A Grade ll listed house with extensive landscaped gardens, gifted for the use and enjoyment of the people by Henry Charles 'Inky' Stephens of the Stephens' Ink Company.

Opening Hours

Entrance to the gardens is free of charge. Access to the house is by arrangement.

For guided tours see



Opening Hours:  Throughout June 2020 the gardens are open 10.00 until 16.00




June Opening

Open 10.00 until 16.00 Daily

Weather permitting

Take Away only during June with Socially Distanced Outdoor Seating


The House - Rooms for Hire

House viewing by arrangement only contact us or fill out a venue hire enquiry form.  Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

The Bothy Gardens

Our core hours are 10:00 - 13:00 on  Friday mornings and the second Sunday of the Month 13.00 - 16.00   Feb -  Oct.  Please check the events page for special openings and events

Opening is subject to the weather.


Home of 'Inky' Stephens

17 East End Road,
Finchley, London N3 3QE
T +44(0)20 8346 7812
F No fax available
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