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Kiplin Hall - Yorkshire Stately Home

Kiplin Hall and formal gardens. Extended gardens include lake and woodland
Kiplin Hall pond in the woods, equipped for pond dipping family fun

Built in 1620 as a hunting lodge, Kiplin Hall is in the Vale of Mowbray. The Hall has 17 rooms which are open to the public, and the extensive grounds are undergoing to restoration to return them to designs from 400 years ago.

The Hall

The rooms open to the public at Kiplin Hall are spread over 3 floors, each contain furnishings from the previous owners. While the style across the Hall is broadly Victorian the paintings, furniture and personalia are an eclectic mix.

Ground Floor:

Rooms to view include The Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room and Library

First Floor:
Upper Drawing Room, Green Bedroom, WW II kitchen, Admiral's Study, Lady Waterford Room, Travellers Bedroom

Second Floor:
Long Gallery, Kiplin Hall and it's families exhibition, family activity room, exhibitions room

The Gardens

After many years in decline the gardens and grounds of Kiplin hall are steadily being transformed to their former glory. There are several distinct areas to the gardens and grounds, including the Topiary garden. this garden is almost fully restored and the peacocks, pyramids and domes in the hedges enthrall all ages.
The Rose Garden is filled with plants chosen for their reltionship to old roses and for fragrance and longevity. The diamond shapes in the footpaths reflects the Halls 17th century brickwork.
The Walled Garden was created in the 18th century, new paths have been created, fruit trees planted and vegetable beds laid.
There is also a sensory garden, a lakeside walk, approx a mile in length and several footpaths in the peninsula woods.

 

Kiplin Hall Opening Times & Prices

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00 - 5:00

Plus Good Friday and Easter Saturday.

  

Admission charges Adult Concession Child (5-15)  Family (2 +3)
Hall and Gardens £9.50 £8.50 £5.00 £26.00
Gardens only £6.50 £5.50 £3.50 £19.50

Special charges may apply for events. Prices correct when published, Days Out Yorkshire cannot be held responsible for any changes in price.

 

Facilities

  • Shop
  • Tea room
  • Car Park
  • Toilets

Accessibility:

Some of the woodland trails are inaccessible as are the upper floors of the house to wheelchair users, the ground floor of the house and gardens are fully accessible. A brochure of photographs of the upper rooms is available to view.
Free admission for carers of visitors with disabilities.
Accessible toilets
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Disabled parking is available.
There are 4 wheelchairs available for visitors, one is suitable for rougher terrian, although there are still areas of the woodlands which as inaccessible.

Contact Details:

Kiplin Hall, Near Scorton
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 6AT
Tel: 01748 818178 
Web: http://www.kiplinhall.co.uk/

Events at Kiplin Hall

The Canterville Ghost at Kiplin Hall

29th October
Enjoy comedy and chills in this original adaptation of the charming Oscar Wilde tale, written especially for children and young families.This one-man show features much audience particpation and is guaranteed to raise more than a ghost of a smile! Adult £10.50, Child £7.50.