Things to see & do

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Don't miss

  • Seeing major conservation work happening in the house this year
  • An opportunity to see some rooms in a completely different light
  • Our conservation team caring for the beautiful plaster ceiling in the Great Chamber
  • Spotting craftsmen's mistakes in the fireplace overmantels
  • Brass rubbing
  • Playing a game of kayles (Cornish bowls) in the garden
  • The view from the Great Chamber out to a once-extensive estate

Family adventures

Ready for an adventure?

From dressing up in Civil War plate armour to a kayling (Cornish bowling) contest, there are lots of things for families to enjoy doing together.

New for 2014

Come along and see how our new ladies' garden is progressing and take a look in our second-hand bookshop for some great stories to read.