10 September 2020

Nestled in idyllic North Yorkshire countryside and within the Harrogate, Knaresborough and Boroughbridge triangle, Staveley is a charming, traditional village with a pretty village green and thriving local community.


Barley Court sits to the South of the village of Staveley, off main street, with stunning views over open fields and across to Staveley Lakes in the distance. The historic market town of Knaresborough lies less than 5 miles away (12-minute drive) and the cosmopolitan spa town of Harrogate is 8.7 miles (just a 20-minute drive) away. Whether you love the great outdoors or prefer shopping and good food, beautiful gardens, history, art, culture and theatre, you can indulge your passions and senses in the vibrant spa town of Harrogate. There is direct access to the A1(M), 2 miles away and to Leeds and York beyond. The perfect location for accessing both town and country pursuit.

Food and drink

Within the town itself is the well-known pub, The Royal Oak, which serves fantastic food and offers a great wine list and real ales. The nearby town of Knaresborough enjoys a café culture with a good choice of both national outlets and independent retailers, including The Ugly Duckling Tearoom, Riverside Café and Scott’s Eatery & Tearooms. Restaurants and bars in the town include the SO! Bar and Eats, Café Di Lucca and The Cross Keys. 

Things to do 

Staveley Village is home to a nature reserve which takes you on a lone walk that stretches beyond the village and has many wild and rare species of flower and wildlife. In the surrounding areas, all of which are a short drive away, there are many activities and attractions to visit, including Mother Shipton's Cave in Knaresborough, Harlow Carr in Harrogate which is home to a Betty’s tea-room, Newby Hall adventure garden, Lightwater Valley theme park in Ripon and the Hydro swimming centre in Harrogate. 


There is a number of good schools within easy reach, both state and private. Within the village itself is, Staveley Community Primary School and Nursery, which is part of a federation of schools with Kirk Hammerton C of E Primary School. 

Barley Court 

Barley Court is a superb development of just four individually designed properties set in an idyllic village location. Built to exceptionally high standards and an unrivalled specification, local developers Harmby Homes have created a unique opportunity to purchase a substantial 5 or 6-bedroom new home. Be it a Bungalow or a traditional 2 storey home, Barley Court offers the very best in luxury living.

To view all the available properties in Barley Court, please click here.

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