Carlton Manor House is a privately owned Victorian Gothic-style English country house set amongst 250 acres of parkland in the beautiful Yorkshire landscape. It is home to Lord and Lady Gerald Fitzalan Howard and their three children and has passed down through the generations for centuries.
We offer exclusive use of the venue comprising three grand State Rooms, 16 individually and beautifully designed character bedrooms, a Minstrel’s Gallery, Bar, Entrance Halls, Armoury, Drawing Room and grounds. The State Rooms stretch across the length of the house (spanning 150 foot) and provide a regal Victorian ambience that is simply unforgettable.
The lavishly decorated and spacious bedrooms are all en suite or with a private bathroom and are located within separate wings and two tall towers. The rooms were recently redesigned by Lady Gerald herself and each one will take you back in time to a world of opulence and splendour.
Bedrooms Carlton Manor House has 16 beautiful and lavishly decorated bedrooms; 13 double, 2 twin and 1 single. 8 rooms are located in the Bachelor Wing, 5 in the Nursery Wing, 2 in the Clock Tower and the largest suite in the Baroness' Tower. Each bedroom is en suite bar two which have private bathrooms across the hall.
Staterooms Intricately decorated in Victorian design these are the three main rooms that stretch across the length of the house. Located off the Main Hall and through majestic oak wood concertina – style doors lies firstly The Venetian Drawing Room followed by the Card Room and, finally, The Picture Gallery.
Kitchens The house has one large working kitchen (large oven and two fridges), a vast prep kitchen (with new walk-in fridge) and a glassware room (with drinks fridge).
Living Room The Bow Drawing Room spans the breadth of the house and occupies the west wing. It is an elegant and charming room perfect for relaxing and enjoying tea and cakes in the afternoon. It looks out over the hedged garden.
The Shoot The Manor House has one of the finest Partridge shoots in the north of England. Our Purdey-Award winning shoot attracts shooting parties from all over the UK and adds immensely to the English and family feel of the venue.
Grounds The house has gardens to all sides and includes 250 acres of parkland and a further 1500 acres of farmland. Gardens include a wild flower red bricked walled garden to the back of the house (and looked out over from the Bachelor Wing rooms) and a hedged garden to the west side. The is a vast lake at the end of the parkland and the Carlton estate is enclosed by a high red bricked garden wall.
*Please note, locations shown on the maps are approximations only
Carlton Manor House is located in the village of Carlton and neighbours the village of Snaith (1.5 miles) - both have amenities including petrol stations, bakeries, deli's and shops. The nearest town is Selby (6 miles).
There is a local cricket club in Carlton and fishing can be arranged at the manor house lake.
This sensational gothic style house is ideally located in the village of Carlton, between York and Doncaster (to the North and South) and Hull and Leeds (to the East and West) with easy access from the M62 J34 or 36, or M1, M18 J6. It has close rail links and nearby airports (Leeds / Bradford and Humberside).
Carlton Manor House has an in-house chef (available if required) who cooks the finest Yorkshire cuisine from foods sourced locally.
Our catering is available at £45 per head for 3 course dinner, £25 lunch or afternoon tea.
- Stand up finger buffet luncheon £15 pp - 2 course sit down luncheon £25 - Afternoon Tea £15 pp - 3 course sit down dinner £45 - Tea and Biscuits £1.00
We can offer a butler service, please enquire.
A Duty Manager will be on site and on call throughout the day for the length of your stay and a night porter - both included in the hire fee.
Carlton Manor House has been hosting weddings for over 30 years and has a reputation for ensuring that every detail is simply perfect. Approached along a sweeping drive this Yorkshire stately home stands proudly in its own country setting. It is a wonderful place for your wedding ceremony and reception whether in the house, the grounds, a marquee, or a combination of all three.
We offer exclusive use of the venue comprising three grand state rooms, 16 bedrooms located within separate wings throughout the majestic building, a Minstrel’s Gallery, Bar, Entrance Halls and grounds. The distinctive style, decoration and atmosphere of Carlton Towers make it unforgettable as a wedding venue.
We are licenced to perform civil marriage ceremonies for up to 200 guests. From lavish glamorous weddings through to the traditional our exclusive offering can be tailored to your specific taste.
Carlton Towers is a truly beautiful wedding venue. The three State Rooms provide the most delightful ambience and span 150 foot in length. The house offers ideal backdrops for photograph opportunities, both inside and out.
Your wedding day will be organised and coordinated by our experienced Events team who will carefully discuss your plans with you and check that every last detail is in place.
All our menus are designed and created by our in-house chef, who puts time, thought and the finest Yorkshire produce into his cuisine. Carlton Towers has all the ingredients to make your day extra special.
- Security deposit: This is paid 2 weeks prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage inspection. - Linen & towels: All linen and bath towels are included in the rental price. - Energy costs: Included in the rental price. - End of stay cleaning: Included. Please leave the property in the state that you found it. - Arrival time: 5pm onwards. - Departure time: 11am. - Pets: Please enquire. - Smoking: Outside only. - It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
Posted by Betty & Rob Hallidayon 27/08/2010
You somehow managed to make us all feel special. The whole experience has left us all with beautiful memories - The house is something else.
Posted by Keith & Simon Cleaveron 26/08/2010
We could not have asked for a more perfect day, Carlton Manor House is a truly wonderful venue.
Posted by Dan & Kate Eastwoodon 19/08/2010
The food, surroundings and service were exceptional.
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