The Buscot and Coleshill Estates - National Trust

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates - National Trust
Buscot Park




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The Long Shrubbery on the Buscot and Coleshill Estates, Oxfordshire.
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The late 18th-century neo-classical house, set in parkland, contains the fine paintings and furniture of the Faringdon Collection Trust. The grounds include various avenue walks, and an Italianate water garden, designed in the early 20th century by Harold Peto, and a large walled garden.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

House & Grounds 2007: £7, child £3.50
Grounds only: £5, child £2.50


  • National Trust

Additional info

House has many steps to entrance and has no wheeled vehicle access
Terraced grounds only partly accessible to wheelchairs and PMVs. Accessible route map available.
1 wheelchair, 2 single-seater PMVs available, booking essential. Drop-off point.

This property is administered on behalf of The National Trust by Lord Faringdon but the contents of the house are owned by The Faringdon Collection Trust.

Collection details

Architecture, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art

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.
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World War Two Walk

  • 11 November 2014 2-4pm

Coleshill House was the headquarters for Churchill's secret army, or the Auxillaries. Our knowledgeable guide will show you some of the remaining features in the village, including the Guard House and the Underground Operational Base. You will also be given detailed history of the training of the Auxillary Units during that time, as well as our new display of WWII artefacts.

Please wear appropriate clothing for weather conditions. Flat sturdy shoes/boots/wellingtons advisable.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Adult £5.00, Child £2.50. Normal admission charges apply: Adult: £3.50, Child: £1.75.


Killerton Woods

Buscot and Beyond

  • 25 October 2014 10:30am-3:30pm *on now

Discover a snapshot of this picturesque village's fascinating history before heading for a lengthy ramble along the Thames and the countryside beyond. Savour the autumn colour, learn about the local wildlife and listen to tales of the past, whilst keeping your eyes peeled for the elusive kingfishers that fly along this stretch of river.

This will be a moderate walk, around 8 miles, with mixed terrain including fields, bridges and stiles.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Adult £3.00, Child £1.50. Normal admission charges apply: Adult: £3.50, Child: £1.75.