Greys Court - National Trust

Greys Court - National Trust
Rotherfield Greys





01491 628529


01494 755564

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This picturesque house, mainly Tudor in style, has a beautiful courtyard and one surviving tower dating from 1347. The house was involved in Jacobean intrigue and has a fascinating history. It was the home of the Brunner family until recent years and after extensive conservation work the house exudes a welcoming atmosphere with a well-stocked kitchen and homely living rooms.
Tudor wheelhouse and beautiful walled flower and vegetable gardens, maze and ice-house.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

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Admission charges

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  • National Trust

Collection details

Archaeology, Architecture, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Social History

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Blooming Bluebells

  • 25 — 26 April 2014 10am-12pm
  • 2 — 3 May 2014 10am-12pm

Arriving for 10am, have coffee and a muffin in The Cowshed. Then take a guided walk through the beautiful bluebell woods.

Wear suitable clothing and footwear depending on the weather. Wellies or walking shoes would be advisable.

The walk will be through woods and park land. There will be uneven surfaces and possible be wet or muddy under foot.

Suitable for

  • Any age


£10.00 per adult.


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The Great Big Tree Climbing Company at Greys Court

  • 10 May 2014 10am-4pm
  • 14 June 2014 10am-4pm

Two highly skilled and friendly instructors can help all ages reach new heights in a fantastic tree within Greys Court. They will teach you how to enter a tree's canopy using ropes, knots and karabiners, whilst being securely attached in a harness at all times.

Once at the top of the tree you will gain an experience that cant be gained at ground level.

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 11-13
  • 16-17
  • 14-15


Normal admission charges apply: Adult: £10.80, Child: £5.40. Activity £15.50 per child.


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Afternoon Tea with the Head Gardener

  • 20 June 2014 1-3pm

Join our Head Gardener for a tour of the gardens followed by the opportunity to ask questions about our organic planting with a lovely afternoon tea.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Adults £10.00. Normal admission charges apply. Adult: £10.80, Child: £5.40.