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 2020

We continue to monitor the official Coronavirus Covid-19 guidance from the government with regard to how it may affect the Hall and theatre. For more information on opening and events please telephone 01260 223456 or 223440. 


Opening Times

Sundays: To be confirmed for spring/summer 2021
Thursday to Sunday inclusive:
To be confirmed for summer 2021

Admission tickets

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