An Arts & Crafts family home designed by Philip Webb, friend of William Morris.
Morris & Co. interiors. Hillside garden. Woodland walks. Restaurant.
Open Mar-Oct, Daily 1000-1700, House from 1100. Nov-Feb, see website.
Bus 84 from station to Standen entrance drive shortly after Saint Hill, 34 minutes journey, then ½ mile walk to House and Garden. M-S every 2 to 2½ hours. Operated by Metrobus. Buses also operate from East Grinstead.
You may also like to visit the William Morris Gallery in Walthamstow and the Red House, his home in Bexleyheath.
Stay at Standen: National Trust Holiday cottage.
An early 15th century timber-framed house with furnished rooms containing 17th and 18th century
domestic furniture, needlework and household items. Traditional cottage garden.
Open Mar-Oct, TWThFS & BH 1030-1730, Sun 1200-1730.
Bus 84 from station to West Hoathly, 30 minutes journey. M-S every 2 to 2½ hours. Operated by Metrobus. Buses also operate from East Grinstead.
Kew's 'country garden', with plants from across the world. Walled gardens, water gardens,
wetland conservation area, woodland, lakes and ponds. Millenium Seed Bank. Restaurant and Coffee Shop.
Open Daily 1000-1800 (1630 Nov-Feb).
www.nationaltrust.org.uk and www.kew.org
Bus 272 from station to stop in Wakehurst Place car park, 25 minutes journey. M-S about every 2 hours. Return buses leave from the stop on the main road, NOT in the car park. Operated by Metrobus. Buses also operate from Haywards Heath.