Facilities & access


  • Restaurant serving local, seasonal homemade food
  • Coffee shop
  • Vintage ice-cream and coffee outlet
  • Shop selling range of gifts
  • Plants and garden products for sale
  • Parking, 750 yards (700 meters) from main entrance
  • Coach drop-off point at Church Lodge entrance. Designated parking in house car park
  • Toilets
  • Dogs welcome under close control in historic park only
  • Guided tours available - please contact us before you visit
  • Multimedia tours
  • Groups welcome - please contact us before you visit
  • Photography (without flash) is permitted in the house and historic kitchens, but not in the special rooms open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays from 1pm.

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Pushchairs admitted
  • Children's spaniel trail available - ask staff for details
  • Children's treasure chests available - ask staff for details


  • Mobility parking in main car park. Initial slope from car park to house quite steep. Courtesy carriage runs between car park and house, this route is wheelchair accessible. Limited designated parking at Church Lodge entrance (next to servants' quarters)
  • Adapted toilets in car park and servants' quarters
  • Wheelchair to borrow
  • Braille and large print guides
  • Multi media tour
  • Induction loop
  • Partly accessible grounds, some slopes and undulating terrain. Good path surfaces