Caring for Coughton

Caring for Coughton Court goes on all year round. Some of it is very visible but much of it goes on behind the scenes. We hope to allow you to see more of it in the future.

Caring for our clocks at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Buy a Coughton raffle ticket in 2018 to help keep us ticking

Two of our clocks have stopped ticking. Your raffle ticket purchase will help us give them a second chance. Please ask in Visitor Reception to buy your tickets for a chance to win £10,000 or smaller prizes.

Photographing our collection at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Caring about recording at Coughton

Photographing our collection is very important for its security and condition.

Inventory at Coughton Court

Inventory compiling at Coughton Court

Our annual inventory update is so important to make sure that all the contents are looked after.

Winding the clocks at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Clocks at Coughton Court

Our Conservation team take great care of our clocks. Take a close look at them.

Chimney sweeping at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Caring for Chimneys at Coughton Court

We have to be very careful when cleaning the chimneys to care for all the precious objects around the fireplace.

Identifying pests at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Caring about pests at Coughton

We check pest traps quarterly and winter is no exception, although it is a quiet time for pests.