Hylands Estate is a prestigious grade II* listed public park encompassing 574 acres of historic parkland. The beautifully renovated Neo-Classical elegant villa Hylands House can be hired for any occasion including Weddings, Celebrations and Business Events and is open to the public on select days. The Stables house a café, visitor center and resident artist studios. Within the park there are formal Victorian Gardens and ancient woodlands that are accessible as well as an award winning accessible children’s Adventure Playground. With a list of seasonal events both within the House and the Park, Hylands Estate is the perfect place to visit and explore.

Update on services and events at Hylands Estate dated Tuesday 26th May 2020.

The Hylands Estate team are working from home; please contact us on 01245 605500 or hylands@chelmsford.gov.uk

We hope you understand. This difficult decision has been made to help limit the spread of Coronavirus in accordance with national social distancing guidelines.

· Hylands Park is open to vehicles and pedestrians. Public Health England and Government social distancing requirements remain in place at all times.

· The toilets in the Writtle car park are now open. Please note the toilets in the Stables Block remain closed. 

· The adventure castle play area is CLOSED until further notice.

· Mauro’s outdoor café is CLOSED until further notice.

· The Stables Café is CLOSED until further notice.

· Hylands Artist Studios are CLOSED until further notice. 

· Hylands Estate is suspending its monthly Open House and Farmers’ Markets until further notice.

· All events at Hylands House in the coming weeks have been postponed or where unavoidable, cancelled. Future events are under review according to guidance from the Government.

We’ll keep you posted if any of our services change in the coming weeks via our website and social media, and if you haven’t already done so, sign up at www.chelmsford.gov.uk/mailinglist for our newsletter.

For further information on all Chelmsford City Council services, you can visit www.chelmsford.gov.uk/coronavirus

Explore Hylands Estate with over 574 acres of parkland, the house, gardens, stables & artist studios and café’s

Hylands holds a range of exciting events and shows throughout the park, house and the stables