Bishop Burton is a beautiful village in East Yorkshire, west of the popular town of Beverley. A brilliant location if you are considering living in the countryside. Historically, there has been activity in the village for centuries. Bishop Burton’s parish church of All Saints consists of parts which date from the late 12th century.
Bishop burton is home to an active community with a number of thriving societies and groups. For example; for the book lovers out there, there is a Readers group which read a book a month; the Friends of the Bishop Burton War Memorial, which contribute to the maintenance of the village war memorial; the Bishop Burton Country Friends who meet regularly and host presentations on a variety of topics; as well as a sewing group and more. The village also hosts a regular coffee morning and yoga class.
There is nothing better than having your evening meal at a gorgeous village pub. Bishop Burton’s local, the Altisidora is found in a lovely 19th century building. It has been sensitively renovated, so its historic wooden beams are still intact. This busy pub serves a wide selection of food every day, in particular a lovely Sunday roast. Perfect!
At Bishop Burton you can also find Bishop Burton College, one of the country’s finest land-based colleges, which is the only college in the UK to hold the Centre of Vocational Excellence status in agriculture and equine studies. With over 4000 students, this is perfect if you have children who are considering a career in these areas.
Nearby, the historic market town of Beverley is highly sought-after with a thriving arts community centred around East Riding Theatre; several churches including the Minster and St Mary’s; various supermarkets and chain stores; individual boutique shops, coffee bars and restaurants; as well as the thriving Beverley Racecourse. East Yorkshire consists of many walking and cycling areas, and Beverley has previously been part of the Tour de Yorkshire route.
If you are an avid walker/cyclist, keen to be part of a busy village community, and are considering living in the countryside, Bishop Burton is a perfect location for your new home. We have a fantastic 3 bedroom, converted stables currently on the market; as well as the possibility of an exciting future listing. If you would like more information, or to book a viewing, call us on 01482 961966 today.