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Previous events held on site

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

Car Parking Information

No car parking facilities on site however there is a public car park 100 yards below the castle entrance. There is a charge for using this however it is free on Sundays and after 6pm.

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. Mobility scooter available on request.

Facilities

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

Licences

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

No wedding licence held.

Site Plan

Yes

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.