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Jacobean house, home of Rudyard Kipling

Bateman's Lane, Burwash, East Sussex, TN19 7DS

A landscape photo. In the foreground there is a water feature and a rose garden that is yet to bloom. In the background is a house and gardens. The sky is blue.

Planning your visit

A female toddler in a blue woolly hat and white raincoat handling leaves

Family visit to Bateman's 

Planning a day out with family? You'll find space to play in the Bateman's garden and family trails and activities throughout the year.

Enjoying a walk around the grounds

Visiting Bateman's with your dog 

Find out about bringing your dog to Bateman’s where you can explore the beautiful grounds of Rudyard Kipling's former home together. Bateman's is a two pawprint rated place.

Sandstone Jacobean house and garden with lawn and trees in leaf

Group visits to Bateman's 

Bring your group and discover what is so special about Bateman’s – once home to Rudyard Kipling, with its pretty secluded garden, 13th-century watermill and acres of countryside.


Bateman's map 

Take a look at the map of Bateman's to help plan your visit.

Visitors descending a path through the Rock Garden at Cragside, Northumberland


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