We’d like to welcome you to the Coach House and Gardens at Eggleston Hall, a Greek revival Georgian home redesigned in 1816 by Ignatius Bonomi, which overlooks the River Tees in outstanding surroundings.

The walled gardens are open to visitors throughout the year. The Coach House café and tea shop are open daily from early February until Christmas.


Visiting the house is by appoinment only. The Coach House Cafe and teashop are open to visitors daily, from February to Christmas. For more information, please see our website.


The house is open by appointment only.

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Eggleston is around an hour’s drive from Newcastle or Teesside. From further afield, the drive from London takes some 5 hours via either the A1 or M1 to Scotch Corner, then via the A66, turning off towards Barnard Castle.

For those travelling by public transport, Eggleston is approximately 30 minutes drive from the nearest train station at Darlington. Virgin East Coast trains run roughly hourly from London Kings Cross and the journey takes around two and a half hours. Arriva bus services 75 or 76 run to Barnard Castle from Darlington. An hourly Arriva service 95 or 96 runs from Barnard Castle up to Eggleston. The driver will usually stop outside the main gates on request.


  • Accessible parking



Eggleston Hall is the perfect location for short stay family holidays and celebrations. It’s ideal for weekend breaks, a gathering of friends, a girls get together, or a Pennine walking holiday. We suggest travelling by car. This will allow you to take advantage of the endless things to do in North Yorkshire and County Durham. Otherwise simply enjoy the relaxing atmosphere in this rural idyll.

The Hall sits its own grounds overlooking the Tees. The river runs below the house. There are wonderful moorland views over the Durham fells beyond. Guests can also take advantage of the landscaped gardens, woodland and riverside walks. Teesdale is relatively undiscovered and unspoilt! 


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