Ingenuity and Entertainment - Joint Tour
Join the owners of two magnificent Shropshire country houses as they take you on tours of their homes, with a twist.
At Stokesay Court learn how the house was built with cutting edge technology, much of which has stood the test of time in the modern world.
'Cutting edge' technology at Stokesay Court
Not only does this give insight into how the Victorians lived but also tells part of the story of how the technology helped the present owner bring the house into the twenty-first century.
Then drive through the lovely Shropshire Hills countryside to Acton Scott Hall, where you will discover country house entertainment in the form of a wonderful collection of fascinating music machines.
One of the music machines at Acton Scott Hall
The owners create some of the sounds of the past on this tour, which bring to life the stories and history of this characterful family home.
Tickets £49.50 including a sandwich lunch at in the dining room or on the terrace (weather permitting) at Stokesay Court and tea and cake in the conservatory at Acton Scott Hall at the end of the tour.
Visitors are invited to book one of the beautiful, newly renovated en-suite bedrooms at Acton Scott Hall. The rooms are available at a discount for guests booked on a tour or private event and you will have exclusive access to the private grounds. Your breakfast will be prepared and served by owners Francis and Alison and served in the Drawing Room. There are several local eateries for you to enjoy your evening meal. To book an overnight stay please contact Alison and Francis directly on [email protected]