Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Sledmere dwelling is a degree I recorded Georgian homeland house, encompassing Chippendale, Sheraton and French furniture and numerous fine pictures, set inside a park conceived by Capability Brown. It is established in the town of Sledmere, between Driffield and Malton, in the East travelling of Yorkshire, England. The present house was started in 1751, extended in the 1790s, and rebuilt after a fire in 1911. It was one time the home of Sir Mark Sykes, documented English traveler and diplomatic advisor, and is now the dwelling of Sir Tatton Sykes, 8th Baronet.