J is for … Jervaulx Abbey

Despite a grey start, the weather was very kind to us for our visit to Jervaulx Abbey in North Yorkshire.┬áNot far from Ripon, this privately owned Cistercian abbey is located on the A6108 between Masham and Leyburn. Since the dissolution of the monasteries in the mid- to late 1500s, the property has been in private…