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The Red House, Painswick Rococo Gardens

The Red House, Painswick Rococo Gardens, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6TH View on map

The Red House is the principal folly building in the garden and displays many of the classic attributes of the Rococo period.The building underwent a substantial stabilisation project to prevent movement to the outer walls. The landscape setting has also been returned to the layout represented in the painting dated 1748 that is the basis of the restoration.


Opening Arrangements

10th January - 31st October: daily 10:30am - 5:00pm

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £7.20
  • Child: £3.30 (5-16 y.o.)
  • Other Charges: £6.30 (seniors)


On B4073 ½ mile outside Painswick. Rail: Stroud (5 miles). Bus: Route 61 (Stroud to Cheltenham stops ½ mile away).

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes