The historic home of Lord and Lady Inglewood hidden on the north-eastern edge of the Lake District.

Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9TH

Hutton in the Forest in Cumbria

Experience this house


Free for members
  • Accessible loos
  • Bike storage facilities
  • Cafe / restaurant
  • Free parking
  • Mostly wheelchair accessible
  • Pet friendly
  • Picnic area
  • Shop
  • Wheelchair ramps/routes
Visit the house's website
for the latest information.

Hutton-in-the-Forest consist of Medieval Pele towers, extended in 17th-century with a gallery and baroque central facade. In the 18th-century a suite of 3 rooms was added, and in the 19th-century a tower by Salvin.

The interiors span the centuries and contain a fine collection of portraits, English furniture, tapestries and china.

The site features an 18th-century Walled Garden with herbaceous plants, terraces, topiary, dovecote and woodland walk through specimen trees.

Opening Times


House: April to October, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays; 11.30am to 4pm.

Gardens: April to November, open daily except Saturdays; 10am to 5pm.

Please note: The information on the Historic Houses website is advisory, but please always check the website of the house or garden you intend to visit before travelling.

See their website to double check their opening times


Historic Houses members visit for free. There is no need for members to book tickets. There is a sign-in sheet available at all times.

House and Gardens £13

Gardens £8.00

Children £1

  • Wheelchair ramps/routes
Visit the house's website
for the latest information.

Getting here

Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9TH

For satnav the postcode is CA11 9TH

We are six miles northwest of Penrith and two and a half miles from M6 Junction 41 on the Wigton road.

hutton in the forest on map

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Hutton in the Forest grounds and historic house seen from above

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