Historic Home & Garden Tour

Lancashire has a rich history of stately homes, castles and gardens that are sure to transport you to a bygone era. There are many ways to explore the county, but a historic home and garden adventure tour is the perfect way to dive into its captivating past.

After breakfast, you will head off with local lass, Katie Wilson, for your exclusive Northcote historic home & garden artisan adventure. Each destination that you will visit offer a unique perspective on Lancashire’s heritage, culture and natural beauty, making this a truly unforgettable trip.

Whether you are a nature lover, a history buff or a foodie, this adventure has something to offer for everyone.

Included in your Historic Home & Garden Break

• One night accommodation in a Superior house room
• Northcote’s award-winning breakfast
• Bowland & Bay Historic Home & Garden Tour

2023 Dates & Tour Timings

• Tuesday 22nd August (Tour on Wednesday 23rd)

The Historic Home & Garden Tour will start at 10:30am following breakfast on your departure day. You will return to Northcote at 3:30pm, after a full day of visits across the region.


The Historic Home & Garden Artisan Tour Break is £520.00 per couple

The break includes all food, drink & entry tickets during the tour, an overnight stay in one our Superior house room and an award-winning Northcote breakfast the following morning based on two people sharing.

Please ask our reception team for more details on room upgrades, dinner reservations for our 5-course gourmet menu or new a la carte menu on the night of your stay. To extend your break, please speak with our reception team for a special rate. 

To book this offer, please call 01254 240555

Further dates will be released for the Northcote Tours, however if you would like to book a tour directly with Bowland Bay, check out their calendar for information on Lancashire & Cumbria Food or Brewery adventures, half day or full day bowlandandbay.co.uk/book

What’s included in your tour:

    • Drive-by tour of Stonyhurst College
    • Browsholme Hall tour and light home cooked brunch at the Cart Shed Tea Room
    • Travel through the centre of the Kingdom via Inn at Whitewell & Dunsop Bridge
    • Visit to Holden Clough Nurseries, including tea & cakes at The Reading Room
    • Grand tour of Bowland Breweries at Holmes Mill, including a beer flight or refreshing G&T

Along the way your Ranger will be guiding guests on the sights, sounds and experiences to appreciate the rich heritage and culture of Lancashire.

Luxury Accommodation

After dining, your ultimate retreat to recharge and relax awaits. All rooms and suites include contemporary features and sophisticated furnishings, providing the little luxuries to make your stay unforgettable and ensuring you wake up feeling refreshed.

A Northcote Breakfast

Our extensive breakfast choices have become legendary, whether you indulge in a full cooked breakfast or opt for a tasty local alternative like Lancashire Cheese Soufflé. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before heading out to discover the area.

More about Bowland & Bay Artisan Tours

Bowland and Bay Artisan Foodie Adventures promise a unique and unforgettable experience for foodies and nature lovers alike. The tour will take you through some of the most beautiful landscapes in Lancashire, while giving a taste of the region’s diverse and delicious food culture. Let our foodie Ranger and local guide drive you to meet the creators of the new northern tastebud revolution. It’s the perfect way to explore the hidden culinary gems of Lancashire and discover what makes this county so special. 

To book this offer, please call 01254 240555

Bowland & Bay Artisan Tours Website