Impressive Palladian house with monumental portico by Sir Robert Taylor, refaced with white Portland stone in the 1950's. The ruins of the Tudor house built by the Bacon family lie in the park. The imposing entrance hall begins the sequence of important portrait collections. Two chimney pieces by Piranesi.
This property offers free access to HHA Friends and Members during normal opening hours.
Visitor Opening Times
2014: May–September: Thursdays, 2–5pm (last entry 4pm).
Groups by arrangement – Thursday morning preferred.
Gardens not open to the public.
Please contact the property for up to date opening times
HOUSE OFFERS NO DISABLED ACCESS.