Bateman's - National Trust

Bateman's - National Trust
East Sussex
TN19 7DS




01435 882 302


01435 882 811

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The west front and oast house at Bateman's, East Sussex.
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Jacobean house, home of Rudyard Kipling:
* Left just as he left it, reflecting the author's exotic oriental tastes
* Original illustrations for The Jungle Book, drawn by Detmold brothers
* Delightful gardens run down to the River Dudwell and a water mill
* Kipling's 1928 Phantom 1 Rolls-Royce
* Dog creche

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

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Admission charges

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Collection details


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Dinner and a Stroll

  • 16 May 2015 6-8pm

Enjoy a delicious dinner and perhaps a stroll round the garden before experiencing Bateman's as night falls. Meanwhile, the servants will be busy preparing the house ready for the Kipling family to retire for the night.

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children


All Tickets £25