Opening Dates for 2017

21st March - 17th September 2017
We are open Bank Holiday Mondays

The Tea Room will open at 1pm and close at 5.30pm

The Gardens will open at 2pm and close at 6pm

The House will open at 2pm and close at 5pm with last entry at 4:30pm

National Garden Scheme Days 2017

Ascott Gardens will be open in aid of the National Garden Scheme on Monday 1st May 2017 and Monday 28th August 2017.


Entrance to Ascott House & Gardens is free for National Trust members with the exception of National Gardens Scheme days, when members will be expected to pay £5.00 per person to the National Garden Scheme Charities.

The House will be closed on both NGS Day

House & Gardens

Adult: £10.00 Child: £5.00 (16 years and under)

Gardens Only

Adult: £5.00 Child: £2.50


Large group visits are welcome by appointment only. For more information please call 01296 688242 or email

Vehicular Access

The entrance to Ascott House & Gardens is signposted off the A418; Visitor Entrance for users of satnav the postal code is LU7 0PP.

Registered drivers with disabilities

There are designated spaces for vehicles of registered drivers within the car park.

Accessibility to the house and gardens

There two small steps in the house and there is a ramp available for wheelchair users. If you have restrictions or need any other advice with regard to access to Ascott House & Gardens please contact us prior to your visit.

There are a few steep slopes in the gardens, however many of the paths are level and provide stunning views over the Aylesbury Vale. All visitors using the paths and grounds are asked to take care and wear the appropriate footwear.

Visitor Lavatories

Please note that the toilets are located within the Gate Lodge car park and the Tea Room.


Only assistance dogs are permitted within the House and Gardens.