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Map key

  1. Sheltered Wood, carpeted with snowdrops & aconites in early spring.
  2. Terrace Garden.
  3. Magnificent Silver Fir (Abies caphalonica). Biggest of its type in the British Isles.
  4. Elizabethen Knot Garden & Wild Flower Spiral Garden.
  5. Children’s Garden.
  6. Start of Rose Walk with over 200 old fashioned roses.
  7. Rose Avenue.
  8. Herbaceous border around the upper lawn.
  9. Summer House.
  10. Lob’s Wood with Stumpery.
  11. Stunning views of Dacre Beck & across the fields to Little Mell Fell in the distance.
  12. Herbaceous border – colour themed.
  13. 16th Century Apple House.
  14. Herbaceous border around the upper lawn.
  15. The Orange border.
  16. Avenue of clipped Hollies.
  17. Cross Border Walk with pots and new yew hedge to mark the Queen’s golden jubilee.
  18. Down the steps to the Low Garden.
  19. Blue Himlayan Poppies.
  20. Semi-wild garden, pond and the Giantess Sculpture and Dacre Beck.

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Please visit our historic gardens 10.30am-3pm on Sunday – Friday to see them in all their beauty.

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