We're opening for Christmas Lunch on the 17th December.

You can enjoy a festive meal in the cosy surroundings of our traditional Essex Barn. Guests will enjoy exclusive access to our stunning Arboretum for a brisk Winter walk.

Places are limited and pre-booking is essential. 

Cost of the event is £26.95 per individual and a £10.00 deposit is required at booking.

The Arboretum will be accessible between 11am and 3:30pm. Lunch is served at 1pm.



  • Smoked salmon with horseradish, creme fraiche and beetroot
  • Butternut squash and sage soup
  • Country terrine served with pickles and toast
  • Brie and cranberry parcel served with mixed salad


All main courses are served with delicious seasonal vegetables, crispy roast potatoes and all the traditional trimmings.

  • Salt and pepper beef featherblade
  • Roast turkey
  • Quorn roast
  • Salmon fillet topped with a roasted pepper and tomato sauce
  • Carrot and cashew wellington with spiced marmalade 


  • Christmas baklava served with homemade vanilla ice cream
  • Treacle, toffee and orange tart served with chantilly cream
  • Christmas pudding served with brandy sauce
  • Damson fool served with homemade shortbread

A selection of wines, beers and soft drinks are also available to purchase from the counter

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Christmas Lunch Deposit

Decrease Increase £10.00