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Address: Trinity Ln. | Off Micklegate, York YO1 6EL, England
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Trinity Lane is the home to a medieval timber building called Jacob's Well,...

Trinity Lane is the home to a medieval timber building called Jacob's Well, which was used as parish rooms of nearby Holy Trinity Church.

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A hidden gem in a city of gems!

I was in York for a meeting of the Virgirs Guild at Holy Trinity and we were given the opportunity to visit Jacabs Well. My wife and I (although frequent visitors to York) had... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 June 2016
Alan641348
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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I was in York for a meeting of the Virgirs Guild at Holy Trinity and we were given the opportunity to visit Jacabs Well. My wife and I (although frequent visitors to York) had never heard of it. It turned out to be one of the UK's best examples of a medieval Hall. An absolute gem that anyone with an... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

What a quaint little tea room on a Wednesday. 10-1200. Want to go somewhere quaint and querky this is the place. Set in the medieval meeting room it's peaceful,relaxing

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2013

Always welcoming but on Wednesday mornings only. Volunteers open this interesting medieval building from 10 am until noon. Where else can you have real coffee or a pot of tea or hot chocolate for a pound - with a complimentary plate of biscuits to choose from ? Yes, only one pound and here you are also offered a free refill... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2013

If you don't cast your eye down side streets of York you will miss little treasures like Jacobs well, with its ornate canopy round the door that holds a lot of history.

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2012

We have visited York many times, over a considerable period of time and never realised that this site existed. It was a medieval house that had been lived in by chantry priests and is still used by the same church. We only came across it because of taking one of the York Walks (which we highly recommend!). It was an... More 

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Ballina, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2011

Friendly and welcoming church ladies running a little morning tea.

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