Picnics at Brockhampton

Daisies growing in front of the manor

Brockhampton has no shortage of places to picnic. From the damson orchards next to the manor house to secluded spots along the six walks around the estate. Here you are sure to find a place with a view for a picnic lunch.

Brockhampton has over 1700 acres of beautiful Herefordshire countryside for you to explore, it's the ideal place for a picnic, especially in the summer months.

Brockhampton bathed in sunshine
Brockhampton and Gatehouse looking glorious in summer sun
Brockhampton bathed in sunshine

There are orchards convieniently situated next to the manor house and overlooking the moat where you could picnic under the shade of a damson or apple tree. 

If you are heading out into the wider estate the natural play trail has some seating near the path with many peaceful places to picnic down by Paradise Brook and lots to keep little adventurers entertained.

A picnic is a perfect summer pastime
A family having a picnic in a meadow
A picnic is a perfect summer pastime

If you are seeking an out of the way spot for a picnic why not follow the carriage rides trail up towards the top of the estate for views over the wider landscape? On a good day you might be able to see Clee hill in the distance or the Clent hills on the horizon.

The woods can provide an atmospheric place to lunch with walking routes taking you through dingles and valleys with a wide range of places where you can rest and enjoy a relaxing snack.

The granary kiosk is an ideal place to pick up a takeaway lunch of ready made sandwiches, cakes and hot drinks.

Ready made sandwiches can be purchased at The Granary
A young visitor tucks into a sandwich
Ready made sandwiches can be purchased at The Granary