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Chiddingstone Castle is an impressive Historic House filled with exotic treasures in an idyllic country setting - home of the late antiquarian Denys Bower and formerly the Streatfeild family since the 17th Century - now a visitor attraction and an award-winning wedding venue.

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Weddings & Venue Hire

Chiddingstone Castle is the perfect setting for an exclusive wedding or private party.

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The Collections

Chiddingstone Castle was the home of Denys Eyre Bower between 1955 and 1977. Denys was a gifted collector who devoted his life to collecting art and antiques, many of which are on display.
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Chiddingstone Castle Wedding Fair

Chiddingstone Castle Wedding Fair

The annual Chiddingstone Castle Wedding Fair is to be held on Sunday 19 March - you are invited to visit us to learn more about our exclusive weddings at the Castle, see our beautiful marquee erected in the grounds, meet our selected specialist suppliers, enjoy live...

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Chiddingstone Castle Literary Festival

Chiddingstone Castle Literary Festival

The programme for the 2017 Chiddingstone Castle Literary Festival (in association with Brooks Macdonald) is ready and printed - and wow is it exciting!  Click HERE for a look at the programme itself or visit our Literary Festival page to learn more about what's in...

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Chiddingstone Castle wins major Tourism Award

Chiddingstone Castle wins major Tourism Award

Chiddingstone Castle is incredibly proud to have been awarded a coveted Silver in the Small Visitor Attraction of the Year category at The Tourism South East Beautiful South Awards 2016. Held at the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton on 24 November,...

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Gift ideas from Chiddingstone Castle

Gift ideas from Chiddingstone Castle

Short of an idea for a unique gift?  Or just fancy giving someone a treat?  What better gift than a personalised gift voucher to Chiddingstone Castle?  Gift vouchers are available for Admission to the Castle (£9.50 per person); Cream Tea in the Tea Room (£6.50 per...

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Chiddingstone Castle - An Englishman’s home…

Chiddingstone Castle is an impressive Historic House filled with exotic treasures in an idyllic country setting – home of the late antiquarian Denys Bower and formerly the Streatfeild family since the 17th Century – now a visitor attraction and an award-winning wedding venue.

The Collections

Chiddingstone Castle Collections

The Castle was the home of Denys Eyre Bower between 1955 and 1977. He devoted his life to collecting the art and antiques on display.

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Venue Hire

Chiddingstone Castle Collections

For weddings and functions we close the grounds allowing us to offer exclusive use of our venue throughout the day.

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What’s On & Visit Us

Chiddingstone Castle Collections

Chiddingstone Castle is open to the public during the season and, we also have a series of great public events throughout the year.

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Fishing at Chiddingstone Castle

One of the many unspoilt features of the castle is our lake. Covering approximately 3.5 acres, the lake is naturally stocked with original wild Carp, Bream and Perch. If you would like to buy a day permit or find out more click below.

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