Facilities & access


  • Shop with select range of locally made products as well as our own brand range
  • We do allow picnics on site, we do ask that you take your picnic waste away with you. Please do not dispose of on site
  • Brewhouse tea-room serving homemade cakes and light lunches. Please note that the tea-room is self-service only and unfortunately we don't take bookings for tables
  • Free parking 40m from visitor reception. Walk of 500m from visitor reception through gardens to house
  • Suitable for school groups
  • Dogs on leads welcome in Gardens, Parkland and Woods.Dogs not allowed In buildings, walled garden and Hidden Realm play area. Assistance dogs welcome everywhere
  • Guided tours for groups available - please contact us before you travel
  • Free entry for carers
  • We welcome all visitors and will do our best to accommodate your needs. Please call or email us if you've any questions
  • Please note the weekday guided tours run at 11:00 and 11:30. They are subject to availability. Please call before you travel 01256883858

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Highchairs and colouring table in the tea-room
  • Hip-carrying infant seats for loan in the house
  • Tracker packs and trails for children available from visitor reception, house trails available from visitor entrance to house
  • Family events throughout the year


  • Parking for disabled visitors. Buggy transfer available from visitor reception to house by kindness of volunteers- please check before you travel on 01256 883858 - please note the buggy does not run from November to March.
  • Accessible toilets close to visitor reception and tea-room
  • Level entrance to house. Ground-floor wheelchair accessible. Photo album of second floor available in house reception
  • No handrails on stairs - please take care on staircase
  • Gravel and hard paths through gardens and woodlands
  • Manual wheelchairs available from visitor entrance

Access guide

To find out about our facilities and access for the house and grounds, click here: