Splendid early Victorian mansion built in Anglo-Italian style by John Thomas , with lavish architectural features, magnificent caved stonework and fine state rooms. Paintings by Landseer, Wright of Derby and Stanfield, woodcarvings by Willcox of Warwick, and Grinling Gibbons. Somerleyton's 12 acre gardens are renown with specimen trees and he 1846 yew hedge maze which ranks amongst the finest in the country. Special features include glasshouses by Paxton, 300ft pergola, walled garden Vulliamy tower clock, Victorian ornamentation.
This property offers free access to HHA Friends and Members during normal opening hours - please check opening times.
Visitor Opening Times
2014: Open from 1st April until 30th September
Tuesday / Thursday / Sunday, 10am – 5pm. Plus additional Wednesdays between 16th July and 10th September.
*We are open on bank holidays
Please contact the property for up to date opening times
Sorry no dogs allowed except guide dogs.