Brockhampton Estate - National Trust

Brockhampton Estate - National Trust
Greenfields
Bringsty
Herefordshire
WR6 5TB
England

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brockhampton-estate

E-mail

brockhampton@nationaltrust.org.uk

Telephone

Estate Office

01885 482077

Fax

01885 482151

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
The manor house on the Brockhampton Estate, Herefordshire.

Romantic medieval moated manor house on Herefordshire / Worcestershire borders.

14th-century great hall with an immense, locally-timbered roof. Lovely crooked gatehouse and ruined Norman chapel. Miles of park and woodland to explore, with a rich variety of wildlife, from dormice to buzzards. See the wooden sculptures on woodland walks.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site, Heritage site, Museum

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

House: £4, child £2, family £10. Groups £3.50

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
photograph of fungi

Fungal Foray

  • 4 October 2014 2-4pm

Lumpy bracket or wrinkled crust, these are some of the weird and wonderful fungi that can be found on a guided tour around Brockhampton Estate from 14:00 to 16:00.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Adults £5.00. Children £2.00.

Fungi

Saturday Lecture: Fascinating Fungi, Shelia Spence

  • 4 October 2014 10:30am-1:30pm

This lecture will explore what people picked in the past and now, including wild foods such as fungi. Q and A included. For an additional charge, you can also choose to join Sheila on a fantastic fungal foray after the lecture lunch and get up-close with various weird and wonderful fungi (see separate listing for details).

Suitable for

  • 18+

Admission

£5.00 per person.

photograph of people pressing apples

Apple Pressing Weekend

  • 18 — 19 October 2014 11am-4pm

Join us as we press cider apples from our orchards as part of National Apple Day, or bring your own apples (and containers) for juicing.

Enjoy tastings, apple activities and seasonal treats in the tea-room.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal admission charges apply (adult: £6.80, child: £3.40).

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brockhampton-estate/things-to-see-and-do/events/

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Tudor Construction

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-global/w-localtoyou/w-west_midlands/w-west_midlands-learning.htm

Have a go at building with wattle and daub!

How to obtain

Call 01885 482077 or email brockhampton@nationaltrust.org.uk for more information.

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