Welcome to Boldshaves, a private estate and family home with lovingly restored garden complementing the Arts & Crafts house, surrounded by ancient woodland deep in the Kent countryside.

Garden Opening Times for 2021 Garden Opening Times for 2021 The gardens are open every day of the week in season (including Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays) from 2-6pm. In 2021 the season runs from Monday 22 March to Friday 15 October. Entrance £5, and free for children under 14 years old. The Tea House will normally open daily from 2 to 6 pm. CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION

Things to see and do at Boldshaves

The Barn

The 18th Century Barn is also available to hire for receptions, corporate events or ‘awaydays’, private parties, wellness and yoga retreats, concerts, exhibitions, and small...

Fischer’s Cottage

Fischer’s Cottage is a self-contained cottage standing in its own garden set on the edge of the woodland at Boldshaves and approached down its own private drive. It is available to rent throughout ...

Strawberry and cream eclairs

The Cliff Tea House

The Tea House is open from 2-6pm whenever the garden is open. The Cliff Tea House offers visitors to the garden freshly made teas, coffees, cold drinks and a selection of delicious, home-made...

Events

Several events take place at Boldshaves during the year, from National Garden Scheme open days, to spring walks in the woods to hear the nightingales sing. Boldshaves also hosts the annual Wealden ...