Greenway house and garden: 'the loveliest place in the world'


Things to see and do

Autumn's in the air

For book lovers

Upcoming events

'Dead Man's Folly' walk and talk

Fri 30 Sep 2016
Agatha Christie set her novel 'Dead Man's Folly' in Greenway house and garden as well as the surrounding area. Why not join volunteer Nick for a walk and talk to find out all about it?

Greenway garden blitz

Wed 05 Oct 2016
On the first Wednesday of each month the garden team at Greenway blitz an overgrown or neglected area of garden - can you help?

The edible ornamentals

Sat 08 Oct 2016
Join a Greenway gardener for a walk around Agatha Christie's garden, looking at the less obvious edible plants that grow there.

Hallowe'en at Greenway

Sat 22 Oct 2016
The pumpkins that have been growing in the vegetable patches have all disappeared in mysterious circumstances. Can you follow the clues to track them down? Claim your small prize when you've found them all.

Autumn photography workshop

Sat 29 Oct 2016
Join Greenway's volunteer photographers for a chance to learn more about the art of photography and to take photos in Greenway garden.

The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding

Sat 03 Dec 2016
At Greenway we are once again celebrating the tradition of 'A Christie for Christmas,' when Agatha Christie's latest novel would hit the shelves just in time to make its way into your stocking.

Eating and shopping


Our work

Poet Miriam Nash was the writer in residence at Greenway from May to July 2016

Writing Places at Greenway 

Earlier this year poet Miriam Nash was writer-in-residence at Greenway for three months. She lead activities and events designed to bring writing to life as part of the Writing Places programme. Although her residency is now complete, she has left some traces of her legacy here at Greenway to look out for.



Agatha Christie's books in the library at Greenway, her holiday home

Agatha's Greenway 

Agatha Christie was known locally by her married name, Mrs Mallowan, and her time spent at her holiday home, Greenway, was all about quality time with the family, away from the public eye.

The library at Greenway in South Devon

Greenway Library frieze 

In the Library you can’t miss Greenway’s unexpected treasure; a frieze painted during World War Two by Lt Marshall Lee, a member of the US Coastguard stationed at the house in the run up to the D Day landings.


Get involved


A group of people walking through the garden of Greenway

Bring a group 

Greenway is the perfect place to bring a group; whether you're planning a special interest tour, school trip, or are just looking for somewhere to go with a large group of friends. Our group bookings coordinator will be happy to help arrange your visit.


Places to stay



Newlyweds in the garden at Greenway

Intimate weddings at Greenway 

Celebrate your special day in style: Greenway is the perfect venue for small weddings. We offer exclusive ceremonies for up to 30 guests in the beautiful Dining Room, followed by drinks and canapés.