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Type:Historic House / Palace

Mapleton Road, Westerham, Kent, TN16 1PS

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Chartwell was the family home of Sir Winston Churchill from 1924 until the end of his life and remains much as it was when he lived there. The principle rooms of the house are shown largely as they were in Chartwell's heyday - the 1920s and 30s - and contain personal memorabilia, books and family photographs.
The beautiful terraced gardens command breathtaking views over the Weald of Kent and visitor can see the newly-restored and productive kitchen garden. The gardens also contain the lakes Sir Winston created and Lady Churchill's Rose Garden. Many of Churchill's paintings can be seen in the garden studio.

The National Trust has a variety of holiday cottages to rent dotted around the county. For full details, go to

Guide Prices

House, Studio: Adult £13.80, Child £6.90, Family £34.50.


Road Directions

Two miles south of Westerham. Fork left off B2026.

Accessible by Public Transport: Edenbridge station is 4 miles away.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Payment Methods

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


Opening Times

* The studio is closed in January for conservation cleaning.


  • Other Awards National Trust 2017

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