Our grounds are now open Wed-Sun. All visitors must pre-book their visit.

What's On

Behind the scenes

Housekeeping Then and Now

Thur 24 Nov 2016

Morning session: 10.45am-1.15pm
Afternoon session: 2.30pm-4pm

Adult £25, Student £10 National Trust/Art Fund Member Adult £15 Grounds admission included
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Learn from Jane Finch, our Head Steward, as she explains and demonstrates how we take care of the house and collections.

Find out what happens behind closed doors during the five months we’re not open. Jane Finch, our Head Steward, explains and demonstrates the techniques used to clean and care for the house and its collections.


Coffee on arrival

There’s coffee on arrival 30¬†minutes before the event starts.