This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

The Summerhouse, Homme House

The Summerhouse, Homme House, Much Marcle, Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 2NJ View on map

Late 17th century grade I listed summerhouse or banqueting house, also known as the Watchtower. An important and little altered early example of a Gothic garden building, pre dating Miller's work at Radway Grange in the 1740's or Walpole's work at Strawberry Hill.


Opening Arrangements

By prior arrangement on weekdays and weekends.


Homme House is on the A449 between Ledbury and Ross on Wye. The summerhouse stands in the walled garden to the rear of the house. Rail: Ledbury (approximately 6 miles).

Parking Spaces


Car park is 5 minute walk uphill from the Summerhouse.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: No