Stapleford Park country estate, near Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire, is surrounded by 500 acres of Capability Brown landscaped grounds offering the perfect location for an idyllic escape.
Royalty were entertained here and our tradition of country house hospitality and English sporting pursuits continues right up to the present day.
In the beautiful, historic House everybody enjoys the welcome and assistance of our Hosts, who are always on hand to make our members and house guests feel right at home.
There’s space to entertain, or be entertained. Quiet places to settle down for a gentle snooze, or friendly bars and dining rooms to enjoy a drink and locally sourced food.
As you might expect from a country estate of such high calibre, traditional English field sports have a long history at Stapleford Park. The 500 acres of beautiful Leicestershire countryside that surround the estate are the perfect setting for a wide number of country pursuits many of which we continue to offer today to our members and house guests.
We have an experienced team at Stapleford Park that run the activities, so whether it’s a spot of shooting, archery or falconry you’re always in safe hands. There’s plenty to keep all age groups busy, the duck herding is a particular favourite with our younger members and house guests.
GARDENS & PARK
The Gardens at Stapleford reflect the many qualities one would expect of England's finest gardens. Wayne Whitting, Stapleford's Head Gardener, takes great pride in presenting and maintaining Stapleford's exceptionally beautiful gardens.
The Historic Walled Garden
One of several formal walled gardens which blends so well with the extensive, informal and natural gardens all set within Stapleford's magnificent woodlands. To stroll through these beautifully maintained and peaceful grounds is to experience a perfect natural pleasure.
Church of St Mary Magdalene
Although no longer in regular use, the Church of St Mary Magdalene graces the gardens of Stapleford. Built in 1783 for the Earl of Harborough, the Church retains all its original features, magnificent monuments and delightful west gallery containing a fireplace for the Earl.
GRAND HALL WEDDINGS
The Grand Hall & Orangery provide the ideal setting for your wedding reception. With views of the stunning countryside the Grand Hall can seat up to 180 people for your wedding breakfast, whilst the Orangery is perfect for either your wedding ceremony or pre-dinner drinks.
We also offer bespoke weddings if you would prefer a more intimate ceremony followed by a smaller reception.