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Sewerby Hall is situated 2 miles north of the seaside resort of Bridlington, on the East Yorkshire coast.
This grade 1 listed country house was built between 1714 and 1720 by John Greame with additions of bow wings and a portico being added from 1808 to 1811.
On the first floor is a room given over to local heroine, Amy Johnson, the collection being a gift from her father in October 1958 with further material received from various sources. The hall also houses a local history museum, but if you prefer to explore outside, there is a woodland walk, children’s zoo, putting green and adventure playground.
If you wander into the formal garden, you cannot miss the great monkey-puzzle trees that are thought to be some of the oldest in England. A walk along the cliff tops takes us to Dane’s Dyke where I shall leave you for a while before taking you on to the next destination.
(I can't believe that it was April 2011 when I left you all at Burton Agnes Hall. Any new passengers are welcome to join us here, or begin at the beginning)