Ightham Mote (pronounced ‘Item Moat’) is a wonderful medieval and Tudor manor house set in a sunken valley near Sevenoaks, Kent
Great old English Manor House
Ightham Mote, Kent. A 14th-century moated manor house preswerved by the National Trust. Described by David Starkey as 'one of the most beautiful and interesting of English country houses'.Built nearly 700 years ago, this house has seen many changes and been owned by Medieval knights, courtiers to Henry VIII and high society Victorians. The building is surrounded by peaceful gardens with an orchard, water features, lakes and woodland walks.