Scotney Castle

Important notice -

Restricted access to the garden until the end of October, due to a path upgrade project. The garden will be inaccessible for wheelchair users on 10 & 11 October, and the week of the 17 October. Please call the property for further details.

Country house, romantic garden, 14th century moated castle - all in a beautiful wooded estate

Scotney Castle

Things to see and do

Scotney Castle

What's on 

Scotney Castle

Eating and shopping

Scotney Castle

History

Edwards Hussey III and his family on the Bastion at Scotney Castle

Discover our past 

Scotney Castle has a long and rich history dating from 1137 and holds some interesting stories about the last inhabitants of the castle, the Hussey family, as well as a former Prime Minister too.

Scotney Castle

Our work

The inside of a trunk full of handwritten letters

Our latest project  

Find out how our collection is inspiring our writer in residence to write his first graphic fiction novel.