What You Can Do

 View our lavender bank in summer with its brightly coloured  nectar-rich flowers in bloom.  Enjoy the magnificent trees of the riverside lawns.  See the ancient family yew and the colourful flower borders. Why not explore the wonderful collection of trees using our Tree Trail leaflet.

Relax and enjoy the gardens to picnic with family and friends.  Join us at one of the special events  - arts, drama, music and children's activities - see EVENTS on this website.

 Learn about the people who lived here. Those in the early rectory serving the parish church.  Others in the now demolished Victorian mansion.  

See the footprint of the house and a time line of its residents. alongide events in Britain and beyond; a great way to learn your history!   Learn more from the Heritage Guide (see  PUBLICATIONS on this website


Enjoy tea, coffee or perhaps a slice of home-made cake from our award winning tea kiosk run by volunteers from several local charities. 

See the riverside gazebo (or summerhouse) where tea was taken in the 17th Century.