Scotney Castle

Scotney Castle is an English country house with formal gardens south-east of Lamberhurst in the valley of the River Bewl in Kent, England. It belongs to the National Trust. The gardens, which are a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a celebrated example of the Picturesque style, are open to the public.

Location ; Lamberhurst, Tunbridge Wells TN3 8JN, UK


View from the bedroom of the house , built by Edward Hussey III
in 1837. The house was positioned to overlook both the castle and estate. The garden was also designed and created at the same time. This meant that all the three elements: house, garden and estate would work as one in creating a perfect picturesque country home.