We look forward to welcoming you to Fullers Mill Garden soon. Listed below are some local attractions to help you make the most of your trip to our corner of Suffolk

Other gardens & attractions

Lackford Lakes

Lackford Lakes

Lackford Lakes, managed by Suffolk Wildlife Trust, lies beside the River Lark, created from former gravel pits. A wonderfully diverse reserve with meadows, woodland, reedbeds and streams. The Visitor Centre is open from 1 November to 31 March, Wednesday – Sunday and on Bank Holidays – 10am to 4pm. And 1 April to 31 October, 10am to 5pm. The reserve and hide network are open from dawn to dusk every day.

Hedgehog Plants

We are a husband and wife run, award-winning nursery based in Risby, just outside Bury St. Edmunds.

For us, plants aren’t just our work, they are also our passion. Particularly shrubs and shade-loving perennials. Our epimedium display in spring is truly a sight to behold.

Whilst we grow a lot of plants that may be new to some people, we also grow a range of tried & tested garden favourites and for indoors we also have a selection of house plants.

The Bressingham Gardens

The Bressingham GardensThe Bressingham Gardens are six distinct gardens totalling over 17 acres (6 hectares) in Bressingham, Norfolk.

The nursery plants are available to purchase. The majority coming from the gardens, propagated by seed, cutting and root division. 

Wyken Hall, Vineyards & The Leaping Hare

Wyken Hall, Vineyards & The Leaping HareThe 4 acre garden at Wyken Hall, created by Sir Kenneth and Lady Carla Carlisle over the past 30 years, nestles around the old manor house that sits at the heart of this Suffolk estate. The fine dining restaurant, The Leaping Hare, sits on the Estate and the vineyards can be reached by a short walk from the restaurant.

The Plantsman’s Preference

The Plantsman's PreferenceThe Plantsman’s preference sells an extensive range of hardy Geraniums and ornamental grasses as well as many new, rare and unusual perennials (particularly those suitable for shade). Undoubtedly offering the largest collection of hardy Geraniums for sale in the UK, with 200 different varieties throughout the year.

 Anglo Saxon Village, West Stow

Anglo Saxon Village, West StowWhat was it like in early Anglo-Saxon times? Perhaps we will never really know but at West Stow Anglo Saxon Village you can walk in the footsteps of our ancestors, explore their homes and see the evidence for yourself – then make up your own mind.

Wideham Farm Equestrian Centre

Wideham Farm Equestrian CentreWideham Farm hosts a new purpose-built facility incorporating the old re-built barn and stables. The 47 acres offers wonderful hacking in the forest year round, with direct access to Kings Forest and Icknield Way. Subsequently there is no road riding!

Places to stay

West Stow Hall

West Stow HallWest Stow Hall is an historic 16th century privately run bed and breakfast with 2 en-suite bedrooms and a family suite, available to guests. The Hall also offers a self contained studio in the grounds of the hall which is available to rent. Situated in the heart of Suffolk, close to Bury St Edmunds, with 6 acres of tranquil woods, streams and gardens, West Stow Hall is a perfect place for relaxing after exploring the lovely towns and villages of Suffolk and Norfolk.

Flempton Forge – Holiday Cottage

Flempton Forge - Holiday CottageSituated in the village of Flempton in the lovely Lark Valley this beautifully converted 18th century forge is available to rent. Flempton Forge has been sensitively restored presenting a lovely one bedroom, fully self-contained holiday cottage with private garden and secure parking.

West Stow Pods

West Stow PodsThe West Stow Pods are situated within a mature woodland setting which is home to a heathly and diversified wildlife. Within the immediate vicinity there are numerous walks and tracks along the River Lark, Culford and Lackford Lakes and a variety of forest walks within the Kings Forest.

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