Back to work in a dank, gloomy but surprisingly warm January and we’re working off those mince pies and Christmas puddings with a bit of leaf clearing. There is never … Continue reading
We all enjoy the sunny days at this time of year – especially the estate’s dog population who all seem to like soaking up a few rays while the rest … Continue reading
After the Christmas events, the Great Hall underwent conservation cleaning. The barrel vaulted ceiling, installed in the 17th Century by Captain Nicholas Toke complete with gold rosettes, was carefully cleaned … Continue reading
With the heavy rain that we have experienced over the last few weeks, many of the lower fields of the estate have become very flooded. The footpaths are passable but … Continue reading
On the first sunny afternoon of the year the Hamamelis is looking cheerful and smelling fabulous.