Paycocke's House and Garden

Important notice -

Paycocke's House and Garden are now closed for the Winter. Thank you for your support over 2018 and we look forward to seeing you when we re-open on March 16th 2019.

A stunning Tudor merchant's house whose walls have more than a few stories to tell

Paycocke's House and Garden

Things to see and do 

Paycocke's House and Garden

What's on 

Upcoming events

Weaving with Words- Essex Book Festival

Sat 16 Mar 2019
Celebrate the power of the written word in response to Paycocke's House- creative fun for all of the family!

St George & the Dragon Mummers Play

Sun 14 Jul 2019
On July 14th we will have some marvellous Mummers performing a rendition of St George & The Dragon in the beautiful gardens of Paycocke's House.
Paycocke's House and Garden

Eating and shopping

A cappuccino and a slice of cake in Paycocke's cafe, Colchester

Enjoy a treat 

Recline and warm up in our coffee shop with a drink and snacks before browsing the shelves in our shop for the perfect gift or a tempting memento of your visit.

Paycocke's House and Garden


Paycockes House, Essex, banner front hall wood cut image

Getting the picture at Paycocke's House 

Recent visitors to the house tell us how much they enjoyed the new ways of telling the story of the house - and the people who have lived here.

Paycocke's House and Garden

Our work

Paycocke's House and Garden

Get involved

Paycockes House Winter Clean in Essex

Volunteering at the Coggeshall Properties: Paycocke's House and Grange Barn 

Looking for your next challenge? Why not volunteer with us at Paycocke’s House and Grange Barn?

Paycocke's House and Garden

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Paycocke's House and Garden on the National Trust Collections website