The front of Cotehele house bathed in sunshine
Dominique sketching seasnoal flowers in the garden at Cotehele

Cut flowers for Cotehele 

There's something special happening at Cotehele this year and we'd love you to be a part of it.

Upcoming events

Milling days at Cotehele Mill

Sun 24 Jun 2018
Adventure down to Cotehele Mill on Thursdays and Sundays to see the mill in action.

'Seasons of Change' in Cotehele Gallery

Sun 24 Jun 2018
Cotehele Gallery exhibits and sells the work of West Country artists and craft makers. This exhibition features the work of local landscape watercolour painter Peter Dolbear and handcrafted mirrors created by Joan Bose.

Cotehele Unlocked

Thu 28 Jun 2018
Explore areas that are usually closed to visitors and meet the staff and volunteers who care for Cotehele.

Nancy Belle boat trips from Cotehele Quay

Wed 04 Jul 2018
Climb aboard the 22ft 'Nancy Belle' and take a ride up the river.

The Butterfly Count

Sat 14 Jul 2018
Pick up your count sheet and head to a quiet spot either in the garden or around the mill to see how many varieties of butterfly you can see enjoying this special place with you.

Look Sharp!

Thu 26 Jul 2018
Not just for the kids. Take a closer look at the bladed weapons in Cotehele House





Our work


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.


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.


Art and collections

Detail of a boar's head tapestry at Cotehele, Cornwall

Cotehele's precious old boar 

Cotehele is famous for the tapestry collection which covers the walls of the house. What makes this collection and its old boars so interesting?

Our collections

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