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Address: Patterdale Road, Windermere LA23 1NP, England
Phone Number: 015394 46008
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Fantastic gardens and Fantasctic Views need I say more ! You need to take a vist even if your not a gardener I'm sure you will find these gardens very interesting .

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Fantastic gardens and Fantasctic Views need I say more ! You need to take a vist even if your not a gardener I'm sure you will find these gardens very interesting .

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

These well kept beautiful gardens are maintained by volunteers from the Lakeland Horticultural Society and definitely should not be missed. This idyllic hillside location covers some 17 acres and includes many species of trees, shrubs with areas of rock gardens and herbaceous borders. We strolled along garden paths in the woodland walk with great views of Lake Windermere and enjoyed... More 

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Blyth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Second time to these gorgeous gardens, peaceful place to walk around in any weather. Definitely recommend a visit..and it's free!!

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This is one of my favourite gardens in the UK. Its size is not enormous, but it's plant collection is. There always seems to be so much colour here. Run as it is by volunteer gardeners it is a real gem, and a great credit to all who maintain it for our pleasure,and education.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Amazing gardens with fantastic views over the Cumbria mountains. If you love gardens then this is one not to be missed!

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Just off the A592 between Windermere and Troutbeck, this garden is well worth seeking out. I'd expected mainly trees and shrubs but there were also lots of colourful flowers. Large walled garden and unusual plants in the rock gardens, plus fantastic views over the fells. Amazing work by the volunteers who maintain it. It's a great place for a quiet... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This beautiful garden is run by volunteers if the Lakeland Horticultural Society. As the gardens are beautifully maintained there are a lot of dedicated people working here. The gardens contain the national collection of Astilbe, Polystichum and Meconopsis. There are stunning views over Windermere to the Langdale Pikes and beyond. The Tufa house was fantastic. Well worth a visit. Has... More 

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Louth, Lincs, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Take your picnic and enjoy the gardens, the views and the quiet. All plants are labelled so a digital camera is useful for taking home a reminder of plants that would compliment your own garden.

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Nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

As a professional horticulturalist I was awestruck by how well presented this garden was to say its funded primarily by donations and staffed principally by volunteers nothing was out of place the beds were clean and tidy and the displays wide varied and interesting. The fact that it was available to visit outside of the hours of 9am-5pm and was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Really worth a visit. Very relaxing and we'll kept. And interesting to see lots of new flowers. Could do with a small cafe though- we walked from town and were quite in need of a little snack or drink upon arriving! All in all, not one to miss!

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Address: Address: Patterdale Road, Windermere LA23 1NP, England
Phone Number: 015394 46008
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere

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