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 keeping the Gardens open for all to enjoy

Renaissance

Thu 17th Sep - Sun 20th Sep

19.30

Matinees Sat 19th & Sun 20th Sept 2.30pm

Theatre in the Bothy Gardens

Haydn Gwynne leads a cast of star actors in this new comedy about the art of power and the power of art.

Join Cesare Borgia, Niccolò Machiavelli and Leonardo da Vinci... as the Prince becomes an Arist, the Politician becomes a Prince, and the Artist goes into politics!

Tickets £18  Under 18's £15

Booking essential - Seating set at social distance - FOR EVENINGS PERFORMANCES PLEASE ENTER VIA GATE OPPOSITE HOLMWOOD ROAD

POST SHOW HIGH TEA AVAILABLE SUNDAY 20TH PLEASE SEE BELOW

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High Tea on the Terrace

Sun 20th Sep

Served 15.00 - 18.00 

A traditional English Tea  - with a glass of prosecco on arrival

Selection of finger sandwiches, home baked  scones, pastries and cakes 

Bar open

£22 per person Booking essential - booking is in half hour time slots please select required time

Allergy aware please contact catering@stephenshouseandgardens.com regarding allergys or Veggie options

Please note if the weather is inclement this event will be moved inside the house under social distancing protocols

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Briefly IN-TRANSIT

Fri 18th Sep - Sun 27th Sep

 A sculpture trail specially created for Stephens House & Gardens.

10 artists have come together to create a series of artworks which acknowledge the complexity and simplicity of these transitory times.

Follow the trail around the grounds starting with the Garden’s permanent sculpture, of the comedian Spike Milligan and ending on Monkey Hill. Explore these ephemeral artworks and take the opportunity for wandering as an open-air experience.

With live actions & interventions 19th & 26th September

Download a trail map or pick one up at the at the Cafe gate

Supported by Arts Council England

Please note rule of six and social distancing in operation

Free event

Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 27th Sep

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

Terrace tables available (weather permitting)

Booking for lunch essential please email info@stephenshouseandgardens.com   giving number of guests and time required and a contact phone number

or call 020 8346 7812, option 1,

 

Nuestra Singers in the Bothy Gardens

Sun 27th Sep

15.00

Live music has returned at last!

Join London’s most exciting new vocal group, Nuestra Singers, in the beautiful Bothy Gardens for a special afternoon performance of choral favourites.

Featuring the music of Bruckner, Fauré, Lotti, Rachmaninov and more, plus a live performance of Eric Whitacre’s Lux Aurumque, which the Singers recorded in lockdown by candlelight to much acclaim. 

In a safe and socially distanced setting, Nuestra Singers offer an escape into beautiful music in beautiful surroundings.

Conductor: Ben Palmer        Accompanist: Alberto Brigandi

Tickets £12 Booking Essential

Follow the link below to watch the groups lockdown video

https://www.facebook.com/100943985019799/posts/119217999859064/?vh=e&d=n

SUNDAY LUNCH IS AVAILABLE IN THE HOUSE - PLEASE SEE ABOVE

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Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 11th Oct

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

Booking for lunch essential please email info@stephenshouseandgardens.com   giving number of guests and time required and a contact phone number

or call 020 8346 7812, option 1,

Halloween in the Gardens

Sat 31st Oct

Entrance from 5pm - Closes at 7.30pm

Visit the  Spine Chilling Cellars,  join our  Spooky Garden Spectre  Hunt and marvel at the moves of the Fire Artist

Cafe Open 

Remember to bring your torch and pen for your hunt

Tickets £7 (Children under two years free)  

Booking Essential - No on the Day Sales

Social distancing and queuing  in operation in the cellars 

(image courtesy of Steve Somerset)

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Home of 'Inky' Stephens

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