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.

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

What's on 

Hezlett House Living Room

Hezlett House Tours 

Hezlett House now open for the summer

Upcoming events

Downhill Gardens and Estate Tours

Wed 03 Jul 2019
14:00-16:00
An exciting opportunity to join our knowledgeable gardener and learn more about the beautiful gardens at Bishops Gate

Grangemore and Bann Estuary

Sat 27 Jul 2019
11:00-15:00
Help our ranger team to control invasive ragwort and bracken. Small tools and gloves provided. Includes farmland butterfly survey demonstration.

Kite Festival

Mon 29 Jul 2019
12:00-17:00
This high flying spectacle returns as a week long festival, offering fun for all the family as a kaleidoscope of kites of all shapes and sizes take to the skies over this stunning coastal estate. Award winning kite displays, stunt kite...

Downhills Secret Gardens

Sat 17 Aug 2019
14:00-16:00
Ranger led tour of Downhill gardens. Learn more about the historic walled garden and lost arboretum, now coming back to life. Booking essential
Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

History

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Our work

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

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.

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Get involved

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

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