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Woodland, public park and heritage

A parkland with wild flower meadows, pear and apple orchards is planned for the site. The woodland will be managed and paths with enable access to the various activities that are being planned. The dry dock and canal boat basins will be restored to their original function.

Cafe, shop, events and hosting

Riverside House are planning a top quality cafe/restaurant and a locally sourced craft and produce shop. Additionally we intend to host artistic events and freelance practitioners will be able to hire rooms and spaces.

Craft demonstrations and classes

We plan to host crafts people and activities that are congruent to the heritage of Riverside House, executed in as traditional a way as possible. We intend to hold classes and demonstrations in activities such as blacksmithing, metal casting and basket making.