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Shandy Hall, Coxwold

Shandy Hall, Coxwold, North Yorkshire YO61 4AD View on map

Grade I listed country house, originally built in 1450 as a parsonage and considerably altered in the 17th century. Now an accredited museum to promote the life and writings of the 18th century author Laurence Sterne.


Opening Arrangements

1 May - 30 September: Hall tours on Wednesdays and Sundays, 2.45pm and 3.45pm, or by appointment. Gardens and exhibition open every day except Saturdays, 11.30am - 4.30pm.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £5.00
  • Child: £1.00


A19 north of York, 7 miles from both Thirsk and Easingwold, turn east - signposted Coxwold. Rail: Thirsk (7 miles). Bus: local service proved by Stephensons and Hutchinsons buses (check web site for details).

Parking Spaces


Additional parking in village.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes