Valentines Mansion & Gardens, Ilford

4.4
#2 of 6 in Parks in Ilford
Garden · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
Discover a beautiful country house and gardens in the heart of Ilford. Visit the recreated Victorian kitchen and Georgian rooms, with gorgeous views over surrounding parkland. Enjoy contemporary art exhibitions and installations. Explore the stunning historic gardens. Bring the whole family for hands-on games, activities and discovery trails. FREE ENTRY.

Hire the Mansion...Valentines Mansion is a truly unique venue in a beautiful setting. With its elegant period rooms, grand staircase and enchanting walled gardens, this Grade II* listed building, is perfect for a whole host of functions, from weddings and celebrations to corporate events.

The Mansion and its rooms can be hired either individually or exclusively and we work with a fine selection of caterers to ensure a first-class experience for you and your guests. Call us on 020 8708 8100 to find out more.

Valentines Mansion Opening Times:

The Office is open everyday between 9am-5pm to take enquiries. Please call us to book your viewing on 020 8708 8100.

Valentines Mansion is open to the public with free entry on Tuesdays and Sundays, 11am-3pm, as well as Bank Holiday Mondays 11am-3pm and School Holidays (Monday-Wednesday) 11am-3pm.
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  • This grade ll listed building is over 300 years old and is only a 5 minute walk away from Gants Hill tube station and there are numerous buses which stop just outside the park, but I had never been...  more »
  • Recently restored in the middle of Valentines Park, the Mansion is small but interesting. It is surrounded by lovely gardens where you can just sit and enjoy the ambience. It also has a lovely cafe....  more »
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  • The gardens are amazing and well kept. The mansion, sadly, is just OK if you're lucky enough to find it open for a visit. They should've made a better effort to preserve its historic identity rather than transform it into a wedding venue for hire.
  • Great day out enjoyed both house and Gardens staff very friendly, helpful and informative. Lovely home cooked lunch in Gardeners Cottage Cafe Thank you
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