From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other uses, see Glasshouse (disambiguation).
Glasshouses is located in North Yorkshire
 Glasshouses shown within North Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE175645
Civil parish High and Low Bishopside
District Harrogate
Shire county North Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Harrogate
Postcode district HG3
Dialling code 01423
Police North Yorkshire
Fire North Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Skipton and Ripon
List of places

Coordinates: 54°04′35″N 1°43′54″W / 54.0763°N 1.7317°W / 54.0763; -1.7317

Glasshouses is a small village in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire, England. It lies about 1 mile south-east of Pateley Bridge on the east side of Nidderdale and has a recently rebuilt river bridge across the river Nidd.

The old twine mill, on the banks of the Nidd, now houses a number of small businesses. There is a public house, The Birch Tree Inn, on the main Harrogate to Pateley Bridge road just outside the village.

May day is celebrated every year with traditional May Pole dancing and the crowning of the 'May Queen' on the village green.

Glasshouse Mill


  • Bed & Breakfast establishments
  • Children's playground (Private)
  • Glasshouses Primary School
  • The Birch Tree Inn public house
  • Village hall (Broadbelt Hall)

A brief history[edit]

  • 1982 The mill chimney was demolished
  • 1970 The mill was closed
  • 1933 Broadbelt Hall built
  • 1926 Bridge over the Nidd destroyed and rebuilt
  • 1910 Major refurbishment of the school
  • 1907 Mill owners, the Metcalfes, bankrupted

External links[edit]

Media related to Glasshouses at Wikimedia Commons