Most of the work we do is affected by wider global issues, which is why our interests extend far beyond just bricks and mortar.
Find out how we've transformed a goat shed at Wimpole, and made enough energy savings at Kedleston Hall to make 1 million cups of tea - all as part of our commitment to use 20 per cent less energy, halve our fossil fuel use and generate 50 per cent of our energy from renewable sources by 2020.
Our research has shown that an enjoyment of nature and wildlife is an alien concept to many children, so we've committed to try and inspire a generation of children to get outside and discover just how much fun can be had with the natural world.
In this video, TV producer, Stephen Moss, explains why he believes children need outdoor play.
Connecting kids and nature
When it comes to outside fun, we've recruited a team of young experts to help us get it right.
Discover more about our challenge to children to tick of 50 must-do outdoor activities.
We're a great day out for families - with events, ideas and activities to inspire a love of natur...
We manage 25,000 hectares of woodland and 135 landscape sites and deep parks which include thousands of veteran ash trees and several hundred ancient ash trees over 300 years old, so the news about ash dieback is of obvious concern to us.
Learn more about the steps we're taking and what you can do to help.