News and Events at Pencarrow

Mega Book Sale

15th September 2019

Our annual mega book sale will be here again in the Peacock Cafe. Come along and grab yourself a best seller, cookery book, biography or even a car manual!! We have it all here in our book sale. Oh and why not treat yourself to a coffee and a cake at the same time! What could be a better combination… coffee, cake and books!!

Sundays to Thursdays 10.00 – 4.00pm

House, Cafe & Shop last day open for this season

3rd October 2019

This is the last day of opening for the house, cafe and shop for the 2019 season.

Gardens close today for the season

31st October 2019

This is the last that the gardens will be open for the 2019 season

Dog friendly gardens in Cornwall

Quiz Night

1st November 2019

Back by popular demand the Friends of Pencarrow quiz night will be back in the Peacock Cafe. The proceeds will be going to The Fountain Appeal that the Friends of Pencarrow have set up to raise funds to restore our beautiful Victorian fountain and get it flowing again!

Starting at 7.30pm with the doors opening at 7.00pm

Four people to a team

Tickets £10.00 pp – and to include a pasty and a drink

To book your place, give Rita Austen a call on 01840 213499 and please make sure you have your team name ready and your pasty choices (steak or cheese & onion)

Christmas Fair

16th & 17th November 2019

This will be our 19th christmas fair and is still one of the best christmas fairs in Cornwall!

Come along and find that perfect gift and see the house all decorated and ready for christmas.

Visit our food marquee filled with stalls selling delicious food and don’t forget to treat yourself to a delicious lunch in the Peacock Cafe

Stalls are fully booked, however for any queries regarding a stall please e-mail

Christmas Carols

6th & 7th December 2019

The Washaway Gallery Choir will be back again for the 19th year with their concert of Cornish carols and Christmas readings in the atmospheric setting of our beautiful drawing room. Come and get into the Christmas spirit with a complimentary glass of mulled wine and a home made mince pie and sit back and relax in this wonderful event. Advance booking is essential and tickets do sell very quickly.

Friday 6th is an evening performance starting at 7.00pm

Saturday 7th is an afternoon performance at 2.15pm

Adults £8.50

Telephone Peter Meanwell on 01208 78393

or e-mail

Snowdrop Sundays

9th & 16th February 2020

Come and witness the first signs of spring when we open our gardens for our visitors to see our beautiful snowdrops. This is a charity event and a suggested donation of £5.00 per person is appreciated. The chosen charities this year will be CLEAR and Myeloma UK

Snowdrop Sundays at Pencarrow

It’s only rock “n” roll

4th July 2020

Come and join us for this exciting evening of 50’s rock “n” roll in our beautiful marquee in the walled garden. The Sugar Bullets will be here singing live so get your 50’s fix here for one night only! We’ll also have a 50’s disco and bar open throughout the evening. Gates open at 6.30pm. This is an advanced ticket only event and tickets are limited so don’t miss out. £15.00 adults, under 16’s £5.00. Book your tickets by giving us a call on 01208 841369

The Sugar Bullets Rock and Roll Dance at Pencarrow House and Gardens