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Iford Manor: The Peto Garden

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Address: Iford Manor, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 2BA, England
Phone Number: 1225 863146
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This garden is a must-see if you are in the area - or worth making a trip to if you love great gardens. It is beautifully maintained and has a range of formal garden and wild... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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Bath
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107 reviews 107 reviews
43 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

This garden is a must-see if you are in the area - or worth making a trip to if you love great gardens. It is beautifully maintained and has a range of formal garden and wild flower meadow, packed with exquisite plants and topiary bushes. When we visited, the wisteria was in its element, just glorious. The garden isn't huge,... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We went here on a beautiful day. Amazing garden, although it is quite steep for the less able. We had a cream tea which rounded the trip off very nicely.

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Trowbridge
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

A stunning Italian garden designed by Harold Peto It is a steep garden but well worth the climb with beautiful plants and Italian architecture See my youtube video search colinhj

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This is a small but perfectly formed Italian style garden. The Wisteria was perfect in every way. Enjoy

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Pennabilli, Italia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I've been there after visiting Bath on June for a Molotov Jukebox Gig. I fell in love with the place. Nature,peace and good music in Iford Manor.. THANK YOU!

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Kent, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Wonderful garden with grand statue on the bridge just popping out of countryside- steep so good exercise lovely views good tea rooms amazing cakes!!!!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Nestling in the bottom of the Ouse river valley near Bath, the garden at Iford is wonderful. Approached from the winding single track lane (off the Bath road) you reach the valley bottom and the house and river bridge before it come into view. Stunning location, a collection of old stone houses sit round the manor, which sits directly opposite... More 

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Chippenham
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

I have been to this place a few times and the first time there reminded me the paradise! This is one of the most beautiful and peaceful places in the south west. It is definitely worth of a visit.

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new york
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I came across this place whilst cycling from Freshford. It was an atmospheric summers day and threatened to thunder. The skies were grey and bright at the same time. Finding this place under such circumstances heightened its already burgeoning beauty. The place delighted in many ways. Cream tea served from the house keepers hatch was delicious. The scones were the... More 

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Gyor, Hungary
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This garden is a must if you are nearby Bradford-on-Avon. The garden is huge and beautiful. Perfect place to spend a relaxing afternoon. There are flowers, statues and columns everywhere. It's italian design, what you probably wouldn't expect in England and makes a pleasant surprise.

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