24 November 2020
To Let - Winston House, The Valley, Sandsend YO21 3TE
18 November 2020
The Mulgrave Estate have made a start on its’ seasonal tree planting programme recently. A number of areas across the Estate are being planted with native tree species to link existing woodlands together to provide wildlife corridors and strengthen landscape quality and character. A total of 3,500 trees will be planted on six parcels of land and will consist of saplings such as English Oak, Alder, Field Maple, Holly, Yew, Scots Pine, Hazel and Beech.
01 October 2020
Mulgrave is one of Yorkshire’s great Estates and a rare opportunity to lease the Stiddy and adjacent caravan park in our main estate village of Lythe is coming soon. The Estate is situated within the North York Moors National Park, which welcomes some 8+ million visitors every year. The Estate are looking for enthusiastic and capable applicants, able to provide a high quality food offering, whilst promoting the Stiddy as a popular locals bar, with a focus on the village community and to develop and run the campsite alongside.
18 September 2020
The Mulgrave Estate is delighted to have helped Lythe CEVC Primary School create their very own ‘Mud Kitchen’ The outdoor area has had a full makeover with the help of donations from Mulgrave Estate, Teesside Karting and Wilf Nobles and fully reflects all the learning opportunities offered inside. The Early Years staff spent 2 very hot days over the Summer repainting the fencing! The children have worked together to create and plant the new sensory garden full of herbs as well as a fairy garden giving way to some wonderful storytelling.
24 July 2020
07 July 2020
A number of Exmoor ponies have arrived on the Estate recently to assist us with grazing our moor, heath and rough grassland areas. The Exmoors are highly regarded as being one of the best choices of livestock for conservation grazing. The ponies are semi wild and more than capable of adapting to life on our moors here at Mulgrave. They are on loan from the Yorkshire Exmoor Pony Trust (YEPT) and are recognised as a rare breed in the UK
22 June 2020
Quality, seasoned hardwood logs produced from our own sustainable timber at the Mulgrave Sawmills. Quality kindling now available. Add a bag to your order! https://mulgrave-estate.co.uk/firewood/buy-online
18 June 2020
Workshop/Office/Storage. Fantastic opportunity to rent this traditionally built unit with over 2000 sq ft in the lovely village of Egton. Ideal for a number of uses. Good access to the A171 Whitby-Guisborough road. Parking for upto five vehicles.
16 June 2020
Restoring and repairing Murkside’s dry stone walls.
Work has begun in earnest on the southern part of the Estate at Murkside Farm. Located between Goathland and Egton, the fields here at Murkside are divided up by a network of dry stone walls. Unfortunately, over the years the walls had fallen into disrepair and restoring them is going to be a mammoth task. Over 2000m has been identified for restoration and Estate contractors have recently made a start on the work. Restoring dry stone walls is a real skill with an eye for detail needed as well as ensuring the wall will be stockproof and stand for another 100 years or so. Further information on dry stone walling can be found here https://www.dswa.org.uk/
The wall restoration project is part of Mulgrave Estates’ higher tier Countryside Stewardship agreement.
18 May 2020
You may have noticed that some of our fields are changing colour as we approach the summer. We’ve recently added just over 4ha of Bumblebird mix to the fields below Tom’s Yat beside the A174 coast road. This brings the total to just under 19ha of the mix across the Estate. Situated in favourable locations, the mix includes species such as Linseed, Fodder Radish, White Mustard, Kale and Quinoa. Not only does this turn to seed and feed the wild farmland birds in the winter, it also benefits insects such Bumble bees, solitary bees, butterflies and hoverflies during the summer months. Combined with another 27ha of Winter bird food mix this equates to a significant area of land devoted to crops to encourage biodiversity across the Estate. Keep a lookout for the fields of colour this summer, they’re bringing real benefits to the birds and the bees of Mulgrave Estate. More information on wild bird food can be found here https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/conservation/conservation-and-sustainability/farming/advice/managing-habitats/wild-bird-seed-mixture/
These fields are just two elements of our extensive wildlife offer through our Countryside Stewardship agreements with Natural England, where we have a significant number of environmental options from the scheme that are benefiting the environment and wildlife across the Estate.