Askham Hall Music Festival

ASKHAM HALL WINTER MUSIC FESTIVAL
Askham nr Penrith, Cumbria
Friday 22- Monday 25 February 2019

Compelling chamber music concerts presented in ancient Hall and nearby Chapel. Musicians and privileged Inscape guests enjoy chef-prepared meals together in Hall. Exclusive visit to Naworth Castle, introduced and conducted by Philip Howard, present Castle occupant, heir presumptive to the 13th Earl of Carlisle, his brother. Exclusive opening of Pre-Raphaelite architect Philip Webb’s singular church design at St Martin’s Church Brampton for its jewel-like stained glass windows designed by William Morris and Burne-Jones.

HOTEL: ASKHAM HALL COUNTRY HOUSE HOTEL

Dating from the 12th Century, Askham Hall began as a fortified pele tower. Now a luxurious, intimate, unpretentious country house hotel with fifteen bedrooms, it is serenely surrounded by acres of well-kept gardens and grounds.

All lectures, tuition and pastoral care, three concerts, private visits and transportation during the tour; three nights accommodation with breakfast, all lunches and dinners with wine, all coffees and teas: £1325 Members, £1375 non- Members, a £130 single room supplement, and a £250 deposit. Please note that this cost excludes train tickets to and from Penrith.

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