Tudor Manor House

Sir Simon Jenkins, former chairman of the National Trust, when reviewing Britain’s finest houses for The Times newspaper said, “The Hall is a star, a superb example of Cheshire black and white architecture.” On a tour of this historic house, you will see fine paintings, sculpture and stained glass.

The Hall, Our Home

A lived in historic house, Gawsworth Hall is owned, run and much loved by the Richards family.
Built in 1480, here lived Mary Fitton, Dark Lady of Shakespeare’s sonnets and maid of honour to Queen Elizabeth I.


Theatre Season

Welcome to one of Britain’s most picturesque theatres, with performances taking place in the Hall’s pretty, Tudor courtyard and rose garden. Established in 1969, there is a fully covered, all-seater auditorium for the audience.


Summer 2019

The theatre brochure is now available. Acts include The Shires, Jimmy Carr, Richard Thompson, Ronnie Scott’s All Stars, and Jason Manford. Book online with us by clicking the Theatre page or telephone 01260 223456 or 223440.


Opening Times

Sundays: 19 May to 15 September 2019, 2-5pm
Wednesday to Sunday inclusive:
26 June to 25 August 2019, 2-5pm

Admission tickets

Entry to Hall and Grounds:
Adult: £8.50
Child (under 16 years): £4.00
Coach Parties (20+): £7.50