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Newby Hall

Ripon 01423 320412

Renishaw Hall and Gardens

Sheffield 01246 432310

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens

Bridlington 01262 490324

Hampton Court Palace

Hampton 0870 7527777

Peover Hall and Gardens

Knutsford 01565 724220


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Lamport Hall & Gardens
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Lamport Hall, Northamptonshire, NN6 9HD, Tel: 01604 686272, Email

The home of the Ishams for 400 years, Lamport contains an outstanding collection of furniture and paintings. The west front is by John Webb and the Smiths of Warwick. The12-acre gardens are famous as the home of the first garden gnome.

Newby Hall
VistEngland VAQASWhite Rose Award WinnerHistoric Houses Association Friends SchemeSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Newby Hall & Gardens, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 5AE, Tel: 01423 322583, Email

One of Britain's finest Adam houses with Chippendale furniture, Gobelin tapestries and classical statuery. With 25 acres of garden including one of Europe's largest double herbaceous borders, a woodland walk & contemporary sculpture park.

Peover Hall and Gardens
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Over Peover, Knutsford, WA16 9HW, Tel: 01565 830395, Email

A fully-furnished, Elizabethan manor-house with Carolean stables. General Patton's 3rd Army HQ for their first 6 months stay in Britain during WW2.

Bolton Castle
Historic Houses Association Friends SchemeSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Castle Bolton, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4ET, Tel: 01969 623981, Email

Bolton Castle is a spectacular medieval fortress situated in the heart of beautiful Wensleydale. Enjoy our Falconry Experience, Wild Boar Park, Archery and Bee Keeping display.

Tatton Park
VisitEngland Award For ExcellenceNational Trust

Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6QN, Tel: 01625 534400, Email

Mansion with 50-acre garden, traditional working farm, Tudor manor-house, 1,000-acre deer park and children's adventure playground. Owned by the National Trust and administered by Cheshire East Council.

Helmingham Hall Gardens
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Helmingham Events Office, Helmingham, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 6EF, Tel: 01473 890799, Email

A moated and walled garden with many rare roses and possibly the best kitchen garden in Britain. With a new rose garden and herb and knot garden created in the early 1980's.

Arundel Castle & Gardens
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9AB, Tel: 01903 882173, Email

Founded at the end of the 11th century by Roger de Montgomery, Earl of Arundel, there is nearly 1,000 years of history at this great castle overlooking the River Arun in West Sussex.

Eastnor Castle
Historic Houses Association MemberWorcestershire Hidden Gems

Eastnor, Nr. Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1RL, Tel: 01531 633160, Email

Fairytale Georgian Castle dramatically situated in the Malvern Hills. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty and surrounded by a deer park, arboretum and lake.

Alnwick Castle
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

The Northumberland Estates Office, Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ, Tel: 01665 510777, Email

Home to the Duke of Northumberland's family, the Percys, for over 700 years; Alnwick Castle offers history on a grand scale.

Burton Constable Hall
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Burton Constable, Sproatley, Skirlaugh, Hull, HU11 4LN, Tel: 01964 562400, Email

One of the most fascinating country houses, Burton Constable is a large Elizabethan mansion set in a 300-acre park with nearly 30 rooms open. The interiors of faded splendour are filled with fine furniture, paintings and sculptures.

Capesthorne Hall
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Capesthorne Hall, Siddington, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9JY, Tel: 01625 861221, Email

Sculptures, paintings, furniture and family monuments. A Georgian chapel, tearooms, gardens, lakes, nature walks and a touring caravan park.

Syon Park
Historic Houses Association Friends SchemeSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Syon House, Syon Park, Brentford, TW8 8JF, Tel: 0208 5600882, Email

Syon House was started by Lord Protector Somerset in 1547 and is built on the site of a medieval abbey, first excavated by "Time Team". There have been gardens at Syon since the 15th Century.

Sandringham House
Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association memberSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Sandringham, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE35 6EN, Tel: 01485 545408, Email

The Royal Family's country retreat - perhaps the most famous historic house in Norfolk, set in "the finest of the Royal gardens" and with a fascinating museum.

Raby Castle
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Staindrop, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 3AH, Tel: 01833 660202, Email

Mediaeval, Marvellous and Magnificent.

Floors Castle
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Roxburghe Estates Office, Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland, TD5 7SF, Tel: 01573 223333, Email

Explore the spectacular state rooms with outstanding collections of paintings, tapestries and furniture. Find hidden treasures like the collections of porcelain and oriental ceramics.

Firle Place
Historic Houses Association Member

Firle, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6LP, Tel: 01273 858307, Email

Originally Tudor, Firle Place is the home of the Gage family and has been for over 500 years.

Renishaw Hall and Gardens
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Renishaw, Nr Sheffield, S21 3WB, Tel: 01246 432310, Email

Magnificent unique Italiante Gardens. Home of the Sitwell family for nearly 400 years. Still very much a lived in family home full of treasures. A museum of the Sitwell family is housed in the stables courtyard.

Kew Palace

Kew Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, Tel: 0844 482 7777

Kew Palace is the smallest and most intimate of the royal palaces.

Borde Hill Garden
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Balcombe Road, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 1XP, Tel: 01444 450326, Email

Set within 200 acres of spectacular parkland, the garden is a series of 'rooms' - each with its own particular atmosphere, form and planting design. Glorious heritage and collectors' garden.

Hatfield House
The Treasure Houses of EnglandSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5NQ, Tel: 01707 287010, Email

Splendid Jacobean House and Garden in a spectacular countryside setting. Childhood home of Elizabeth I.

Auckland Castle

Market Place, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7NR, Tel: 01388 743750, Email

Historically the Prince Bishops' country residence, home to the Bishop of Durham. Visit St Peter's Chapel, state rooms and deer park.

Somerleyton Hall & Gardens
VistEngland VAQASBroads TourismHistoric Houses Association Friends Scheme

The Hall, Somerleyton, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 5QQ, Tel: 01502 734901, Email

12 acres of landscaped gardens to explore including our famous 1864 Yew hedge maze. Guided tours of the Hall. Home made delights in the Paxtons courtyard café. Childrens trail. Events throughout the summer.

VistEngland VAQASNorfolk Tourist Attractions Association memberHistoric Houses Association Friends SchemeThe Treasure Houses of EnglandSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Holkham Estate, Wells-next- the-Sea, Norfolk, NR23 1AB, Tel: 01328 710227, Email

Steeped in history, Holkham Hall has the perfect location, surrounded by acres of rolling parkland rich in wildlife and the nearby north Norfolk coast with its stunning beach.

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB, Tel: 01262 490324, Email

Magnificent Elizabethan house filled with treasures collected over four centuries. Award winning gardens offering something for everyone.