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27. A circular walk from Sandsend through the Mulgrave Estate, passing by the medieval Mulgrave Castle and Lythe Village

 

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as illustrated below!

You start the walk from near the road bridge and go up the track by the old mill.

 

Walking up the heavily wooded Mulgrave Estate.

 

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The old medieval Mulgrave Castle was constructed in 1214, which was converted into a hunting lodge in 1600.

The Castle was besieged twice in the Civil War and then blown up!

 

Some of the buttressed walls of the old medieval Mulgrave Castle

 

The ruins of the main domestic range of Mulgrave Castle

 

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After viewing the 'old' Castle you then head for Lythe Village through a short tunnel, purpose?

 

The weather was steadily deteriorating looking towards Whitby across the bay at Sandsend!

 

Coming down the hill towards Lythe Church.

 

St Oswald's Church, Lythe, North Yorkshire, is the result of an almost total rebuild by Sir Thomas Tapper in 1910, but reused much of the surviving medieval stonework. His intention was to reproduce the structure of the church as it was in the 16th century.

 

The 1910 south door of St Oswald's Church, Lythe carved in 'Gothic' style.

 

Rood screen and organ of St Oswald's Church, Lythe, North Yorkshire

The rood screen and organ of St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 

The main interior of the church, the nave and the reconstructed arches of the aisles of St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 

A medieval piscina and sedilia survive inside St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 

A finely carved oak rood screen in St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 

Anglo-Saxon pieces of masonry were found showing this church has pretty ancient origins.

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A medieval carved capital stone and an Anglo Saxon found in the grounds of St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 

Viking hockback tombstone stone carvings St Oswald's Church, Lythe, North Yorkshire stone carvings St Oswald's Church, Lythe, North Yorkshire

Carvings on a Viking hogback gravestone found at St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 

Ango Saxon Scandinavian crosshead stone carvings St Oswald's Church, Lythe, North Yorkshire Anglo Saxon or Anglo-Scandinavian cross head in St Oswald's Church, Lythe.

 


The Gardens of the latest house known as Mulgrave Castle on the Mulgrave Estate

The gardens of the Mulgrave Estate are open to the public on a few days of the year in aid of local charities.

Its a really good day out and for a worthy cause - enjoy the beautiful flowers and engaging walking.

the new Mulgrave Castle House, Mulgrave Estate, North Yorkshire

The main house of Mulgrave House that replaced the old medieval Mulgrave Castle.

 

the new Mulgrave Castle House, Mulgrave Estate, North Yorkshire

The house was built from 1706-1725 and castellated in the 19th century.

 

 

the new Mulgrave Castle House, Mulgrave Estate, North Yorkshire

 

the new Mulgrave Castle House, Mulgrave Estate, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

Two views from the 'Quarter Deck' in Mulgrave House.

Out to sea and along the coast to Whitby Abbey

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

A great old sweet chestnut tree in the parkland of the Mulgrave House.

The Mulgrave House was landscaped to the designs of Repton.

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

Looking down across the woods and parkland of Mulgrave House towards the distant blurred image of the original medieval Mulgrave Castle.

 

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The beautiful walled garden of Mulgrave House.

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

walled garden

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

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The Spring Garden of Mulgrave Castle gardens

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

 

Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

Stature of Pan in the Formal Garden

 

Formal Garden Mulgrave Estate Gardens, North Yorkshire

 

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The four Italian statues in the Formal Garden of the Mulgrave House.

 

The Glasshouse of Mulgrave Castle House

Lots of different plants flourish beneath the glass panels including grapes for wine.

Excellent advice on pruning was forthcoming!

 

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The box hedging design in the formal garden.

 

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The Stiddy pub is in the village of Lythe with its rebuilt 'medieval' church and the nearby ruins of the medieval Mulgrave Castle. Lythe is situated above the wild North Sea Coast near the alum mining waste tips and the now disused Saltburn-Whitby railway.

Back in stormy Sandsend for some welcome refreshment.

 

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