Individual Visits

House Opening 2024

For a description of the tour please visit: House Tours

From our visitors book:

  • Thank you for opening up your lovely home – DW
  • A wonderful tour, thank you – WQ
  • Fascinating history, well told. Beautiful home – FM

The house is open to the public for guided tours at 2.15pm daily during the following weeks. If you are joining a tour the gardens are open between 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

1st April – 7th April

6th May – 12th May

27th May – 2nd June

26th August – 1st September

Please pre-book to check availability by emailing or telephone 01363 460160.

Sorry no dogs in the house or gardens.

Admission prices for individuals:

HHA members can gain free admission by showing their membership card.

Non HHA members:

Adults £10.00

Children aged between 12 and 17 £7.00


Adults £9.00

Children aged between 12 and 17 £6.00

All major credit cards accepted.


During the year Downes hosts events for charity and other local organisations in the gardens. Please click this link for further information: