Sitting elegantly in formal gardens with views across pleasure grounds and an ancient deer-park, Belton is often cited as being the perfect example of an English country-house.
Although built on a modest scale, it has a fine collection of porcelain and silver, a world-renowned library and architectural finesse that reflects the continued wealth and cultured tastes of its former owners.
Where is Belton House located?
Belton House is a Grade I listed National Trust property, located in the parish of Belton near Grantham in Lincolnshire.
What style of garden is Belton House?
Belton House is surrounded by formal gardens and pleasure grounds. A series of tree lined avenues lead to follies within the Grade I listed deer park.
What can guests enjoy at Belton House?
Belton House is packed full of treasures and bursting with history. Join a basement tour to discover what life was like below stairs or explore the upper floors of the mansion with a timed entry key.
Built for Sir John Brownlow in the 1680s, the mansion has all the design features of a classic country house. Inside, the wealth of the Belton estate is immediately apparent, with grand display rooms and impressive collections of porcelain, silver, paintings and books.