
436,727.00
End Easting
491,297.00
End Northing
436,727.00
Further Information
Features of Interest
St Nicholas in North Newbald, is said to be the finest Norman church in the East Riding.  An aisleless cruciform building with a late 14th - 15th century chancel, it has several well-preserved Norman features of which the crossing is the best, comprising four perfect Norman arches.
Accessibility Information
This route:- 
 
-  contains some steep slopes. 
 
-  contains kissing gates and hand gates but no stiles. 
 
-  may involve walking through fields with livestock. 
Additional Information
-  This walk is one of ten shown in a free booklet of walks in the open access areas of the East Riding.  The booklet is available from Tourist Information Centres, Customer Service Centres and some libraries.