Farmers Market Re Opened on Sunday 2nd August
The entrance to Hall Place Bexley site opened to the public again in mid July 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.
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 will take place on the grassed area alongside the Courtyard which allows the stalls to be spaced slightly further apart. There will be an entrance and exit location for the market. Many of the stallholders will be taking contactless payments and ordering in advance for collection on the day of the market is also offered.
Stalls attending the 6th September farmers market:
Whitegates Farm and Nursery – local seasonal fruit/veg
Gourmet Sausage Maker – hand made sausages
Nuts 4 Honey – honey with a twist
Bexley Brewery – locally brewed beers
Mc Carthys – Artisan Bread
Tony Cheese – cheeses
Olive Man – olives and baklava
Sweet Pea Bakery – home made cakes
Botterells Fish – locally caught fish
My Farmers Market – Jams, Marmalades and Chutneys
Paynes Nursery – plants and hanging baskets
Guest Stall – Proper Tea Company – different loose tea and tea making equipment
St Apple Hurst Roast should be back for the September farmers market
V J Game should be back at the farmers market in September.
In the meantime 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 : email@example.com
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
St Apple Hurst Roast are offering on line ordering for their coffee – please take a look at their website: www.stapplehurst.com
Thank you for your support
Sandra – Saturday 29th August 2020
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 2020
* Sunday 5 January
* Sunday 2 February
* Sunday 1 March
*Sunday 5 April – POSTPONED
* Sunday 3 May – POSTPONED
* Sunday 7 June – POSTPONED
* Sunday 5 July – POSTPONED
* Sunday 2 August
* Sunday 6 September
* Sunday 4 October
* Sunday 1 November
* Sunday 6 December