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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

HIGHLIGHTS & QUICK LINKS
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WHAT'S ON AT SLEDMERE HOUSE
Christmas shopping, decorations, gifts
Mon 14 Nov - Sat 24 Dec
Our Christmas Shop is now open and is full of decorations, gifts and everything you need for the festive season. Free entry.
Santa's grotto, visit father christmas, deer
Sun 11 Dec
Children can visit Santa's magical Grotto and tell him all their Christmas wishes. Tractor and Trailer Trips to the Deer Park for the whole family too!
santa's grotto, visit father christmas, deer
Sun 18 Dec
Children can visit Santa's magical Grotto and tell him all their Christmas wishes. Tractor and Trailer Trips to the Deer Park for the whole family too!
Sat 4 Mar
Dee Atkinson & Harrison of Driffield will be hosting a classic car, motorcycle and automobilia auction in the Home Farm Buildings at Sledmere. £5 entry per 2 people (including an auction catalogue.)
easter, lambs, lambing, family fun day out east yorkshire
Sat 1 Apr - Sun 2 Apr
Come along and see some of our new born lambs along with our other resident animals including the horses, pigs and chickens. Craft activities and bouncy castle.
Wed 19 Apr
A day full of crafts, games and activities for children aged 5 - 12 years. £25.00 per child. Pre-booking essential.
Sun 14 May
Our ever popular day out for the whole family! Displays, demonstrations, have-a-go games, novelty dog show and stalls.
Sun 11 Jun
The whole family can enjoy a tractor and trailer tour of the deer park to see some of the Estate's red deer up close in their natural habitat.
Sat 24 Jun - Sun 25 Jun
Step back into the 1940s and 50s and enjoy re-enactments of living and fighting in wartime Britain along with music and dancing from the era. Stalls, displays and much more!
Sun 16 Jul
'Posh' charity car boot sale with over 100 stalls, refreshments and grand raffle. In aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Sledmere charities.
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.
Sat 29 Jul
Dee Atkinson & Harrison of Driffield will be hosting a classic car, motorcycle and automobilia auction in the Home Farm Buildings at Sledmere. £5 entry per 2 people (including an auction catalogue.)
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.
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 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.
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. Tickets will be available to purchase in advance.
Sun 29 Oct
Based within the Walled Garden we will be taking you on a Rusticus Halloween adventure! You can also enjoy a pumpkin trail, face painting and lots of Halloween craft activities.
Wed 1 Nov
A day full of Halloween fun and craft activities for children aged 5 to 12 years. Booking essential.
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.)