Come and see how the well-to-do in society built their homes in the 16th and 17th centuries. Starting at Eastbury Manor House, take in this breathtaking Elizabethan gentry house. Inside, visit the beautiful rooms and displays, explaining the history and survival of this unique treasure in Barking. You can also enjoy their tranquil walled garden with bee-boles.
After leaving Eastbury Manor, take a short car journey to Valentines Mansion and Gardens. This delightful 17th-century home has a stunning Victorian kitchen, as well as manicured gardens and the delightful Gardeners Cottage Café.