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Woodhouse Eaves

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Heaven on earth!

My partner and I visited this garden under the National Garden Scheme, the kind owner opens his... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Rod B
Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
My first visit to a garden belonging to the NGS

So pleased this is my first visit to a garden belonging to the scheme, the cost of entry is donated... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Jun 18, 2018
“Heaven on earth!”
May 5, 2018
“Good day out for adults - NOT child friendly”
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

My partner and I visited this garden under the National Garden Scheme, the kind owner opens his garden for several months a year for the benefit of charity. To my mind it was the perfect garden, something different to see around every corner, huge established...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Rod B
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful garden that is quite expansive. Areas of well manicured lawn and garden, along with more natural areas. Picnic areas and quiet benches. The view from the main house is marvellous. Sadly although children’s tickets are available to purchase, it is not the most...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

So pleased this is my first visit to a garden belonging to the scheme, the cost of entry is donated to various charities! And all I can say is wow, such a wonderful garden, still quite natural in it's 5 acre setting, glorious shrubs and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marydoodles
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Lovely garden open regularly and good to see at different times of the year. It is much bigger than the house front might suggest and dips away giving a real countryside feel. Worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed May 7, 2017

This really is like a hidden treasure and I have been fortunate to visit on other occasions. It is a labour of love getting the gardens to look the way they do and after seeing the devastation that Storm Vera had made before, I was...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 01Dancer
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Visited with friends yesterday and walked into o this amazing garden that went on and on as you venture down the paths more and more colourful plants shone in the sunshine , beautiful maintained garden

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Susan B
Reviewed June 13, 2016

We visited on a Saturday at the beginning of June. Not the easiest of places to find so concentrate on your sat nav or route map! Quite a narrow entrance - no parking here but there is plenty of parking at the village hall about...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

I came here after seeing it in the Gardeners World booklet. Not too far to travel nor expensive at £4 a person. Open a few days a week Weds to Sun I believe. Such beautiful gardens and at this time of year many rhododendrons in...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank big-blue-eyes
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Dropped in with a friend and was pleasantly surprised at the size of the garden. Really is well hidden from the road but a true gem. Lovely display of rhododendrons and such a peaceful setting. Wandered around for about an hour and although other people...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Janet H
Reviewed February 23, 2016

I visited with friends and spent well over an hour wandering round the lovely garden. It was quite big and had a good variety of plants and styles. Really enjoyed taking our time to see everything and enjoying the sunshine here.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank johnandlizb
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