Frances' Blog


Lovely walk today from Harome to Nunnington, mostly following the river, the wild garlic now in flower, adding a blanket of white. The walk takes you around the edge of fields, early showings of corn with fantastic views towards Nunnington in this area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Nunnington is a pretty village with The Royal […]

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Delicious Cakes.

We hope to make your stay at Croft House as enjoyable and memorable as possible, so a great start is home made cake and a pot of Yorkshire tea on arrival. Here’s a selection of some I made earlier!

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Spring is just around the corner!

As I look outside, the weather is pretty gloomy, rain, wind and chilly, with snow forecast again in certain parts of the country…. things can only get better! So let’s look forward to Spring arriving soon and how we can get up from our armchairs, shake off the long winter and plan to just do […]

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Cycling Routes.

Whether you are a mad keen cyclist or one for pottering around sleepy villages, North Yorkshire has it all. In May this year we have The Tour of Yorkshire passing within 2 miles of us, so lots to see and enjoy. We have safe cycle storage and bike cleaning facilities……an outside tap and a brush, […]

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Happy New Year!

Christmas has come and gone and now we are looking forward to a busy and exciting year! This beautiful view is from Sutton Bank, just 8 miles from us and there are plenty of great walks and a visitors centre full of information on the local area, picnic sites and activities. Bikes are also available […]

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Veg and Flowers!

It’s been a busy time one way or another! As you gardeners will know, some sun and rain and the garden goes mad at this time of year. Fortunately we haven’t been plagued by rabbits so much this year, the previous two had been a constant battle, but I netted a lot of plants and […]

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Period Living Magazine June 2017

We are thrilled for our b&b to be featured in Britain’s Best Selling Period Homes Magazine!

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What’s On!

Spring is hopefully on it’s way, after a long winter and the surrounding area is becoming greener and flowers are showing their colour’s. The stately homes are opening up and more events are happening. Here are a few to whet your appetite, in the local area. April 1st Castle Howard re-opens for 2018 season. Nunnington […]

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Croft House Bed and Breakfast at Harome, North Yorkshire

Welcome to the Croft House blog

Welcome to the Croft House blog, the first on our lovely new website! As Autumn takes a hold on the countryside, the colour of the trees are changing to those lovely russet shades and although we’ve had just a couple of frosty mornings, we know it will get colder, (hopefully some snow!) and our thoughts turn […]

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