In 2019 following the sale of Athelhampton, we started considering the future, a greener low carbon emission future.
Athelhampton is one of England's finest Tudor Manor Houses, the Grade 1 listed house is surrounded by Grade 1 listed gardens, with upkeep, maintenance and improvements funded by the commercial activities of the Estate.
Athelhampton is one of Dorset's favourite heritage attractions, the history, stunning house interiors and beautiful gardens make Athelhampton a great family day out in Dorset or a fabulous destination for an exquisite Wedding.
Maintaining the historic buildings, creating a warm, safe environment for our staff and visitors come at both a financial and environmental cost.
A Year in Energy
Many similar properties have undertaken similar studies, however, it seems few at Athelhampton's scale have the determination to undertake such a huge investment in the future.
Our aim is to remove all reliance on fossil fuels. We will replace the LPG & Oil heating systems, the LPG & Electrical Water Heating, The LPG kitchen range and Diesel Back-up generator.
Replacing the fossil fuel equipment with electric heating operated equipment this does not go far enough. We want