Canons Ashby

A tranquil Tudor manor house set in rare terraced gardens, with the 'antient' Dryden family at its heart

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Upcoming events

Harvest Trail

Thu 19 Sep 2019
Explore the spinney and paddock to find out more about harvest time in history. Find our clues hidden in the trees and answer the questions, then head to the shop to claim your prize and sticker!

Harvest Season

Thu 19 Sep 2019
Visit during this joyful time to see the house and church decorated for harvest. Help yourself to some home-grown produce from the produce bench for a donation, try the harvest trail around the parkland, or join us for apple weekend.

Guided visit to Priory Church and medieval stew ponds

Thu 19 Sep 2019
Find out more about the medieval history of Canons Ashby with a guided visit to the church, and then to the recently restored medieval stew ponds: an area not accessible to the public without a guide.

Apple Harvest Weekend

Sat 28 Sep 2019
Celebrate the apple harvest with us, with tastings, activities and beautiful harvest decorations.

Halloween Bat Trail

Tue 01 Oct 2019
Dress to impress and join us for a great family day, out hunting our hidden and spooky bats. Try the Bat Trail as a team and explore the grounds whilst solving the clues! Then collect your sticker from the Coach House shop.

Guided Countryside Walks

Thu 10 Oct 2019
Join a volunteer guide on a 6 mile cross country walk to stretch your legs and explore the heart of rural Northamptonshire around Canons Ashby.
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