Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Important notice -

Sutton House & Breakers Yard will be closed to the public on Saturday 6th July due to a private hire. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. The House & Garden is open for visits on Sunday 7th July between 12:00 – 17:00.

Reflecting and adapting to the changing world around it for nearly 500 years

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Things to see and do 

New opening for 2019

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

What's on 

Upcoming events

Guided Tour

Wed 17 Jul 2019
15:00-16:30
From Tudor countryside retreat to 1980s squat, Sutton House has a rich, exciting and varied history just waiting to be discovered.

Twilight Tour

Wed 17 Jul 2019
18:00-19:30
As night falls, explore the rich and exciting history of Sutton House with an expert guide.

Seven Olympians 3 - Lord Byron, with Graham Fawcett

Thu 25 Jul 2019
19:00-21:15
Graham Fawcett presents an evening on Lord Byron.

Opera Holloway present Puccini's La Boheme

Fri 30 Aug 2019
19:00-21:30
Opera Holloway are delighted to be performing Puccini’s La Boheme, a thrilling and passionate love story. La Boheme depicts the ever-changing fortunes of the lives of four flatmates, reluctant to leave their student days behind them.

David Brain: Milhaud, Rachmaninoff, Schoenberg and Schubert

Sun 06 Oct 2019
18:00-22:00
David Brain plays Milhaud, Rachmaninoff, Schoenberg and Schubert
Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Learning

Children working in Breaker's Yard

What's on for Primary Schools at Sutton House? 

Sutton House's award-winning education programme is engaging and immersive, we have a range of cross-curricular workshops for nursery classes up to year 6.

Young people working in the Great Chamber

Secondary schools  

At Sutton House we have plenty on offer for secondary schools. Not only do we have a range of workshops and tours available, we also can provide inspiring spaces for classroom and performances.

A child playing in the sand pit at Sutton House & Breaker's Yard

Safeguarding Policy  

Sutton House recognises that we have a responsibility to provide a safe environment for children and vulnerable adults who visit Sutton House. This document outlines the ways in which we aim to achieve this.

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

History

Squatter artwork

Dive into the past 

Look beyond Tudor walls built by courtier to Henry VIII Ralph Sadleir, and find murals painted by 1980s squatters.

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Eating and shopping

Tearoom at Sutton House

A cup of tea and a second-hand book 

Our shop and tearoom sells carefully picked and well loved products that are a favourite with National Trust visitors around the country.

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Venue hire

Venue Hire

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Get involved

Volunteering and the community

Join the team 

We couldn't work without our dedicated team of volunteers who help us run and look after Sutton House. Take a look at how you can get involved in joining the volunteer team.

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Our work

CampbellX and Kayza Rose

New film for Sutton House: ‘Inclusion’ a community collaboration 

New recruitment films for Sutton House: ‘Inclusion’ a community collaboration

Celebrating the opening of the Breaker's Yard at Sutton House

The Recycled Teenagers  

Find out about Sutton House's over 55's community group the Recycled Teenagers

Ann, our conservation cleaner, cleaning our Linenfold panels

Caring for Sutton House  

Find about how we care for Sutton House from our conservation team.