Cotehele

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.

Apple blossoms and bench in the old orchard at Cotehele, Cornwall

Apple grafting weekend at Cotehele 

Come along to our apple grafting workshops on Sat and Sun 15 - 16 February 2020, with many local varieties to choose from. By grafting an apple tree to plant at home, you’ll help conserve local varieties for future generations.

Upcoming events

Bird bingo at Cotehele

Mon 20 Jan 2020
10:00-16:00
Children will discover more about the birds that live at Cotehele as they explore the garden and countryside with this fun trail.

Blind date with a book

Sat 01 Feb 2020
11:00-16:00
Don’t judge a book by its cover - choose one based on the clues and find a new read to fall in love with this February in the Brewery Bookshop.

Feed the birds at Cotehele (and back home)

Sat 15 Feb 2020
11:00-15:00
This February half-term head to the Cider Barn to create your own bird feeder to help feed the birds in your garden at home.

Apple grafting weekend at Cotehele

Sat 15 Feb 2020
11:00-16:00
Come along for a weekend of apple grafting workshops.

Pick up a new book with World Book Day at Cotehele

Sat 07 Mar 2020
10:00-16:00
Join us this World Book Day in Brewery Bookshop at Cotehele to see a selection of reads for you to collect with your book token and enjoy storytelling in the Victorian Library at 12, 1.30 and 3pm each day.

Rena Gardiner: Art and inspiration

Sat 07 Mar 2020
10:00-17:00
Discover the work of print-artist Rena Gardiner within the landscape which inspired it.
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Our work

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Get involved

Volunteers are transcribing Joseph Snell's diaries as part of our Commemoration Garland project

Volunteer at Cotehele 

A dedicated team of volunteers help us to look after Cotehele and we couldn't run the place without them. There are lots of ways you can get involved. With roles as varied as bus driver, baker, gallery assistant and gardener, there really is a role to suit everyone.

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Places to stay

Malt House holiday cottage exterior on Cotehele Quay, 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 the eight holiday cottages on the estate.

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Art and collections

Tamar sailing barge Shamrock with her sails up at Cotehele, Cornwall

Saving Shamrock 

Help us to save this 120 year old Tamar sailing barge and get her back on the river where she belongs.

Our collections

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