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The House & Gardens are open Thurs - Sun (& Bank Holiday Mondays) 10:30am - 4:30pm (last admission at 3:30pm)

The Barn Tearoom is open 11am - 4pm

No pre-booking required.

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Ticket Prices

Ticket Prices

Click below to view our 12 month admission ticket prices.

Admission Prices


Opening Times

Opening Times

Opening Times

House and Garden is open Thurs – Sun (and Bank Holiday Mondays) 10:30am – 4:30pm.

Last Admission is 3:30pm


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Our Location

Our Location

We’re situated south of Coalville, between the villages of Donington le Heath and Hugglescote, in north west Leicestershire

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What's on

    • Talks
    • Talks
    Lutenists and the Stage around 1600 Talk Lutenists and the Stage around 1600 Talk

    Sunday 31st October, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm.


    Nick Gravestock, our resident lutenist will give an illuminating talk with musical examples about the involvement of prominent lutenist composers with the stage in the Elizabethan and Jacobean period.

    • Children and Families
    • Living History
    • Children and Families
    • Living History
    Gunpowder, Treason and Plot Gunpowder, Treason and Plot

    Sunday 7th November, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm.


    Join us in a fun day discovering the story behind the Gunpowder Plot in a house owned by the family of one of the plotters.

    • Craft / Workshop
    • Seasonal
    • Craft / Workshop
    • Seasonal
    Stir Up Sunday Stir Up Sunday

    Sunday 21st November, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm.


    Begin Christmas the right way and learn how to make a Traditional Christmas Pudding in our relaxed and beautiful Barn.  Take home the pudding you’ve made along with a jar of vegetarian mincemeat to share with all the family.


  • Leicester County Council
  • The National Forest
  • Accredited Museum
  • Visit England
  • Tripadvisor
  • LPL Awards Highly Commended 2017
  • Food Hygiene
  • Autism East Midlands
  • Heritage Awards 2017