Archive for the tag 'Lady Anne Middleton’s Hotel'

We arrived at breakfast to find that it was ‘to order’ as starters and mains. Everything was there although perhaps not in quite the right order for me personally. I opted for the American stacked pancakes with berries. The breakfast room was a little chaotic, so rather than linger at the table we returned to [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Feb 15th 2023

Our journey to York ran smoothly despite experiencing some erratic drivers along the various motorways. When it was time for lunch we stopped at Woodall services with its never endimg walkway to reach Waitrose on the opposite side of the road. In Waitrose we picked up sandwiches for our in-car picnic.
Comfortably replete we continued our [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Feb 12th 2023

My kitchen is on it’s last legs and needs replacing before it falls apart completely.  On the morning of my departure to York for my weekend away with family, the kitchen fitters arrived at 8am to assess the situation.  They only stayed for about 20 minutes which meant a nice early start to the journey [...]

26 Comments CherryPie on Nov 12th 2011

Sound Asleep
You close your eyes and you will see
Micro-flashing neon lights
Open your eyes and you will see
It still looks like the same thing
Lie and wait for sleep and listen
To your heart beat too fast for sleep
Close your eyes and you will see
The sound asleep
I want to go, I want to go
I want to go down [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Jun 23rd 2010

This was the rather nice garden just outside the room I stayed in. It was rather nice to have a personal garden

6 Comments CherryPie on Jun 17th 2010

I found this hotel via the internet and it appealed to me straight away because it had it’s own garden and a car park.  The hotel consists of collection of  six historic buildings some of which are grade II listed.  The website provides a bit of history on each of the buildings:

Walking through the grounds of [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Jun 11th 2010