Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Things to see and do 

Family day out at the Kite Festival

Explore Downhill Demesne 

Wander around this 18th-century demesne, stumbling upon temples, dovecotes and gardens.

Red tulips in the garden

Bishop's Gate Gardens 

Discover more about the gardens at Bishop's Gate

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

What's on 

Halloween at Downhill

Halloween Scavenger Hunt 

Scavenge through the gardens at the Bishop's Gate

Upcoming events

Boundary Wall Walk

Sat 21 Sep 2019
14:00-16:00
A ramble with the ranger to see the hidden gems of this historic estate including the Ice House, Dovecote, ornamental lakes and a champion tree. This event is free but normal admission charges to Downhill apply. NT members free

Halloween Scavenger Hunt and Nature Trail

Mon 28 Oct 2019
10:00-15:00
Visit us at Bishop's Gate garden and take part in our interactive Halloween holiday nature trail

The Colours of Autumn

Tue 12 Nov 2019
10:00-12:00
Meet up with our gardener and explore the rich colours of the garden and beyond during this autumnal walk
Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

History

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Our work

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Eating and shopping

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Weddings

Weddings at Downhill Demesne

Spend your special day with us 

Set your save the date in any season at Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House and enjoy stunning backdrops for your wedding day.

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Get involved

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House on the National Trust Collections website