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Arts and Crafts family home with Morris & Co. interiors, set in a beautiful hillside garden
Late Victorian family home and garden brought vividly to life in this gem of the Arts & Crafts Movement.
Standen is hidden at the end of a quiet Sussex lane with breathtaking views over the High Weald and Weirwood Reservoir. The design of the house is a monument to the combined genius of architect Philip Webb and his friend William Morris. All the big names of the Arts & Crafts period are represented in the house interiors, including ceramics by William De Morgan and metalwork by W. A. S. Benson.
The 12 acre Arts & Crafts inspired hillside gardens provides year round interest and in undergoing restoration to the 1920s heyday provide year-round interest;
Every Fri, Sat, Sun 30 Nov - 22 Dec 4.30pm - 7pm (last entry 6.30pm)
Adults £6, children £3, family £15 (including NT Members)
For a festive family adventure, explore our gardens magically transformed by thousands of lights to the music of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker. Cafe and shop open for seasonal treats and late night shopping. Please be aware the route includes a number of steps and uneven paths.
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Visit during our Garden of Lights event and enter our competition to win two tickets to see Peter Wright’s classic production of The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House, London on Wednesday 15 January at 7.30pm.
Enjoy the autumn colour in our garden, woodland and across to the Ashdown Forest from vantage points all around the garden.
See the work underway to open new views and extend the kitchen garden as part of our project to recreate the arts and crafts inspired garden of the 1920s