Eating & shopping

Menu boards in Mote cafe

Menu boards in Mote cafe

Mote Café

Whether you want a meal or a snack, a comforting soup or the indulgence of a homemade cake, a warming drink or an ice-cream, our licensed Café is well worth a visit. Free WIFI now available.

Shop in the old Coach House

 © (c) NTPL/David Levenson

Located next to the house, the Coach House shop is packed with a unique selection of local produce, jewellery, bags and seasonal items. Pop in and find that perfect gift for a friend or relative.

Tempting treats

A range of tempting treats, perfect for presents, lunch or afternoon tea © NT / Hannah Holohan

A range of tempting treats, perfect for presents, lunch or afternoon tea

Our selection of chutneys, relishes, jams and curds make the perfect accompaniment to lunch or dinner.  For those with a sweet tooth, we have plenty of biscuits and other sweet treats on offer too.

Interiors boutique

A selection of handmade products on sale in the shop © NT / Hannah Holohan

A selection of handmade products on sale in the shop

Our boutique stocks handmade decorative items and furnishings, including Vanessa Grape's sumptuous range of soft furnishings, Abercrombie and Stitch's wooden interior pieces and Claire's wooden garden signs.

Local products

Ightham Mote, by Mariusz Kaldowski © Mariusz Kaldowski

Ightham Mote, by Mariusz Kaldowski

Our locally produced items available in the shop include greetings cards from Mariusz Kaldowski who was inspired by our gardens, Scotney beers, Biddenden cider, sumptuous chocolates by Stas Chocolatiers and fudge by The Fudgery.

Gardener's delight

A selection of plants on sale at Ightham Mote © NT / Hannah Holohan

A selection of plants on sale at Ightham Mote

Whether you are looking for plants, a new set of gloves, some tools or decorative features such as lights or statues to add that special touch, make sure you visit the shop to see what's on offer.

Bottles of Delavals beers for the National Trust Beer Club © National Trust

Bottles of Delavals beers for the National Trust Beer Club

Join the Beer Club at the shop

Pop into the shop to buy Beer Club vouchers, either for you or as a gift.

Membership gives you the chance to choose your own case, from over 120 beers, or why not let our 'sommeliers' (beer tasters) choose for you with their 'themed' cases. All cases are delivered free, direct to your door in the UK.

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