Facilities & access


  • Granary cafĂ© - home-cooked seasonal food on the menu
  • Try our Cowshed coffee shop & deli
  • Gift and garden shop
  • Parking, 200 yards (pay and display), 7.30am to dusk, no charge 1 - 23 December. Free for National Trust members and coaches
  • Suitable for school groups
  • Dogs on leads welcome in designated areas, and under close control on landscape walks, estate and farmland

Family & children

  • Baby-changing and feeding facilities
  • Hip-seat carriers to borrow in the house
  • Children's play area
  • Children's quiz/trail
  • Family activity packs and Tracker packs


  • Mobility parking - 150 yards from visitor facilities, 200 yards to entrance to grounds. In main car park, designated Blue Badge and disabled spaces
  • Drop-off point 100 yards from visitor facilities
  • Mobility grounds - partly accessible, loose gravel paths, steps and uneven terrain. Some visitors may require assistance from their companion. Single seater PMV (booking essential)
  • Map of accessible route and new accessible path
  • Five outdoor wheelchairs available (booking is essential). Collect from Visitor Reception (approx 150 yards from car park)
  • House - ramped entrance. Three wheelchairs, booking essential. Ground floor accessible but has small rooms, uneven floors. Stairs only to balcony and bedroom
  • Adapted toilet in main toilet block at entrance and restaurant. Adult changing bench in accessible toilet in restaurant
Give us a call to talk through your access requirements © Eddie Hyde

Give us a call to talk through your access requirements

Our access statement

If you need more details about access to help you plan your visit, please take a look at our more detailed access statement. If you have any questions, please give us a ring on 01372 452048.