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Previous events held on site

  • Outdoor theatre
  • Music concerts
  • Outdoor film screenings
  • Craft fairs/markets

Car Parking Information

There is a charging public car park 100 yards below the castle entrance.

Check parking charges here.

Site Access

No public vehicle access, vehicles allowed on site with prior permission. No vehicle over 1963mm wide, 1800mm high.

Access for restricted mobility

Most of the site is accessible however visitors will need to be mindful of some stairs that may be inaccessible, there are grass and gravel surfaces and that the site is on a gradient. 


  • Snacks are available to purchase from the gift shop
  • Portable induction loop available
  • Low counter and push button access doors are also available to those with restricted mobility
  • There is fair reception for mobile devices


PRS and PPL licences held. A premises licence is also held

Interior Spaces

Yes - A room inside the Martens Tower can hold 50 people. Hirers will need to be aware that this room is at the top of a spiral staircase.

Wedding Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships


Site Plan


Power facilities on site for hirers

One x 63amp large socket outlet. 2 x 32amp 3 pin blue push in sockets. Separate meter supply.127amp maximum capacity.

Water facilities on site for hirers

None available

Ground Pegs allowed?

Are permitted to a depth of 110mm – 4 inches.

Any restricted areas?

None apart from during conservation and maintenance works.