The parish of Hutton Cranswick, which encompasses the hamlets of Rotsea in the east and Sunderlandwick to the north is situated in the county of East Riding of Yorkshire.
The aim of this website is to provide up to date details of life in the parish.
The civil parish of Hutton Cranswick comprises of just over 2603 hectares. The 2001 census shows us that there was a population of 2015 in the parish and 848 homes lies 3 miles to the south of the market town of Driffield and 12 miles north of Beverley, which is home to our principal authority East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
Hutton the smaller of the 2 villages lies one mile to the north of Cranswick
In Hutton you will find the parish church of St Peter's Church located on Hutton Green.
A large part of the village is within the Hutton Conservation Area.
Further down the road to the east on Rotsea Lane is the Hutton Cranswick Sports and Recreation Association, home to many village football clubs and the Hutton Cranswick Lawn Tennis Club
Cranswick is home to a large village green, approximately 6.5 acres in size, beautifully maintained and pride of the village. The Green and some houses along Main Street form part of the Cranswick Conservation Area
The Hutton Cranswick Community Primary School overlooks The Green. The school has stood on the site since 1874.
The village is home to one small supermarket, a butcher, fish and chip shop, a pub, a hair salon, 3 garages, a farm shop, a garden centre and a large industrial estate which has a large variety of industries housed upon it.
Cranswick Green and its byelaws: The jewel in the crawn is Cranswick Green which is under the ownership of the parish council and is one of the village's main assets. The parish council are therefore responsible for the maintenance of the grass and trees on the green. The riding of horses is unlawful as is the parking of vehicles. For more information please click here. With effect from the 17th March 2016 the penalty for breaching the byelaw was increased to a Level 2 fine, at present £500.
Grants: Organisations within the parish are may be eligible for grants from the parish council. Please click here to download an application form. When completed please send to the Clerk to the council (see contacts page for details). The members of the parish council will then consider the application at a meeting.
Allotments: These are situated on Beverley Road. There are vacant plots. If you would like to rent an allotment of approximately 1/10th of an acre for £15.00 per year, please fill in the application form and send it Steve Sanderson, Clerk to Hutton Cranswick Parish Council, c/o Bella Cottage, Sheepman Lane, Cranswick, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 9RA/ or attach it to an email and send to email@example.com. Click here for an application form. When a plot becomes available you will be contacted.
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