Forty Hall & Estate

Description

Forty Hall is a Grade 1 listed Jacobean Manor House, nestled in leafy Enfield.

Gardens and Parkland
The 273 acre Grade II Listed Estate is as a rare example of an intact 18th Century landscape, and contains the archaeological remains of Elsyng Palace visited by Henry VIII, Elizabeth I and Edward VI.

  • Ornamental lake, medieval fishing ponds and streams
  • One of the oldest Cedar of Lebanon trees in England
  • Georgian and Victorian flora
  • Walled garden and Pleasure Ground
  • Cycle or walk along the greenway path and enjoy the scenery
  • Children’s Wooded Play Area
  • The park is home to a wealth of wildlife and some protected species. Bird-spotters bring your binoculars!
  • Bring a picnic!

Forty Hall Farm
A historic working farm, championing locally-produced organic food and run by Capel Manor College.
Go behind-the-scenes of the Farm to meet the rare-breed livestock and to visit the Farm’s busy market garden, community orchard and the award-winning Forty Hall Vineyard. Pop in to the farm shop to stock up on organic meat and vegetables produced on the Farm.

Why not visit The Nice Green Cafe at Forty Hall Estate. It’s the perfect place to relax and unwind after a stroll around the park.

Contact

Tel: +44 (0) 20 8363 8196
Email: forty.hall@enfield.gov.uk
Web: www.fortyhallestate.co.uk

Location

Forty Hall,
Forty Hill,
Enfield, EN2 9HA
United Kingdom

Key Words

heritage,history,art,ecology, farm,vineyard,organic,sustainable,green flag,horticulture

Memberships & Accreditations

Forty Hall Estate - Green Flag Award 2014
Forty Hall Walled Garden - Enfield in Bloom, Exceptional Horticultural Contribution for the Local Community 2014, Gold Award
Forty Hall Farm - Soil Association Oraganic certified
The Market Garden on Forty Hall Farm - Soil Association Oraganic certified
Part of Growing Communities Start Up Programme, Part of the Garden Enfield Project.
Forty Hall Vineyard - Soil Association Oraganic certified
Forty Hall Orchard - Soil Association Oraganic certified

Creation Date: 
Tuesday, 7 July, 2015 - 12:20
Last Updated: 
Tuesday, 7 July, 2015 - 12:20

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