Asenby is a village in the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire, with a population of approximately three hundred.
It lies about five miles south-west of Thirsk, seven miles east of Ripon, and twelve miles south of the county town of Northallerton.
The village is mentioned in the Doomsday Book. It was part of the manor of Topcliffe at the time of the Norman invasion.
Asenby lies on the south bank of the River Swale and the majority of the surrounding land is given to farming.
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Topcliffe & Asenby Village Hall
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Asenby Parish Council has purchased, on behalf of the village, a bench seat commemorating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
The bench is situated on the riverside walk and a plaque will be attached stating the above. It is close to the Topcliffe bridge entry to the riverside walk.
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