Constructed between 1861 and 1874, since 1983 a dedicated team of volunteers have been restoring the fort, which is set within several acres of Green Flag parkland next to the River Thames.
“The Hylands Farmers’ & Crafts Market runs on the first Sunday of the month. It’s based in the beautiful surroundings of The Stables. The market features many craft stalls and local producers who are passionate about food.”
Tours cover the whole of the gardens, a large part of the mansion, the cellars and the stables.
“Come along and join our monthly enthusiasts meet. Bring along your classic or modern vehicles together with anything of interest. Steam Pump Tea Room OPEN serving breakfasts, hot/cold food, home make cakes and refreshments.”
“Enjoy picking up delicious food and handmade treats for the weekend from our Farmers’ Market. It’s a great opportunity to buy local handmade goods from farmers and small businesses.”