DALETHORPE HOUSE is a Clothing, Gift and Living store located in rural Canterbury in the South Island of New Zealand.
The store itself is situated in one of the oldest historic buildings in the township of Darfield. A beautiful white weather board exterior with original interiors of kauri tongue and groove floors, walls and ceiling invoking a true sense of history and timeless style. Originally the towns General Store built in 1914, it now encompasses a fantastic wholefood café on the ground floor and Dalethorpe House on the first story.
At the heart of Dalethorpe House is the Ferguson Family and our long history at ‘Dalethorpe’ one of the oldest Sheep Stations in Canterbury. Where we reside and manage our working farm. At our core is an understanding of a life lived well and a pride in our product.
Our clothing and homewares are contemporary yet enduring with a focus on integrity and craftsmanship. We wish to enrich the lives of our customers, choosing quality over quantity.