Severndroog Castle is hosting a unique afternoon tea experience on Mother’s Day weekend. Not only will attendees be delighted by culinary goodies, but they’ll also be able to enjoy a trip to the viewing platform at the top of the Castle, which boasts some of the most spectacular panoramic viewsover London and the surrounding counties.
A special 30-minute guided group tour of the two main rooms of the Castle will start at 13:30, where visitors will learn about Sir William and Lady James, the building’s uses over the years and the campaign to save the Castle.
Afternoon Tea will then be served in the historic Lady James Room, with views of the surrounding ancient woodland through the gothic windows. Food will be provided by onsite Terrace Catering under the direction of head chef, Christopher Hackett, who shares a passion for creating memorable dining experiences at Severndroog. He was ‘Young Chef of the Year’ in 2008 and runner up for the BBC2 show ‘The Restaurant’, working alongside Raymond Blanc, and has worked in some of the finest restaurants in London, including Fat Duck, Bluebird and The Savoy.
A set menu afternoon tea will be served at 14:15 to include a selection of sandwiches, scones with preserve and clotted cream, a selection of homemade cakes, a pot of tea, plus a glass of bubbly!
Saturday 21st March 2020 at 13:30 – 16:30 GMT
At Severndroog Castle. Castlewood, Shooters Hill, London SE18 3RT
Ticket Prices: Tickets are £25 per person + booking fee; each ticket includes a guided tour, access to the viewing
platform and an afternoon tea. Pre-booking required. Limited availability.
Book tickets on Eventbrite: Here
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