Stourbridgenews co ukdating
The origins of Thorpe Hall date as far back as the 13th Century, when a peel tower was erected by the Wycliffes from which the current house evolved.The handsome, modern country house that stands today has been restored inside and out by the current owners, with the assistance of interior designer Mark Gillette and leading garden designer Arne Maynard.The 18th Century kitchen has been brought back to its original role, but in a nod to modern family life with room for a large dining table to one side.The decorative plaster work, joinery and wrought iron work have all been principally carried out by local craftsmen.
Thorpe Hall sits on the south bank of the River Tees, at Wycliffe, approximately five miles from Barnard Castle.
Emdadul’s son and restaurant manager Samiul Hussain said: “The customers will always tell you that you are the best but it is nice to get an award for it.
“We are the first South Asian restaurant in the Midlands to get into the finals in more than 10 years.
He told the Oxford Mail that people get involved in the combat sport for a variety of reasons, including their love for Star Wars.
The 36-year-old is hoping to take the sport all the way to the top, with the idea of competing in international tournaments and eventually the Olympics.These include the impressive master suite, overlooking the gardens then onto traditional farmland, which comprises a spacious and elegant bedroom, a dressing room that leads to an en-suite bathroom, and a gentleman’s dressing room beautifully fitted with mahogany cupboards and shelves which leads to a shower room.