Facilities & access


  • Locally sourced seasonal produce served in our two catering outlets
  • Sorry dogs are not allowed due to privately owned deer park
  • Plants grown in our gardens are available to buy in our stable shop
  • Gift shop selling local sourced goods
  • Electric car-charging point

Family & children

  • Baby-changing and feeding facilities
  • Front-carrying baby slings and hip-carrying infant seats for loan
  • Children's quiz/trail
  • Giant games on the great lawn


  • Unavoidable limitations due to historic nature of castle
  • Companion of disabled visitor is admitted free of charge
  • We welcome all registered assistance dogs
  • Designated car park spaces next to coach park
  • Wheelchairs available for use in Old Stables
  • A step free route of the gardens is available from the ticket office, located at the entrance to the castle courtyard