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Sledmere Estate

Sledmere Estate is a beautiful traditional English Country Estate where visitors have been welcomed by the Sykes family for over 250 years.

Situated in the centre of the Yorkshire Wolds the Estate is a working Estate proud to employ local people. Our businesses include Property to Let, Weddings, Corporate Hospitality and Events, as well as the day to day running of Triton Gallery, Wagoners Museum and the jewel in the crown Sledmere House, the much loved stately home.

We also take our responsibility in maintaining our part of England's Heritage very seriously.

For information on properties to let, please contact Lisa on (01377) 236221 or lisabradley@sledmere-estate.com

Retail Units to Let

Retail opportunities in new Antiques & Vintage Centre

A new Vintage & Antiques Centre is opening in Summer 2017.  Located adjacent to Sledmere House this is an exciting new venture.  Introductory and flexible terms available.  For further enquiries, please contact lisabradley@sledmere-estate.com.

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WHAT'S ON AT SLEDMERE HOUSE
Tue 20 Jun - Sun 25 Jun
'Surf and Spray, Images of Spurn'
Sun 25 Jun - Sun 25 Jun
Come and join us for our very first Vintage Fair event. With vintage stalls, displays, re-enactment groups, traditional fun fair rides and the 44th annual NECPWA Car Rally, there is lots to see.
Tue 27 Jun - Sun 2 Jul
A collaboration of work from four Yorkshire artists, Beth Coombes Boyes, Dawn Brooks, Susan Slann and Susan Timmins.
Tue 4 Jul - Sun 9 Jul
Taking inspiration from computerised Vector images, an exploration of how pattern, line and colour fuse together to make a whole image from disparate, often random shapes.
Tue 11 Jul - Thu 20 Jul
We are a group of photographic artists from in and around the Yorkshire Wolds. The main exhibition consists of modern photo/art combined with photographs.
Sun 16 Jul
10th annual 'posh' charity car boot sale with over 100 stalls, refreshments and grand raffle. In aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Sledmere charities.
Tue 18 Jul
Sledmere House and Church are the venues for two short concerts, both performed twice, the audience changing places either side of a picnic interval. The House performers are the Carducci Quartet and in the Church Antidotum Arachne Palisander.
Sat 22 Jul - Sun 23 Jul
A chance to see local artists creating some original artwork in the Home Farm buildings. Artwork will be available to purchase throughout the event.
Mon 24 Jul
Sledmere House and Church are the venues for two short concerts, both performed twice, the audience changing places either side of a picnic interval. The performers at the House are Elias Quartet and Pieter Wispelwey (cello) in the Church: Catriona Mackay (Scottish harp) and Chris Stout (Shetland fiddle.)
Tue 25 Jul - Sun 30 Jul
A photography, print and stitch exhibition featuring artists Christine Forsyth, Helga Princz, Val Mager and Rachel Crawford.
Sat 29 Jul
Dee Atkinson & Harrison of Driffield will be holding a classic car, motorcycle and automobilia auction in the Home Farm Buildings at Sledmere. £5 entry per 2 people (including an auction catalogue.)
Tue 1 Aug - Sun 13 Aug
The exhibition will contain recent paintings and prints of the Yorkshire Wolds, Coast and Forestry looking to highlight the diverse patterns, colours and shapes to be found in this area throughout the seasons and also reflecting the impact of man-made objects from the present and the past and the effect of modern farm machinery on the landscape.
fun summer activities for children
Tue 1 Aug - Thu 3 Aug
Choose from three days of educational, fun and exciting activities around Sledmere Gardens, Farm, Woods and the 'Big House'. For children aged between 5 and 12 years.
Sun 6 Aug
Children bring along your teddies and enjoy our teddy treasure hunt around the gardens, face painting, bouncy castle, games and magic shows.
Tue 15 Aug - Sun 20 Aug
Building on last year’s successful exhibition, this exhibition aims to combine this group of multi-media artists through the use of a line. With Diann Atkin, Helen Birmingham, Diane Malcomson and Dorothea Newman
Thu 17 Aug - Sun 20 Aug
The world's biggest tribute band music festival with over 50 tribute bands playing throughout the weekend. Plus comedy marquee, unsigned marquee, acoustic marquee, under 20s marquee and Kidzone.
Tue 22 Aug - Mon 28 Aug
Adam, Speth and the riff raff!! Adam and Speth are returning for a third year this August. As well as their own work they hope to repeat last year’s inclusion of other up and coming local artists.
Tue 29 Aug - Thu 31 Aug
Choose from three days of educational, fun and exciting activities around Sledmere Gardens, Farm, Woods and the 'Big House'. For children aged between 5 and 12 years.
Sun 10 Sep
An event in its second year devoted to everything about horses. Displays and demonstrations, stalls and much more.
halloween children pumpkin
Sat 21 Oct - Sun 29 Oct
During your October half term, take a trip around our haunted Walled Garden, find all the pumpkins and win a prize!
Wed 25 Oct
A day full of Halloween fun and craft activities for children aged 5 to 12 years. Booking essential.
Sat 28 Oct
Our popular spectacular firework display set to music will be back again for its third year. Fairground rides, licensed bar and refreshments available. Early bird tickets are now available!
halloween party childrens east yorkshire fun
Tue 31 Oct
Join us in the "haunted" Home Farm buildings for our brand new Halloween Party - The Beastly Bash!
Sat 4 Nov
Dee Atkinson & Harrison of Driffield will be hosting a classic car, motorcycle and automobilia auction at 12.00 noon in the Home Farm Buildings at Sledmere. £5 entry per 2 people (including an auction catalogue.)