Opening Dates for 2018

20th March to 16 September 2018
We are open bank holiday Mondays
The Tea Room will open at 1pm and close at 5.30pm
The Gardens will open at 1pm and close at 6pm with last entry being at 5.00pm
The House will open at 2pm and close at 5pm with last entry being at 4.30pm

National Garden Scheme Days 2018

Monday 7th May 2018
Monday 27th August 2018


Entrance to Ascott House and 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 Gardens Scheme Charities.
The House will be closed on both National Gardens Scheme Days.

House & Gardens

Adult : £10.50 Child: £5.25

Gardens Only

Adult £6.00 Child: £3.00


Group visits (15 visitors or more) are welcome by appointment only. For more information please complete the Group Enquiry Form or telephone 01296 688242 / 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.