Ightham Mote, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote, Ivy Hatch, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0NT View on map

Moated manor house covering nearly 700 years of history from medieval times to 1960s. Visitor route includes Tudor Chapel, Billiards Room, Drawing Room, apartments of Charles Henry Robinson, the American donor of Ightham Mote to the National Trust. Grade I listed dog kennel in the courtyard and Mote Cottages. Interpretation displays and special exhibition featuring conservation in action.

Opening Arrangements

March - October: daily Dec: daily

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £15.85 - giftaided
  • Child: £7.95 - giftaided (5-17)
  • Other Charges: £39.60 family - giftaided


6 miles east of Sevenoaks, off A25 and 2½ miles south of Ightham off A227. Rail: Borough Green and Wrotham (3½ miles). Bus: New Enterprise 222 Tunbridge Wells - Borough Green, alight Fairlawne, thence ½ mile footpath walk; Southlands 404 from Sevenoaks, alight Ivy Hatch, ¾ mile.

Parking Spaces


Disabled access available from visitor centre