Pocklington is a classic English market town with pubs, restaurants, supermarket, cinema and arts centre, swimming pool and sports centre.
Beverley with its famous Minster is a short ride away.
Bike and Boot friendly.
Situated at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds, it provides an excellent base for cycling on quiet roads (Route 66 and The Way of the Roses) and walking in the chalky Wolds.
Burnby Hall RHS gardens (1 mile) is the home of the National Water Lily Collection.
Easy access to York via the park-
York racecourse is within easy reach.
Nearby activities include gliding, fishing, golf, wind surfing.
Historic houses and gardens in the locality include Castle Howard, Sledmere and Burton Agnes.
Children and the family can enjoy Flamingo land, Eden Camp, Yorkshire Air Museum and the Viking Village. The Yorkshire coast is within easy reach.