Monk's House

Leonard and Virginia Woolf's 17th-century country retreat

Monk's House

Things to see and do

Monk's House

Our work


Here's a little about us.....

Here's a little introduction to some of the many stories told at Monk's House.

Monk's House

What's on 

Upcoming events

Garden Tour

Fri 06 May 2016
Join our gardener on a guided tour.

Readings in the Garden

Sat 07 May 2016
Join Larry Yates for readings in the garden and hear some of Virginia's Woolf's most famous words in situ.

Writing in Virginia Woolf's Garden

Fri 13 May 2016
Why not soak up a little inspiration from the garden that was so influential on the work of Virginia Woolf on this exclusive writer's morning.

Recollections of a Gardener's Daughter

Thu 19 May 2016
Just what was Monk's House garden like in the days of the Woolfs?

Mono-printing Workshop

Sat 21 May 2016
Taking inspiration from the garden at Monk's House and try your hand at Mono-printing.

Floral Photography Workshop: Spring Blossom

Wed 25 May 2016
Learn how to capture that perfect photo in the beautiful garden at Monk's House
Monk's House

Get involved

A volunteer gardener works on pruning

Volunteer with us 

Find out about the kind of volunteering opportunities we have on offer, from gardening to guiding. Don't worry if you don't feel you have the skills required as full training will be provided.

Monk's House


a group visit

Group Visits to Monk's House 

Why not get in touch and arrange a day out at Monk's House for your group. We can make sure you have the perfect day.

Monk's House

Places to stay

Set in the garden of Virginia Woolf's country retreat, Monks House Studio is a calming space

Linger a little longer 

Why not extend your stay for a few nights in our garden studio holiday cottage?