Uniquely located at the border of the four counties in the heart of England and covering some three thousand acres, Thorpe is a working estate that has been stewarded by the same family since 1631. Management of the Estate is focussed on sustainable farming, conservation, and rural diversification.
The Estate provides a distinct array of locations to suit weddings, events, filming or photography, and has been featured on TV and in advertising campaigns by clients including the BBC and Habitat.
A rural idyll with easy road, rail and air access just 30 miles from Birmingham, Nottingham & Leicester, the Estate offers a variety of residential and commercial units available for short and long term lets.
The Estate provides opportunities for traditional countryside pursuits including seasonal driven game shooting and 3 spring-fed lakes of high quality coarse fishing.
The Estate has implemented a renewable energy program to significantly reduce the use of fossil fuels, in order to tackle the growing threat of climate change.