Barrow Upon Humber


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Population: 2500
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Barrow Upon Humber is an attractive rural village nestling in the county of Lincolnshire, and it is home to over two and a half thousand people. It's fascinating history is plain to see with the warm red brick built houses and cottages from the 18th, and 19th Century lining the roads, and around the ancient Market Place which saw wrong doers placed in the Stocks during Medieval times. The village grew from a small agricultural settlement when the Anglo Saxons founded a Monastery here in the 7th Century which was to be destroyed by Danish invaders a couple of hundred years later. Today's visitors and holiday makers alike will discover several shops to browse, and pubs to try, there is a delightful church which is dedicated to the Holy Trinity whose impressive tower graces the skyline, an ancient water pump still standing in Beck Lane, and a stream which flows through the village on its way to the Humber enhances the scene. There is a choice of places to stay from B&B's, and hotels nearby, and as it is only a couple of miles or so from the bustling town of Barton Upon Humber with its fine Suspension bridge it is ideally placed.


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Monks Rest (0.14 miles)

Monks Rest

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North Lincolnshire is an area of rural tranquility and remarkable natural beauty, where the rolling chalk of the Lincolnshire Wolds meets the lush Ancholme.This is great walking country, with something ... More

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The Haven Inn (1.22 miles)

The Haven Inn
Situated at Barrow Haven in the quiet North Lincolnshire countryside, the Haven Inn was built in 1730 as a Coaching Inn for travellers using the nearby ferry and has remained a place renowned for hospitality, ... More | visit website
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Thornton Hunt Inn (2.31 miles)

Thornton Hunt Inn
The Thornton Hunt Inn is a traditional Freehouse set in an attractive grade II listed building which dates back to around the Eighteenth Century. It has been said that King Henry the Eighth stayed on ... More | visit website
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MJB Cottages (2.34 miles)

MJB Cottages
White Cross Street is a 1 bed cottage with double bed, bathroom with shower, lounge and kitchen. All fully furnished. With it's own private courtyard. Just a short trip away from Hull's shopping centre and the ... More | visit website
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MJB Abbotts Retreat (2.47 miles)

MJB Abbotts Retreat
Barton upon Humber is a town of over 10,000 population situated on the south bank of the River Humber. The town has a long history which can be traced back well before the 10th century ... More | visit website
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Village Hotel & Leisure Club Hull (3.59 miles)

Village Hotel & Leisure Club Hull

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Village offers a warm, friendly environment with a real sense of community. The popularity of our hotels is the result of the seamless way that we provide you with everything ... More

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Country Park Inn and Lodge (3.81 miles)

Country Park Inn and Lodge

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Set within the grounds of the Country Park Inn, the lodge provides 8 tastefully decorated guestrooms within the tranquil surroundings of the River Humber, in Hessle, on the outskirts of Hull.

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Redcliffe House (3.85 miles)

Redcliffe House

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A warm welcome awaits you at our lovely Edwardian family home. This elegant and comfortably luxurious guest house has recently been extended and refurbished to a very high standard. It ... More


Reeds Country Hotel (3.90 miles)

Reeds Country Hotel

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Best Western Reeds Hotel is situated in exquisite surroundings in the heart of North Lincolnshire. An exclusive yet competitive three star hotel enjoying a truly idyllic setting of ... More

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Black Bull Inn (4.43 miles)

Black Bull Inn
If you are looking for accommodation adjacent to a friendly pub / restaurant in the Immingham / Barton area, then look no further. The Black Bull Inn is a traditional free-house in East Halton; ideally ... More | visit website

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