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Sandsend Beach - wild in winter, glorious in the summer

Sandsend beach is great to walk on, play on and surfing (when the surfs up!)

 

There are only few houses plus pubs, cafes, restaurant and a few shops.

 

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In the summer months there a life-guards to help out if necessary.

 

Looking north-west towards Lythe from Sandsend beach as a surfer exits the cold water!

A surfing safari in North-East England is a bit cooler than in California, especially in January!

Looking north-west towards Lythe from Sandsend beach as a surfer exits the cold water!

 

Looking north-east towards Whitby from Sandsend beach

Looking north-east towards Whitby from Sandsend beach, more great waves for surfing! The harbour entrance, radio-TV mast and Whitby Abbey can seen on the middle-right of the picture.

 

Part of the large expanse of Sandsend beach, looking south-east towards Whitby.

Part of the large expanse of Sandsend beach, looking south-east towards Whitby. At low tide you can walk all the way to Whitby.


A sunny summer afternoon on Sandsend Beach

 

 

Looking towards the east and west cliffs of Whitby and the fain outline of Whitby Abbey

 

Late afternoon on Sandsend beach - above, looking north-west and a lone surfer and below, looking south-east towards Whitby.

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Sandsend Village

There are some attractive stone cottages in Sandsend and some are Mulgrave Estate houses.

 

St Mary's Church, Sandsend, is hidden away some distance from the sea.

 

The interior of St Mary's Church, Sandsend, built in 1868-1869, the work of C. N. Armfield, enlarged in 1908-1909 by E. H. Smales. ST Mary's Church, Sandsend, consists of a nave with a small bellcote and chancel.

 

An old mill at Sandsend which is due to undergo restoration via English Heritage?

 

An old limekiln? above the old mill

 

Other views of the coast at Sandsend

Looking towards the point of Sandsend Ness.

 

Looking across Sandsend Bay towards Whitby.

 

Sandsend Ness

 

Another winter scene at Sandsend Beach

 

Sandsend Beach in winter!

 

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The Bridge Cottage Cafe Tea Rooms - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

The beach looking towards Whitby - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

The ruins of Mulgrave Castle above Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

Sandsend Village and Beach, North Yorkshire Coast, England: The Bridge Cottage Cafe Tea Rooms at Sandsend near Whitby, North Yorkshire offers welcome refreshment after a bracing walk on the expansive Sandsend beach. You can also take a walk up through the Mulgrave Estate to see the ruins of the original Norman Mulgrave Castle.

The Hart Inn - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

Surfing - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

Old Cottages - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

The Hart Inn offers good pub grub and especially welcome for the hardy surfers of Sandsend beach. As well as the cliff and beach scenery, Sandsend has some lovely old cottages and gardens hidden away above the busy Whitby - Lythe road.

Sandside Cafe - Sandsend Beach, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

Breakers crashing on the beach - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

Expansive - Sandsend, on the coast near Whitby, North Yorkshire

The Sandside cafe is just above the beach at Sandsend, up the coast from the seaside town of Whitby and offers snacks and drinks whatever the weather! Note the better weather in the lower pictures!

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