Discover Dalton, Thirsk

Dalton is one of the small, quiet countryside villages surrounding the vibrant market town of Thirsk.

Dalton features a local store and two great local pubs, while the surrounding market towns offer a wealth of entertainment and culture.

The vibrant town of Thirsk is close by and features a kaleidoscope of independent delis, bakeries, butchers, hotels and restaurants. There’s an excellent choice of schools and employment, ensuring this is the perfect place to enjoy life.

With the iconic White Horse and the rolling Hambleton Hills in view, Farefield Close is surrounded by beautiful countryside.

There’s fast access to the A1 and adjoining road network, making Dalton a short journey from the North’s major towns and cities.

Transport Link

Buses – The village has an extensive bus service, including routes to Thirsk, Boroughbridge, Richmond and Ripon.

Trains – The rail network is easily accessed from Thirsk.

Thirsk – The birthplace of author James Herriot, this small market town boasts a racecourse, swimming pool and cinema, just 4 miles north of Dalton.

Ripon – The beautiful market town of Ripon is located 12 miles southwest of Dalton. Attractions include its famous cathedral, Studley Royal, Fountains Abbey, Ripon Spa Gardens and many shops, cafes and restaurants.

York – Visit this historic walled city just 23 miles southeast of Helmsley and explore the numerous museums, theatres, restaurants and music venues.

Harrogate – 24 miles southwest of Dalton lies the spa town of Harrogate, which boasts fabulous restaurants and bars, excellent shopping and the world famous Betty’s Café Tea Rooms.

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