Mr Richard Sharpe is a former Lieutenant Colonel of the Military.  During the Battle of Waterloo he was shot in the knee which earned him an honourable discharge. 

He started in service in 1815 and has risen through the ranks to become a respectable man servant and Butler.  He is at your service and together with the Housekeeper, Mrs. Wright, endeavours to make your visit most pleasurable.  The household staff welcomes George the new footman to Mr. Sharpe, Martha and Victoria, the new housemaids