The New Yard’s characterful courtyards feature independent shops, artisan studios and an antiques centre full of treasures. Enjoy a warm Yorkshire welcome as you sample food and drink in our cafes, take afternoon tea or sip ales from around the world. Visit Elsecar and discover a shopping experience like no other. A place to meet, make and create for over 200 years.

Antiques Centre - Elsecar

With over 100 traders selling antiques, vintage, collectibles and more, across two packed floors, the Antiques Centre is a regular favourite of Bargain Hunt and receives thousands of regular visitors every year, from all across the UK.

Antiques bought and sold.

Open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm. Saturdays and Sundays open 10am till 5pm. 

01226 744425

Elsecar antiques centre logo

BBR Auctions

Specialists in antique bottles, pot lids, marketing and advertising, BBR host auctions at major events here in Elsecar, across the country, and online Auction house, viewing rooms and office open to the public.

01226 745156

Glass bottles of different styles in blue and green colours

BootsShoes4u – The Shoe Shop

Boots, shoes and accessories, from leading makers and designers. Pop in, browse and try on. There is new stock and inspiration to discover every season.

01226 497123

An open door into a shoe shop

Bow on Top - Gift Shop

If you’re looking or the perfect gift, visit Bow on Top for handmade, pure essential oils, bath bombs, soaps and home fragrance products including candles, burners, melts, granules and essential oils. A wide range of gifts for all occasions.

07736 253018

A selection of bath bombs and soaps

Brambles Tea Rooms

Enjoy a warm Yorkshire welcome, with teas, coffees, cakes and pastries available to eat in or take away. Brambles offers a wide range of lunch options, including sandwiches, snacks, drinks and ice-creams.

01226 741915

A set of green doors which open into Brambles Tearoom

Bygone Times

Featuring an extensive variety of range of clocks, barometers and watches, Bygone Times are specialists in antique clock repairs and restoration.

All ages repaired, serviced and for sale.

07751 488 626

A cobbled street with buildings on either side at Elsecar Heritage Centre

CIDA Wood Design Ltd

Inspired design and sustainable carpentry created with artisan skill and dedication in their onsite workshop. CIDA design and make beautiful bespoke kitchens and furniture.

01226 950194

A man working on a wooden frame in a workshop

Daisy Chain Records

One of the North’s favourite stockists of vinyl, featuring music from across genres, styles, through the ages and around the world. From pop to punk, classical to funk, Daisy Chain Records is a great place to discover musical gems and find your sound.

Looking to sell? Please get in touch.

01226 745902

Exterior to daisy chain records with a set of open green doors

Elsecar Garden Products

Find a range of plants, ornaments and garden accessories or speak to our designers about bespoke garden furniture, sheds and summer-houses. All sizes, designs and commissions considered.

01226 740052

A garden shed

Emily's Traditional Sweets

Take a trip down memory lane by visiting this much-loved traditional sweet shop. With over 450 different types of sweets, from vintage classics to retro treats to take you back to your school days. Emily’s has treats for every occasion - pick up chocolates, gift boxes and special commissions too.

07599 093233

Sweet shop with sweets in jars on shelves

Encaustic Art Plus

Encaustic Art Supplies is Yorkshire’s biggest stockist of original wax art, artwork and crafts. Featuring a beautiful gallery, Encaustic also offer full and half day workshops and taster sessions so you can produce your own spectacular artwork.

07824 813003

A stall with art materials and a poster for 'eccentric art - learn the basics'


Mischievous devilish collectible characters have become a global phenomenon with fans around the world! Meet a fearsome dragon or explore Harry Potter and Games of Thrones merchandise in this shop packed with things to discover.

01226 743888

Frightlings poster with a spooky cartoon woman

Grey Partridge Interiors

Beautiful fittings, furniture and accessories for inside and outside the home. Commissions welcomed, including for our famous toy boxes.



A woman and two children sitting on a wooden box with 'Harper's Toys' written on it

Hall of Frame

Bespoke picture framing. Photographs, posters, needlework, sports shirts, medals, memorabilia and more.

01226 740409

Lady in pink coat standing next to a painting in a shop

Heritage Boutique

Explore an extensive range of fashions crafted from beautiful materials including linen, cotton and silk. Heritage Boutique imports exquisite clothing, made in Italy and brought to Yorkshire from Milan, including handbags, jewellery and other accessories

07522 929114

Heritage boutique - made in Italy clothing poster with a woman in a yellow dress behind the text

Heritage Interiors

Specialists in a wide range of solid oak and pine made furniture, Heritage Interiors also offer services in restoration, re-polishing & re-upholstery. Explore an Aladdin’s cave of specialist gifts and furniture, perfect additions for every home

01226 741311

Close up of a heritage interiors poster

Hot Metal Press

One of the most versatile printers in England founded in 1991, Hot Metal Press is a family run business with 70 years of printing expertise. Visit for a wide range of fine printed products from letterheads to full-colour brochures and booklets, or stop by to watch the press in action in their studio in Powerhouse Square.

01226 740498

Bright pink stencil with letters in it

Maison Du Biere

Enjoy a huge selection of beers and ciders from all across the world, to taste or take away. With over 200 beers, ales and ciders in stock at any time, and a full beer tap, there’s always something new to discover. Our outdoor seating area is perfect to take a break and soak up the atmosphere.

01226 805 255


Group of people standing outside a building with the sign 'John Hartop Place'

Newcomen Fairs

Organisers of Elsecar’s monthly antiques fairs, amongst the biggest and best in the UK. Newcomen Fairs also offer specialist and midweek fairs at the Ironworks. Check out our events listings for more details.

For details of how to trade or more information contact:

Office inside Elsecar Antiques Centre
01226 744425

Fairs Newcomen Ltd logo

Paul’s Natural Foods

A fantastic variety of quality natural and local foods, natural remedies, vitamins, supplements and friendly advice. Stockists of Elsecar honey.

Open 6 days 10am – 4pm

Closed Tuesdays

01227 743257


A series of blackboards outside an open green door


Slide, play, jump and climb in this vast indoor play space! With a special toddlers area for our younger visitors and a large café-restaurant area serving drinks, snacks and full meals, Playmania is perfect for family fun and fantastic children’s parties.

For more information contact:
01226 744344

The Craft Box

Extensive specialist stocks for cardmaking, scrapbooking, knitting and sewing.

The Craft Box offer regular classes and workshops for all abilities.

01226 350532

Stacks of different coloured sheets of card

The Pantry

Enjoy traditional home-baked cakes, pastries and Yorkshire treats. Featuring a wide range of drinks, delicious light snacks and daily specials to eat in or take away.

01226 744492


Cup of coffee and a piece of cake

The Railway Children

Before school, after school and day care for 0-11 years.
Caring staff and excellent facilities, including outdoor play garden.

01226 744440

A stone building on a junction between two roads

The White Yard

Stunning designer wedding gowns for relaxed, unique brides.

A loft boutique, with carefully curated designers who focus on smooth silks, intricate laces and the softest tulle.

By appointment only.

07966 152860

Interior of a bridal boutique with wedding dresses and white chairs

Tweed and Groom

Mint attire for discerning chaps. Tweed suits, sharp slim fit suits, waistcoats, shoes, Liberty ties.

By appointment only.

01226 446724


Exterior of the white yard wedding boutique with an arched door and glass panels

Veetreo Glass Studio

Specialists in stained glass, aromatherapy and crystals, Veetreo Glass Studio is a treasure trove of gifts and beautiful additions for the home.

Workshops and courses regularly available

07889 856425

Stained glass image of a white rose