View of the wildflowers at the front of Cotehele House

Important notice -

House, mill, garden, restaurant, shop and gallery open daily. The Edgcumbe at the quay open Sat-Sun only.

An atmospheric Tudor house with Medieval roots, a working mill on an historic quay, a glorious garden with valley views and an expansive estate to explore.


What's on

Upcoming events

Brilliant Bees at Cotehele Mill

Tue 24 May 2022
This summer we're celebrating our Brilliant Bees with a trail on the meadow at Cotehele Mill.

75 years of caring for Cotehele

Wed 25 May 2022
We're celebrating the 75th anniversary of the National Trust caring for Cotehele with an exhibition within the house looking back at some of the significant moments that have taken place over the last 75 years.

Meet the Miller at Cotehele Mill

Thu 26 May 2022
Come to Cotehele Mill on Thursday or Saturday to meet a miller and learn all about the past, present and future of the mill.

Nature's Band at May half-term

Sat 28 May 2022
This half-term we're getting noisy in the garden at Cotehele.

Platinum Jubilee Picnics at Cotehele

Sat 28 May 2022
There's lots going on at Cotehele and Cotehele Mill to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. Bring a picnic, pick up a blanket from reception and follow the afternoon-tea trail to the orchards to join the fun. At the Mill, try tasty Royal bakes.

Concert: Pastime with Good Company - Music for the Tudors

Sat 28 May 2022
Join the Callington Singers and their guests 'Time & Tide Waits' medieval musical ensemble for an evening of Renaissance Music at Cotehele

Things to see and do



Frothy coffee and cake

Eating and drinking at Cotehele 

It wouldn't be a National Trust visit without a break for cake and Cotehele has plenty of options. Stop by the Barn Restaurant or The Edgcumbe or find a picnic spot on the quay.




Our work

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Cotehele, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.


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Places to stay

The exterior of Malt House, Cotehele, Cornwall

Holiday cottages at Cotehele 

You'll have Cotehele to yourself in early mornings and after the day visitors have gone home when you stay in one of our holiday cottages on the estate.


Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Cotehele on the National Trust Collections website