Once an important Tudor palace, the house acquired a classical portico in the 17th century.
Features include a Tudor chapel with Renaissance glass, a Palladian staircase, old panelling and fine furniture.
Herbaceous borders, wild garden, lake, wetlands area and woodland walks. Restaurant. Tel. 01256 883858.
Open Daily 1000-1700 (1600 Nov-Feb), House from 1100.
If you wish to avoid walking (partly along a road with no path) the best alternative is a taxi from Basingstoke.
OS Explorer Map for this area: Basingstoke