The Hermitage, Carshalton House

The Hermitage, Carshalton House, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3PS View on map

Grade II* listed garden folly, one of three in an historic landscape garden. This was designed by Charles Bridgeman for John Fellows c1716. It is built into the hillside situated on the south side of the mid - 18th century lake. The façade is stone and is designed in a classical manner.


Opening Arrangements

Sundays 2:30pm - 5pm 6 May - 23 September Other times: See website and by prior arrangement.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £3.00
  • Child: Free (up to 16 yrs)


Off of Pound Street, part of the A232 between Sutton and Croydon. Rail: Carshalton (5 minutes walk). Regular trains from various mainline stations including Victoria, Clapham Junction, Sutton, Wimbledon, Epsom and Dorking. Bus: routes 27, 157 to Carshalton.

Parking Spaces


Public car parks in Carshalton Village.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes