Farmers Market Re Opened on Sunday 2nd August 2020
The entrance to Hall Place Bexley site opened to the public again in mid July 2020 with access to the Visitors Centre. A week later the Riverside Cafe and Jambs Owls opened too.
The farmers market re opened on the 1st Sunday of August – 2nd August 2020.
From the entrance to Hall Place past the Glasshouses there is now a one way system in place with this continuing in to the Visitors Centre. Face masks should be worn whilst inside the Visitors Centre.
The farmers market has taken place on the grassed area alongside the Courtyard which allows the stalls to be spaced slightly further apart since the farmers market reopened in August 2020. There was an entrance and exit location for the market. Many of the stallholders take contactless payments and ordering in advance for collection on the day of the market is also offered.
The Riverside Cafe and Visitors Centre re opened at Hall Place on Monday 29th March 2021 and we’re pleased to confirm that the Easter Sunday 4th April Hall Place Bexley Farmers Market was able to open.
Here’s the list of stallholders who attended the farmers market on Easter Sunday 4th April:
Whitegates Farm – seasonal fruit/vegetables Sweet Pea Bakery – Cakes
Bexley Brewery – locally brewed beers Tony Cheese – lots of Cheese
The Proper Tea Company – loose tea and tea equipment
Nuts for Honey – honey with a twist Botterells – fresh fish
My Farmers Market – jams, marmalades and chutneys
Olive Man – Olives and baklavas Gourmet Sausage Maker – sausages
R and D Plants – plants and hanging baskets Mc Carthys – Artisan Bread
The next date for Hall Place Bexley Farmers Market is Sunday 2nd May 2021
HALL PLACE BEXLEY EXTRA SATURDAY FARMERS MARKET – first date Saturday 17th April
We’re pleased to confirm that Hall Place Bexley has confirmed that the first of the extra Saturday Farmers Markets for 2021 can take place on Saturday 17th April. The Saturday farmers market will be open between 10 and 2 and will be held on the grassed area alongside The Courtyard.
The mix of stalls will be slightly different to the Sunday farmers market and the stalls due to attend on Saturday 17th April are:
Gourmet Sausage Maker – lots of sausages
Sweet Pea Bakery – traditional cakes
R and D Plants – plants
Mc Carthys – artisan bread and more
Simply True – hand made jewellery
Nuts for Honey – honey with a twist
St Apple Hurst Roast – locally roasted coffee beans
My Farmers Markets – jams, marmalades and chutneys
Bake By Design – chocolates and fudge
Tom – metal garden ornaments
The Olive Man – olives and baklavas
Bexley Brewery – locally brewed beers
Sandra – Information correct as Thursday 8th April 2021
Some of the stallholders continue to offer home delivery services:
My Farmers Market offers a home delivery service for all their jams, marmalades and chutneys. My Farmers Market have set up an on line ordering and the link for this is here :https://bit.ly/myfarmersmarketordering
Bexley Brewery are offering a home delivery service of fresh beer, ciders and bottled beers are available. Order Monday/Tuesday for delivery later in the week they are also offering a collection service from the brewery. Beer list available via emailing : firstname.lastname@example.org
Gourmet Sausage Maker is offering a sausage delivery service in the Bexley area – the next delivery dates for the Bexley/Bexleyheath areas are Tuesday and Thursday’s. Slots again are limited by the quantity of sausages that can be made. contact details: 07739 967903
Thank you for your support
The Farmers Market at Hall Place, Bexley is held on the first Sunday of each month and is open to the public between 10am and 2pm (approx). It is located in the Courtyard area outside the new Visitors Centre.
Assistance dogs are welcome to Hall Place, however, no other dogs are permitted in the house or garden. There is parking available nearby and the site is easily accessible for wheelchairs
The Farmers Market ran as a trial over 2 days in November 2011 and started as a permanent feature in April 2012.
Hall Place is a fine Grade I listed country house. It was built in 1537 for Sir John Champneys a wealthy merchant and former Lord Mayor of London. A rare example of its type and much of the original house that Sir John built still survives today.
Hall Place is surrounded by 65 hectares of magnificent formal gardens and landscaped parkland that have something to offer visitors throughout the year.
From February 2014 two additional visits are available on the Hall Place site. Jambs Owls, who are regular visitors to the farmers market have extended their premises over the Winter Period and have their visitor friendly owls, eagle owls on show at weekends. In addition the Butterfly Jungle Experience means that visitors are now able to walk amongst stunning free flying butterflies from around the world in the glasshouses too.
1st Sunday of the month
open to the public between 10am and 2pm
Venue: The Courtyard outside the Visitors Centre, Hall Place, Bourne Road, Bexley
Please Note: Dogs are not allowed on the Hall Place site. There is car parking available on site
Dates for 2021
* Sunday 3 January – POSTPONED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
* Sunday 7 February – POSTPONED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
* Sunday 7 March – POSTPONED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
* Sunday 4 April
* Sunday 2 May
* Sunday 6 June
* Sunday 4 July
* Sunday 1 August
* Sunday 5 September
* Sunday 3 October
* Sunday 7 November
* Sunday 5 December