Please note that the Study and Morning Room will be closed from 3.30pm today (Wednesday 21 March) for a wedding ceremony. The rest of the House and Tea Room will be open as usual.

What’s On

  • All
  • Exhibition
  • Family Friendly
  • Performance
  • Readings/Lectures
  • Workshops

We've got a certainly is a beauty...I must try and make the house give as much pleasure to others as I can.’

Elizabeth Gaskell, in a letter to her friend Eliza Fox in 1850.