Snowy ‘Staycations’ Proving Popular

Snowy ‘Staycations’ Proving Popular

The Duchy of Lancaster’s luxury holiday cottages in Yorkshire and Lancashire have had a record year to March despite – or perhaps because of – the exceptional wintry weather during the last few months. In Yorkshire and Lancashire many well-loved beauty spots were literally transformed into a winter wonderland overnight. Those who dared to brave […]

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New Residents Flock To Scalby Lodge

The newest tenants at the Duchy of Lancaster’s holiday cottages at Scalby Lodge have taken up residence on the cliff-top above Scarborough this month. Fencing has been erected to allow a flock of 30 sheep to graze in the grounds around the fifteen bespoke properties to keep the grass neat and tidy and the 10 […]

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Preserving the Past, Investing for the Future

The Duchy continues to repair, restore and upgrade its rural residential properties across all Estates, with record levels of capital investment and the ongoing roll-out of its quality specification and Design Standard.  Over £2m has been spent on refurbishment projects in the year to March 2017, adding to a similar level of investment last year. […]

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Duchy Invests £1m in Yorkshire

The Duchy of Lancaster has continued its programme of restoration and renewal in Yorkshire, investing £1m to date in the refurbishment of its residential portfolio. A number of cottages in villages around Scarborough have been upgraded and refurbished in line with the Duchy quality standard and specification already this year, while larger period properties in […]

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Duchy Partners with LindenTo Develop Spa Lawn Tennis Club, Harrogate

The Duchy of Lancaster has entered into a joint venture agreement with Linden Homes to develop the site formerly occupied by the Spa Lawn Tennis Club in Harrogate. Following the granting of planning permission for 13 new homes on this site, the Duchy has chosen to partner with Linden Homes to bring these properties to […]

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