Somerleyton Hall and Gardens
Somerleyton Hall is an early Victorian stately mansion built in Anglo-Italian style with lavish architectural features, magnificent carved stonework & fine state rooms. Paintings by Landseer, Wright of Derby & Stanfield. Wood carvings by Willcox of Warwick & Grinling Gibbons. The justly renowned 12-acre gardens feature an 1846 yew hedge maze, glasshouses by Paxton, fine statuary, pergola & walled garden. Vulliamy tower clock, specimen trees & borders. Loggia tearoom & gift shop. The gardens, tearooms, gift shop & hall tours are all wheelchair friendly. Please visit our website for details of this season's events at the Hall & Gardens.
Open Thurs, Sun & Bank Holidays from Apr 1 - Oct 28. Also open Tues & Weds in Jul & Aug, from 1000 - 1700. Hall Tours 1130 - 1530.
ContactMrs Jennie Durham
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VenueSomerleyton Hall and Gardens
The Hall, Somerleyton, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 5QQ
Map reference: TM 492977 Lat: 52.52070 Long: 1.67293
On the B1074, 5 miles NW of Lowestoft, 7 miles SE of Great Yarmouth (A143). Coaches visiting the Hall should follow signs to the rear west gate entrance.
By Public Transport:
Somerleyton Train Station is 1.6 miles from the Hall (no taxi or bus service available).
20 public moorings are available outside The Duke's Head pub - 1.5 miles from the Hall and Gardens.
Parking : free
Nearest station : 2 miles (3.2 kms) from Somerleyton station
No photography in house. Corporate Hospitality/Functions: Receptions/functions/conferences/weddings. Suitablity for the Disabled: Suitable. WCs. Guided Tours: Obligatory. Suitability for Dogs: Guide dogs only.