Visiting Chester Farm

Chester Farm is situated just off the eastbound A45 between Wellingborough and Rushden.

Opening hours

  • 1st April – 31st October
    Open every day 8.00am – 6.00pm
  • 1st November – 31st March
    Open every day 9.00am – 4.00pm
    Please note: the site is closed from 25th to 27th December and New Year's Day

By car

  • Free parking
  • The postcode to the visitor car park is NN8 2DH

Restrictions

  • No HGV’s or motor homes
  • No camping
  • Overnight parking is forbidden
  • Unauthorised use of metal detectors is prohibited

Entrance

 The entry route to the Chester Farm car park is shown below in yellow:

 

Walking at Chester Farm

See a map of the different walks available at Chester Farm:

Chester Farm walks
Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 13 hours ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

A recent find: a coin of Valens c.367-75AD. The mint mark shows it has come to site all the way from Siscia, modern Croatia. #FindsFriday https://t.co...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 1 day ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

Sadly this extract from the Mercury 1882 records the death of a labourer of who lived in one of the cottages @ChesterFarmNcc #heritage https://t.co/Ya...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 1 day ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

Our #volunteer researching old newspapers has found an 1867 note of the injury of John Wood, while working for Mr Blott @ChesterFarmNcc https://t.co/0...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 1 day ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

#Construction related matters have kept us busy recently. But we will be publishing dates for guided tours this autumn shortly. #heritage https://t.co...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 4 days ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

Great to see glass panes going into the new north bay windows. This whole section of the main house had to be rebuilt after the 2010 fire. https://t.c...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 5 days ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

Progress on 17th C. threshing barn. Damaged slates came off & rotten timbers were replaced. Now recycled slates are being fixed. #heritage https://t.c...

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