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.

Getting around

With 10 acres of glorious gardens in the heart of Finchley there is plenty to do and see here at Stephens House & Gardens.


There are entrances at the four corners of the gardens; the Avenue Gate (To the NW), the Sylvan Gate to the NE, the Main Gate located in the SW and Holmwood Gate to the SE. All entrances lead directly into the gardens. 

Points of Interest

There are specific areas of the gardens that are considered a must see, these include: the pond and cascade located on the lower green, the playground located on the upper green, the Bothy Gardens, open every day during July, are located toward the East and the Water Tower located to the South East.


There are maps located throughout the gardens which will direct you to the different areas of interest.

Home of 'Inky' Stephens

17 East End Road,
Finchley, London N3 3QE
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