Cadhay Newsletter – Winter 2023 / 2024

It has been another excellent year at Cadhay with many familiar faces returning which has been wonderful for us. The spate of weddings following Covid continued unabated but has now run its course. The open days were as busy as ever with as many people coming to visit the gardens as going around the House. Sadly we have lost Sarah … Read More

Cadhay Charity Week 2023

For further details please contact the individual charities running each event: Saturday 27th May         11am – 3pm       Church Fete  Tearooms, gardens and house open Sunday 28th, Monday 29th May  2 – 5pm            National garden scheme Tearooms, house and gardens open Tuesday 30th May        10am – 2 pm          Ottery Help Scheme, Family Fun Day … Read More

Cadhay Newsletter – Winter 2022 / 2023

We have had a very successful year on all fronts albeit with an ongoing concern that this may be the lull before the storm as the cost of living crisis brought about by surging energy costs begins to bite. Bookings for the House and cottages were excellent and we had a full complement of weddingsas covid restrictions lifted at the … Read More

East Devon in the Autumn

The autumn is a great time for you to come and explore East Devon on foot. We still have bright, sunny days where you can venture in the beautiful countryside or ramble along the coastline. There’s plenty to choose from, whether it’s woodland walks, circular or linear trails or those that take in great pubs or tea rooms. Where to … Read More

Cadhay Newsletter – Winter 2021 / 2022

The restrictions resulting from the Coronavirus outbreak meant that we had to postpone a number of the bookings in the House in the Spring but we were able to extend the winter let into April. Any weddings in early Summer had to take place with reduced numbers andso some of our couples decided to go ahead with very intimate weddings. … Read More

HRH Prince Phillip

This is a tribute for the Duke of Edinburgh by Alastair Bruce for Sky News He refers to his grandfather, Peveril William-Powlett, who lived at Cadhay in the late 20th century and is referred to as Bungy

Group Private Tours for 2021

We are taking bookings for private tours of the gardens plus tea and cake up to the end of September but are not currently offering tours of the house. It should be possible to have a private guided tour of the courtyard from 17th May onwards if there are sufficient numbers. Please email us via our contact page.   ‘We had … Read More

Coronavirus Update July 2021

Private Houses for Weddings East Devon

Cadhay gardens will be open again on Friday afternoons between 2 and 5.30pm starting May 7th until the end of September.  We are also open  for two weekends, namely the 28th May to the 31st May and the 27th to 30th August 2021 at the same times. We are now offering a guided tour of the courtyard starting on 23rd … Read More

Cadhay Newsletter – Winter 2020 / 2021

Private Houses for Weddings East Devon

The Coronavirus outbreak has ensured that it has been a disappointing year at Cadhay as we have had to cancel all our weddings and almost all the bookings for the main house. Cadhay is all about large but intimate gatherings and this is precisely what the Covid regulations aim to stop. However, things did look up towards the end of … Read More

A Summer Wedding

Licensed Civil Wedding Venues Ottery, East Devon

We have recently received a video from a lovely wedding we were lucky enough to host last summer. The bride’s family  friends stayed in the house for weekend of the wedding with the groom’s family basing themselves in the cottages. While the bride was getting ready family members settled scores on the croquet lawn.  The wedding ceremony was at the … Read More