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.

Opening Hours

Entrance to the gardens is free of charge. Access to the house is by arrangement.


The gardens are open during the hours of daylight
which vary throughout the year.

 Until further Notice: 07:00 - 1830

There will be changes to gate access from 0700 on 27 June 2016. The Holmwood Gate onto East End Road will reopen as will the Terrace gate next to the House. There will be no access from East End Road via the Stable Yard, this will be closed until further notice to commence works on the buildings.

To enable us to keep the gardens open please respect the rules, notices and restricted areas.  We ask that children are supervised at all times.

Stephens Collection

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 14:00 - 16:30 also Opn Sundays

The House

House viewing by arrangement only contact us or fill out a venue hire enquiry form.  Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

The Bothy Gardens

Our core hours are 10:00 - 13:00 on a Friday but can be open outside of these hours on an as and when basis. These are subject to the weather.

Home of 'Inky' Stephens

17 East End Road,
Finchley, London N3 3QE
T +44(0)20 8346 7812
F No fax available
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