Visiting the Water Tower
Visit Carshalton Water Tower to see for yourself this impressive building with the 18th century sunken bath, the remains of the restored water wheel and the view from the roof looking out over the grounds of Carshalton House and the surrounding area.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation we are unable to confirm our opening dates for 2021 at this time. Please check back or visit our Facebook Page to be kept updated.
Usually the Tower opens on Sunday Afternoons after Easter until the end of September. This is subject to volunteers being available.
Water Tower Admission:
Adults £2, Children free
In addition to the Tower, The Hermitage is open on the first and third Sunday of each month from May to September. First Opening date to be confirmed.
Hemitage admission (guided tour)
Adults £1, Children go free
N.B this is in addition to the Water Tower Entry Charge.
Please note; maintenance / restoration works may sometimes limit public access.
Information on any work which might be in progress will be posted on our homepage and Facebook.
If you require wheelchair access please contact the Friend's secretary, Mrs Julia Gertz, at least one day before your proposed visit as it will be necessary to access the site by an alternative route than West Street, which is a stepped entrance.
Once in the grounds there is a ramp into the Water Tower via the Saloon. There is a toilet in the Water Tower that is suitable for wheelchair users.
If you have any other questions regarding accessibility or access please phone in advance.