Spend a memorable afternoon at the famous TV location Cobham Hall with an opportunity to tour the brick mansion of Cobham Hall and a tour of the Darnley Mausoleum.
- 28 Mar 2016
1584 brick mansion (open for tours) and parkland of historical importance, now a boarding and day school for girls. Some herbaceous borders, formal parterres, drifts of daffodils, C17 garden walls, yew hedges and lime avenue. Humphry Repton designed 50 hectares of park, most garden follies restored in 2009.
Combined with tours to the Darnley Mausoleum. Film location for BBC’s Bleak House series and films by MGM and Universal. ITV serial The Great Fire. CBBC filmed serial 1 & 2 of Hetty Feather.
Admission £2.50, children free. Home-made teas in the Gilt Hall.
For other opening times and information, please phone 01474 823371 or visit www.cobhamhall.com.
Gravel and slab paths through gardens. Land uneven, many slopes. Stairs and steps in Main Hall. Please call in advance to ensure assistance.
3m W of Rochester, 8m E of M25 J2. Ignore SatNav directions to Lodge Lane. Entrance drive is off Brewers Rd, 50 metres E from Cobham/Shorne A2 junction.