Kirkby Stephen is a beautiful and very popular place
Thomas Wharton the founder of the Grammar School.
Maytree Construction , said: “We’re thrilled to be able to reveal our exclusive new Kirkby Stephen Development.
Kirkby Stephen is a beautiful and very popular place and we’ve been looking for the perfect location for a development in the town for quite some time.
The development is likely to be especially popular with families due to its close proximity to Kirkby Stephen Grammar School.
The development as been named after Thomas Wharton the founder of the Grammar School.
He founded Kirkby Stephen Grammar School in 1566 and died in the Yorkshire Dales in 1568. In the aisle to the north of the chancel in Kirkby Stephen Parish Church is the monument to Thomas, 1st Lord of Wharton. Born in 1501, Lord Wharton was created.