The Lady-in-my-Life, #2 Daughter and I lunched in this cosy corner of the Bar at the Durham Ox:
Ignore the candle: this was lunch. Do note the carved panel, with the fox-and-geese fable.
Check out the number 40 timetable for a perfect illustration of how Tory austerity has denuded rural areas of any kind of public transport. As a consequence here we have an excellent village pub, in a delightful setting, with no access except for motorists. Breaks one’s heart.
That said, the view from the car-park, southwards across the Vale of York, is worth the trip in itself:
- Ordnance Survey Landranger map 100: Malton & Pickering.
- Grid Reference: SE 56205 70514