A Grade ll listed house with extensive landscaped gardens, gifted for the use and enjoyment of the people by Henry Charles 'Inky' Stephens of the Stephens' Ink Company.

Events - all proceeds go towards the upkeep of The Gardens

Inkys Supper Club

Thu 21st Nov

18.30 – 21.30

Le Beaujolais nouveau est arrivé!

Our season of supper events in the atmospheric Inky’s Stables Café continues on a French theme, celebrating Beaujolais Nouveau Day. Sample the new batch and other Beaujolais’, complemented by French cheese tasting and a boeuf bourguignon (vegetarian option provided)

Not forgetting an all things French quiz, with a special prize for the winner.

Tickets £22 per person.  Booking essential

Please note we will contact you before the event for any dietary requirements

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Shared Reading

Try Shared Reading

10.30 – 12.00  Every Monday  up to 16th December

Shared Reading groups are a place to relax, make new friends and share stories. Just drop in and enjoy listening to a great story or poem – no pressure to talk or read

Everyone is welcome.

Refreshments will be provided and it’s free! No need to bring anything.

Held in the visitor centre 

 

Free event

Introduction to Hatha Yoga

Tuesday mornings 9.30-10.30

Until  10 Dec

£10 per Session

This regular 1 hour session , will give you an introduction into some basic yoga poses. Concentrating on healthy alignment and breathing to help you to improve your posture, core strength, flexibility and general wellbeing. Instruction in meditation and relaxation will naturally be incorporated into these friendly group sessions. 

Instructor Paul Salman has been practicing yoga for over 25 years and has been a registered teacher for 12 years. 

Please call or text Paul on 07768353108 re booking or if you have any queries.

Sessions take place in the Main House. All proceeds from the sessions donated to the support the House & Gardens.

 

Winter Watercolour Card Making Workshop

Sun 1st Dec

10.30 - 15.30

Celebrate the season and have fun learning watercolour techniques. Using a seasonal theme, we will make a collection of small paintings and holiday cards.

Suitable for adults age 17+ all levels welcome

Tickets £40.00 Materials not included (list available with booking)

For booking and info: email: artcurator@stephenshouseandgardens.com

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Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 8th Dec

Sunday is lunch served in the house from 12:00 to 15:00.

The house is open 12:00 - 16:00. and the bar is open

Booking for lunch recommended, please call 020 8346 7812, option 1, or pop in at the house.

Get Cracking

Sun 8th Dec

Drop in workshop

11.30 – 13.00 & 14.00-15.30

Make a traditional Christmas cracker, write your letter to Father Christmas with one of our quills and seal it with wax.

Materials provided to make the cracker. Bring along a small gift to put in your cracker if you like.

£1 per child per cracker

No booking necessary

Inky’s Supper Club

Thu 12th Dec

18.30 – 21.30

Tis the Season of Fizziness

Taste 3 exciting fizzes  to tantalize the palette, seasonal nibbles and a tasty array of winter dishes not forgetting an all things Fizz quiz with a special prize for the winner.  

Additional Fizz available to buy by the glass or bottle (Bar also open for wine and beer)

Tickets £22 per person. Booking essential

Please note we will contact you before the event for any dietary requirements

 

 

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Winter Lights

Sat 14th Dec

16.30 – 19.00 

Come and take Christmassy walk around the lit up gardens

Cafe open so try some yummy hot chocolate or mulled wine

Entry £3 per person/child (under 2 years free) - ENTRANCE VIA STEPHENS GATE ON EAST END ROAD ONLY.   LAST ADMISSION 18.30

Booking recommended

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Christmas Lunch in the House

Sun 15th Dec

Traditional Christmas Lunch served in the House.

Served 12pm-3pm.

Booking essential please call 020 8346 7812, option 1, or pop in at the house. 

Deposit required to secure all bookings

Vegetarian, fish and non Turkey options available. Follow the link for the menu

Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 12th Jan

Sunday is lunch served in the house from 12:00 to 15:00.

The house is open 12:00 - 16:00. and the bar is open

Booking for lunch recommended, please call 020 8346 7812, option 1, or pop in at the house.

 

Inky’s Supper Club

Thu 23rd Jan

Whisky Galore!

Fair fa' your honest, sonsie face, Great chieftain o the puddin'-race!

Celebrate Burns Night with 3 whiskies to taste, Haggis, neeps and tatties and Cranachan dessert,

Vegetarian options available

Tickets £22 per person.  Booking essential

Please note we will contact you before the event for any dietary requirements

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Colour Mixing Workshop

Sun 26th Jan

10.30 - 15.30

Colour mixing is an essential skill for a painter. Using a limited watercolour palette, we will learn how to mix a wide range of colours. This will include making the brightest and cleanest of mixes as well as mixing traditional colours to create more muted earth tones. 

Through a series of fun and practical exercises you will explore colour harmony, contrast and temperature, and discover how colours can enhance one another. These techniques can be applied to any media.

Suitable for adults age 17+ all levels

Tickets £40.00 Materials not included (list available with booking)

For booking and info: email: artcurator@stephenshouseandgardens.com

Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 9th Feb

Sunday is lunch served in the house from 12:00 to 15:00.

The house is open 12:00 - 16:00. and the bar is open

Booking for lunch recommended, please call 020 8346 7812, option 1, or pop in at the house.

 

Quiz Night

Thu 13th Feb

Come and pit your wits against our resident quizmaster.

Starts at 19.30

Tickets cost £15.00  including Supper (Cash bar.)

Telephone 020 8346 7812 to reserve a ticket.

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17 East End Road,
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