Close to the centre of the village where the TV series "Heartbeat" was filmed & ideally located for exploring both the North York Moors National Park & the Yorkshire Heritage Coast. Walkers & cyclists will love the area & the famous rail trail from Goathland to Grosmont is just a few minute’s from the door. Alternatively, stroll along the river & follow the tracks to beautiful waterfalls. Board the steam train & take a memorable journey through the stunning Esk Valley. The ancient sea port of Whitby is just 10 miles, where a family day at the seaside can be enjoyed. Step back in time as you visit fishing villages of Robin Hoods Bay, Runswick Bay & Staithes, where the hands of time appear to have stood still. A little further south are the more elegant seaside resorts of Scarborough & Bridlington, with miles of award-winning beaches. The market towns of Pickering, Kirkby Moorside & Helmsley are just a short drive away and make a great day out. The city of York is approx 40 miles away.