Events 2024

Take a look at our Events Programme for 2024.

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Chilworth, Surrey, GU4 8NN

Chilworth Manor


WHEN: Tuesday 21 May | 10:30am-2pm

£85

Guided tour with lunch at nearby eatery

Elegant and tranquil, the peaceful garden surrounded by pasture and woodland is a little piece of heaven. Describe as simply ‘spiffing!’


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Bledlow, Bucks, HP27 9PA

The Manor House Gardens


WHEN: Thursday 23 May | 11am-3pm

£85 

Guided tour with lunch at nearby eatery.

The garden of this mid-17th century Manor House was principally created by landscape architect, Robert Adams and later advised by plantsman and designer Sean Walter. Stroll with Head Gardener Mark Thompson past the walled garden, croquet lawn, ornamental ponds, herbaceous borders and sculpture garden. Also access the Lyde Garden where the River Lyde rises.


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Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0NB

Allington Castle


WHEN: Wednesday 29 May | 10:30am-2pm

£95

Guided tour with lunch.

Allington Castle has stood on the banks of the river Medway since the 1170s. The estate is a haven of manicured lawns, formal beds, shrubberies, woodlands, semi-wild grasslands and ponds/lake. Head Gardener Adrian Waters will guide you through the gardens of this fairy tale castle with its imposing gatehouse and drum towers surrounded by a moat.


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West Sussex

A Secret Garden


WHEN: Thursday 6 June | 10am-2:30pm

SOLD OUT 

Guided tour with lunch.

This secret garden has been beautifully designed by Arne Maynard. Join Head Gardener Benjamin Pope for a tour through its formal and informal spaces woven together by topiary, hedges, ancient trees and old buildings. Border plants rub shoulders with roses and annuals and at the garden’s heart is a walled kitchen garden bursting with inspiration.


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Lechlade, GL7 3RB

Oxleaze Farm


WHEN: Tuesday 11 June | 11am-3pm

£90 

Oxleaze Farm is the epitome of a Cotswold country garden, with billowing mixed borders of perennials and roses, ponds, a bog garden, vegetable potager and decorative fruit cage, woodland garden, wild meadow, and a charming potting shed.


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Sevenoaks, TN14 6HG

The Gardens of Chevening House


WHEN: Monday 17 June | 2pm-5pm

£100

These historic gardens in the Chevening Estate comprise lawns, parterres, a maze, woodland and wildflower meadows around an ornamental lake.

 


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Charlton Musgrove, Somerset, BA9 8HN

Stavordale Priory


WHEN: Tuesday 18 June | 10:30am-2pm

SOLD OUT

Garden visit and lunch in nearby eatery.

This is a rare opportunity to experience the gardens of Sir Cameron Mackintosh’s home. These were originally designed by Georgia Langton and later influenced by the arts and crafts movement. Outdoor rooms, topiary, stone walls and gorgeous “tapestry-style” planting await. This is an incredibly romantic garden of atmosphere and great horticultural passion.


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Wotton-under- Edge, Gloucestershire, GL12 7QA

Ozleworth Park


WHEN: Wednesday 19 June | 11am-3pm

£85

Guided tour with lunch

Ozleworth Park is an historic estate, its stunning gardens and landscape have been meticulously restored to glory by the Stone Family.


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Kingston, Dorset, BH20 5LW

Encombe Estate


WHEN: Thursday 20 June | 11am-4pm

SOLD OUT

Guided tour with lunch.

This historic Encombe House and Estate is nestled within a stunning valley in the Purbeck Hills. Head Gardener Simon Hansford will guide you through its sympathetic garden designed by Tom Stuart-Smith. Large sweeping borders embrace a Temple and deep herbaceous beds follow a walled garden. Elsewhere are woodland walks, wildflower meadows and lakes with glimpses of the Jurassic Coast.


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Malvern, WR13 5AJ

Madresfield Court


WHEN: Thursday 27 June or Thursday 24 October | 10:30am-2pm

£95 each or £72.50 each if bought together

These historic formal gardens feature a Pulhamite rock garden, herbaceous border, arbour of pleached lime trees, wild garden and much more.


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Hutton Wandesley, YO26 7LL

Hutton Wandesley Walled Garden


WHEN: Tuesday 2 July | 11am-3pm

£80

Enjoy a guided tour of this tranquil walled garden follows a quadrant design influenced by original drawings dating back to 1874.


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Biddulph, ST8 7SQ

Biddulph Old Hall


WHEN: Wednesday 3 July | 10:30am-4:15pm

SOLD OUT

Enjoy the romanticism of the grounds of Biddulph Old Hall a private home, owned by Brian Vowles, with an amazing history.


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Henley on Thames, RG9 4AQ

Upper Bolney Estate


WHEN: Thursday 4 July | 10:00am-2:30pm

£120

This garden provides impressive year-round interest. Tour its series of garden rooms and terraces which surround the house.


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County Durham, TS22 5NF

Wynyard Hall


WHEN: Tuesday 9 July | 10:30am-3pm

£95

Guided tour with lunch

Tour Wynyard Hall’s meticulously curated garden and woodland walk – a tranquil escape and haven of serenity.


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East End, Hampshire, RG20 0AA

Malverleys


WHEN: Wednesday 17 July | 10:30am-3pm 

£85

Guided tour with lunch

Enjoy exploring the fabulous English flower garden, planted terraces, long borders, stumpery and topiary meadow of this country estate.


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Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3LW

Rhodds Farm


WHEN: Tuesday 23 July | 11am-3pm

£95

Guided tour with lunch

Rhodds Farm has an extensive range of trees, shrubs, roses and perennials, a wild-flower meadow, gravel and formal gardens, and much more.


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Worcestershire, DY10 4HD & DY10 4BG

Whitlenge Gardens & Stone House Cottage Nursery


WHEN: Wednesday 31 July | 11am-4pm

£80

Guided tour with lunch

Enjoy the contrast between a magical kingdom that brings fairytales to life, and a more formal garden offering seasonal shrubs, trees and a show garden.


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