Facilities & access


  • Gift and souvenir shop
  • Open air performances of George Bernard Shaw's plays each summer in the garden
  • Pre-1950s varieties of plants for sale
  • Free parking, 30 yards. Small car park, not suitable for very large vehicles
  • Ice creams and soft drinks for enjoying in the garden
  • Tours available, please contact us before you visit
  • Groups welcome, please contact us before you visit

Family & children

  • Front-carrying baby slings and hip-carrying infant seats for loan


  • Designated mobility parking in main car park
  • Two steps to entrance of house, ramp available. Ground floor has very limited turning space. Narrow door to the kitchen, small step to the scullery. Stairs to other floors. scrapbooks on life of Shaw
  • Two wheelchairs available for loan
  • Sensory experience
  • Large print guide
  • Partly accessible grounds, not ideal for self-propelled wheelchairs. Plan shown on property leaflet. Level access to parts of garden