Website Terms of Use

Website Terms of Use (our site) is a site operated by The National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty a charity registered in England and Wales with charity number 205846 whose registered office is at Heelis, Kemble drive, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 2NA (The National Trust). These terms of use tell you the terms on which you may make use of our site.  By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.  We may amend these terms from time to time.  


Intellectual Property Rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it.


You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) or document(s) from our site for your own personal use in your relevant professional capacity.


You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any page(s) or document(s) you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.


You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.


If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made


The words “The National Trust” and the “oak leaf logo” displayed on our site are UK registered trade marks of the National Trust.  The “Social Finance” and “Shared Assets” logos displayed on our site are UK registered trade marks of Social Finance Limited and Shared Assets Limited, respectively.


Reliance on content and availability

The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.


Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date. We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.


We do not guarantee our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. 


We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so.


We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.   In particular, we will not be liable for loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.


We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.  You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.  You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing and material that is malicious or technologically harmful.



Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services such as Google Analytics) may use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.


You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.


We use Google Analytics to collect the following types of information:


  • technical information, including [the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
  • information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time), products you viewed or searched for page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs) and methods used to browse away from the page.


Questions, comments and requests regarding these terms are welcomed and should be addressed to