Ingleby Arncliffe

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Ingleby Arncliffe
Ingleby Arncliffe is located in North Yorkshire
Ingleby Arncliffe
Ingleby Arncliffe
Ingleby Arncliffe shown within North Yorkshire
Population 304 (2011)[1]
OS grid reference NZ446008
• London 214 mi (344 km) south
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district DL6
Police North Yorkshire
Fire North Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
54°24′05″N 1°18′49″W / 54.40128°N 1.31365°W / 54.40128; -1.31365Coordinates: 54°24′05″N 1°18′49″W / 54.40128°N 1.31365°W / 54.40128; -1.31365

Ingleby Arncliffe is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated between the A172 and A19 roads, 6.5 miles (10.5 km) north-east from Northallerton and 7 miles (11.3 km) south-east from the small market town of Stokesley, and is on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. The village is conjoined to its smaller neighbour, Ingleby Cross.

Water Tower, Ingleby Arncliffe

According to A Dictionary of British Place Names, Ingleby is derived from the Old Scandinavian "Englar + by", meaning "farmstead or village of the Englishmen", and Arncliffe, Old English "earn + cliff", meaning "eagles' cliff".[2]

Ingleby Arncliffe Grade II* listed Anglican church is dedicated to All Saints. It dates from 1821 but includes 14th-century effigies.[3] The church is situated less than 0.5 miles (0.8 km) south-east from the centre of the village, and 60 yards (55 m) from the church is Arncliffe Hall, a Grade I listed house from 1753–54, designed by John Carr, that replaced a 16th-century house of the Mauleverer family.[4][5]

At the centre of the village is a Grade II listed water tower, built in 1915 to supply water to the village.[6]

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