Brockhampton Estate - National Trust

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

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.

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 venue website prior to 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.
Walking Boots

Evening Health Walks

  • 27 April 2014 6-7pm
  • 29 April 2014 6-7pm
  • 6 May 2014 6-7pm
  • 13 May 2014 6-7pm
  • 20 May 2014 6-7pm
  • 3 June 2014 6-7pm

The Walking for Health scheme is intended for those who are unfit or have been recommended to take more exercise to improve their health. Routes will vary around the Brockhampton estate and will take approximately one hour at a pace to suit all levels of fitness.

Sturdy footwear and outdoor clothing is essential.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

Normal admission charges apply. Adult: £3.45, Child: £1.70 (estate only).

Website

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

Archery

Brockhampton Bowmen Archery Sessions

  • 10 — 11 May 2014 11am-4pm
  • 17 — 18 May 2014 11am-4pm
  • 1 June 2014 11am-4pm
  • 7 — 8 June 2014 11am-4pm
  • 14 — 15 June 2014 11am-4pm
  • 21 — 22 June 2014 11am-4pm
  • 28 — 29 June 2014 11am-4pm
  • 13 July 2014 11am-4pm
  • 19 — 20 July 2014 11am-4pm
  • 2 August 2014 11am-4pm

Join the Brockhampton Bowmen and put your archery skills to the test. Discover various bows and find out how they were used.

Wear suitable outdoor clothing. Other equipment will be provided.

Suitable for children aged 8 years and over.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 18+
  • 14-15
  • 16-17

Admission

£2.00 per session (5 shots).

Website

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

Deer

Wildlife Tracker Challenge

  • 24 May — 1 June 2014

Hunt for various animals around Lower Brockhampton's orchards. Complete the quiz for a prize and see how many different creatures' tracks you can identify.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Child £2.00.

Website

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

Photograph of a chicken

Warren Farm Chicken Love Half Day Course

  • 26 May 2014 9am-2pm

Come along and learn all you need to know about keeping chickens in your back garden.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

£40.00 which includes tuition, morning coffee, cake and lunch.

Website

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

photograph of daisies

Warren Farm Wild Flower Meadow Weekend Half Day Courses

  • 31 May — 1 June 2014

Discover the great variety of wild flowers and grasses that grow on our ancient pastures.

Walking boots/walking trainers advisable. Binoculars, camera and or magnifying glass (all three are not essential).

This event takes place at The Warren Farm, Brockhampton Park Bringsty, Worcester WR6 5TB

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

Adult £50.00.

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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