Kirsty Wardle

Kirsty Wardle

Regional Qualification(s):

Yorkshire

Language(s):

English

Phone Number(s):

07779 151034

Email:

kirsty_wardle@hotmail.com

Introduction:

Let me show you everything that this great county has to offer! My specialist area of knowledge is Historic Properties and the History of Architecture, having worked in Heritage for the past 20 years at the National Trust, English Heritage, York Minster and Castle Howard. I’d like to share my “little black book” of Yorkshire contacts with you to create exclusive tours to the places that other tourists dream of finding.

Personal Interests:

Castle Howard
York Minster
Stately Homes, Gardens and Estates
The English Aristocracy
History of Art, Architecture and Design
Ecclesiastical Architecture
Victorian and Edwardian Britain
Saltaire
Hockney, Hepworth and Henry Moore

Special Interests:

Art/Paintings & Sculpture

David Hockney
Barbara Hepworth
Henry Moore
John Atkinson Grimshaw
Robert "Mousey" Thompson
Mark Hearld and Emily Sutton

Stately Homes & Country Houses

Castle Howard
Harewood House
Bolton Abbey
Scampston Hall
Sledmere House
Burton Constable

Churches & Cathedrals

York Minster - Accredited Guide
Beverley Minster
Ripon Cathedral
Fountains Abbey
Rievaulx Abbey
Sykes Churches of the Yorkshire Wolds

Walking Tours

York and the City Walls
Harrogate
Leeds
Bradford
Hull
Sheffield
Whitby
Scarborough
Robin Hood's Bay

Architecture

Ecclesiastical Architecture
Medieval Parish Churches of York
The English Country House
Victorian Civic Pride in Yorkshire
Sir Titus Salt and Saltaire
Post-War Architecture

Gardens

RHS Harlow Carr Gardens
Castle Howard
Harewood House
Scampston Hall
Parcevall Hall Gardens
Capability Brown in Yorkshire

Additional Qualifications:

Accredited York Minster Guide

Driver Guide:

No