Facilities & access


  • Shop - selling local and regional products
  • Licensed tea-room - serving morning coffee, home-cooked lunches and afternoon teas. Beautiful estuary and coastal views from the outside seating area
  • Free parking - coaches, caravans and trailers please book ahead
  • Toilets
  • Dogs welcome on leads in the grounds
  • Tours - please contact us before you visit
  • Groups welcome - please contact us before you visit

Family & children

  • Silhouette and shell craft activities
  • Period costume dressing up
  • Croquet and other garden games
  • Themed quiz/craft days during school holidays
  • Flora and fauna spotter sheets for the grounds
  • Wildlife brass rubbing trail


  • Mobility parking in the main car park with two designated spaces
  • Mobility toilet - 30 yards from car park
  • Braille guide
  • Sensory experience
  • Large print guide
  • Parking drop-off
  • Mobility house and grounds
  • Building - level entrance. Alternative access for wheelchair users (advance notice helpful) to main showrooms on ground floor, which has narrow doorways, small rooms, very limited turning space. Lower ground floor has small ramped step and narrow doors. Photo album of first floor rooms
  • Grounds - hard surface paths from car park to shop, visitor reception, and courtyard in front of house entrance. Hard surface path to tea-room which is on a slope, but accessible for wheelchair users