Type:Historic House / Palace

The Estate Office, Boconnoc, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0RG

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Boconnoc House the winner of the 2012 HHA/Sotheby’s Award for Restoration was bought with the proceeds of the Pitt Diamond in 1717. Three Prime Ministers, a history of duels and the architect Sir John Soane play a part in the story of this unique estate. The beautiful woodland garden, the Georgian Bath House, Soane Stable Yard, 15th Century Church and naturesque landscape tempt the explorer. The Boconnoc Music Award for ensembles from the Royal College of Music, the Cornwall Spring Flower Show and fairy-tale weddings are part of Boconnoc today, in between filming, fashion shoots, corporate days and private parties. Groups by appointment (15-150).

Corporate Hospitality/Functions: Conferences. Suitablity for the Disabled: Partial. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Suitability for Dogs: In grounds, on leads. Accommodation: 14 doubles (10 en suite). Holiday and residential houses to let. Civil Wedding License: Church or Civil ceremony.

Guide Prices

House & Gardens £22 with a Cornish cream tea
(under 12’s free)
Groups by appointment only.




  • Disabled Accessibility
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accommodation on site
  • Cater for Corporate events
  • Cater for school groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs on Lead Only
  • Event venue
  • Licenced for Weddings & Civil Partnerships
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Key Features

  • Film or TV location

Parking & Transport

  • Parking

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided tours
  • Guided tours by arrangement


Opening Times

* Gardens: 3, 10, 17, 25 May 2 - 5pm £5
Private Tours by appointment only

Fine Art Wedding Retreat 24 - 26 March
Endurance GB Ride 20 & 21 June
Boconnoc Music Awards with the Royal College of
Music 14 & 16 July
Steam Fair at Boconnoc 24 - 26 July
Felicity Wood Yoga Retreat 2 - 4 October


  • Other Awards Historic Houses Association Member 2017

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