Middleham - A Wensleydale Jewel

Middleham offers a wide range of shops, pubs and places to eat. There is plenty to see and do within easy reach of the cottage including the market towns of Leyburn, Masham, Richmond and Hawes. Middleham is on the edge of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park where you will find attractive villages and breathtaking scenery. The town is an excellent base for walking and touring in Wensleydale and the adjoining Dales. There are numerous visitor attractions nearby including the award winning Forbidden Corner. The historic city of York and the spa town of Harrogate are well worth visiting when you are in the area. 

One of  four pubs in Middleham

Antiques & Gifts

Middleham Bridge - a gateway to the town.

Middleham is renowned for it's history and racehorses.

The Norman castle was once the home of King Richard III

The Church of St Mary and St Alkelda dates back to the 13th Century.

Every morning, racehorses from nearby stables
can be seen making their way through the town
to the gallops.