About Us

About Wharfedale Homes

Wharfedale Homes specialises in developing design-led high-quality new-build homes in Yorkshire for purchasers seeking a blend of individuality and craftsmanship supported by dedicated customer service.

Wharfedale Homes creates unique new-build housing developments in Yorkshire which are carefully designed to blend sympathetically into their local environment and contribute positively to the local area. We offer outstanding levels of specification and finish internally and externally which harmonise to create exceptional places to live.

About Whitfield Homes

Whitfield Homes is managed by the staff of Wharfedale Homes and the two companies work closely together. Whitfield Homes specialises in providing high-quality family homes around North and West Yorkshire.

Contact us below or Get in touch

Unit 5 Whitfield Business Park
North Yorkshire

Tel:01423 799690
Fax:  01423 864654 
Email: admin@whitfieldhomes.co.uk

Meet the Team

Chris Patmore, Managing Director

Chris founded Wharfedale Homes in 1993 and Whitfield Homes in 1999 and has led the business throughout, creating more than 300 beautiful homes around Yorkshire and adjacent counties. Passionately committed to high quality design and build, Chris has a great knowledge of Yorkshire and ensures that all our developments enhance the community they are in.

Outside work Chris loves travelling, hiking and cycling. Highlights include hiking across the Grand Canyon with his wife Julie this summer as part of their 25th Wedding Anniversary celebrations.


Michael Brown, Company Director

Michael helps provide direction and leadership to the management team to ensure maximum performance and that the company's high standards are achieved and maintained.  

Michael is a family man with a keen interest in country sports. 

Sue Smith, Financial Controller

Sue manages the accounts department and keeps a tight hold on the purse strings.  She has been with the company 18 years and was the first employee of Wharfedale Homes.

Outside the office, Sue is an accomplished golfer and has a handicap of 7. She can also be seen tripping the light fantastic with her infamous tap routines.


John Gledhill, Construction Director

John heads up the site construction teams to oversee and ensure our developments are delivered to the high standards. John’s time is spent working between the Head Office and the sites, maintaining the vital link between all members of the team. 

John is a keen motor biker and also enjoys being outdoors in the mountains of the UK. John’s also got a growing interest in fine art, which has been developing over the last few years.


Luke Ferris, Quantity Surveyor 

Luke manages the commercial aspects of the construction process for Wharfedale Homes. His role includes appointing quality sub-contractors and suppliers, ensuring each project is built to the agreed budget, reporting financial performance to the team, and pricing up any extras requested by customers. Luke also researches and integrates the best new technologies and materials into our homes.

Outside of work Luke enjoys playing golf at his local golf course.


Jon Beeson, Land & Planning Manager

Jon is responsible for acquiring new development opportunities for the company and securing planning permissions for future projects. Jon is at the inception of our high-quality developments in some of the best locations across Yorkshire to create houses our customers can be rightly proud to call home. 

Away from work (but always with one eye out for a prime development opportunity) Jon has a busy and active family life, but usually manages to find time to play football a couple of times a week, in an attempt to maintain a modicum of fitness!  When time permits Jon also enjoys playing golf, snowboarding and going to see live music.


Angela Paylor, Construction Administrator 

Angela helps with the smooth running of our busy head office. She works closely with the entire Wharfedale team to ensure all our clients receive an exceptional customer experience, before and after the completion of their new home. 

Angela loves to spend her free time baking delicious goodies.


Victoria Tremlin, Marketing Manager

Victoria manages the sales and marketing material, website and all external communications. Victoria strives to promote the Wharfedale brand and ensures it’s synonymous with the company mission; creating high-quality homes in desirable locations across Yorkshire.  

Outside the office Victoria will be found riding her bike around the stunning Yorkshire Dales scenery. 

Latest Updates

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