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Greyhound Hever

Uckfield Lane, Hever, Kent TN8 7LJ

Telephone: 01732 862221

Email: info@greyhoundhever.co.uk

Web: www.greyhoundhever.co.uk

Hever Castle & Gardens

Hever TN8 7NG – 0.8 miles

A double-moated 13th century castle once home to Anne Boleyn, owned by King Henry VIII and bestowed to Anne of Cleves. Tudor manor house with mazes, lakes, and gardens restored by William Waldorf Astor.

Eden Valley Museum

Edenbridge TN8 5AR – 2.6 miles

The Eden Valley Museum is a local history museum housed within a preserved example of Kentish vernacular architecture that has been Grade II* Listed

Chiddingstone Castle

Chiddingstone TN8 7AD – 2.7 miles

Built by the Streatfeild family in the 16th century. Remodelled in the Gothic Style by William Atkinson, and by Henry Kendal. Purchased by Lord Astor in 1938. Listed buildings, orangery, lakes and a 19th century kitchen.

Penshurst Place

Penshurst TN11 8DG – 5.0 miles

14th century Manor House and gardens owned by King Henry VIII, left to his son King Edward VI. Granted to Sir William Sidney in 1552. Set in 11 acres of formal gardens. Filming location for BBC Wolf Hall.

Chartwell

Westerham TN16 1PS – 5.8 miles

For over forty years the country house at Chartwell was the home of Winston Churchill.

Groombridge Place

Groombridge TN3 9QG – 8.0 miles

Moated manor house in the village of Groombridge near Tunbridge Wells, noted for its formal gardens and vineyards.

British Wildlife Centre

Lingfield RH7 6LF – 9.3 miles

Home to the finest collection of native species in Britain, from tiny harvest mice to magnificent red deer and everything in between.

Riverhill Himalayan Gardens

Riverhill TN15 0RR – 9.4 miles

Hillside gardens with views over the Weald of Kent. Bluebell woods, rhododendrons, azaleas, alium and peony borders, fragrant roses, and acer collection.

The Pantiles

Tunbridge Wells TN2 5TD – 9.8 miles

Quaint Georgian colonnade featuring boutique shops, galleries, open-air cafés and summer jazz concerts.

Knole House

Knole Park TN16 3BB – 10.6 miles

Country house and former archbishop’s palace situated a 1,000 acre park.

Biggin Hill

Biggin Hill TN16 3BB – 11.4 miles

Take a tour of the RAF WWII Battle of Britain fighter base at Biggin Hill. Fly a Spitfire over the weald of Kent or the White Cliffs of Dover.