Author: Issi

Heights in the Hall

Sometimes during the winter clean we need a helping hand to reach some of the harder to get to areas, especially in the Great Hall with its vaulted ceiling. For … Continue reading

First Aid

This month at Godinton we have all been brushing up on our first aid skills, with every member of staff completing a one day course. After exploring first aid boxes … Continue reading

1790 to 2019

Godinton has been the subject of many paintings over the years, and you might spot one or two around the house when you come for a guided tour. One such … Continue reading


During the winter months when the house is closed we take a closer look at the condition of some of the more fragile pieces of the collection. We then begin … Continue reading

A happy and healthy 2019

As the new year commences it’s time for the house to get some much needed extra attention in areas we can’t always get to during the open season, starting this … Continue reading

December Walks

If you have some spare time over the holidays, why not take some time to enjoy the great outdoors? The circular walk around the estate here offers some beautiful views, … Continue reading

Merry Christmas!

We may be closed over the winter, but it is certainly still busy here at Godinton with festive events running throughout December. This year’s events programme got off to an … Continue reading

Open Studios

As you may already know, here at Godinton we are lucky to have some exceptionally talented artists and craftspeople with studios on the estate. On the 8th & 9th of … Continue reading

Ready, set, go!

As in years before, we have had the excitement of hosting another season of Cross Country races throughout October. Local schools gathered in the park ready to race towards the … Continue reading