Explore the fascinating world of the Victorian judges at this award-winning historic house.

Stay at Home Half Term Trail

Well, we can't run one of our usual holiday trails around the building this year, so we thought we'd see if you could find things we've hidden even without being here! 


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Strange But True

  • list arrowWould you wee in your dining room?

    Victorian gentlemen did! Some dining rooms (like ours) had a special cupboard to house a chamber pot so all the gentlemen could go for a wee without leaving the table (once the ladies had left the room, of course!).


Historical Handy Hints