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Allotments with a difference!

Such a peaceful pretty place, the pear archway is amazing.. lovely fruit trees, nice to just stand... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
Lorna Jane G
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Rating based on a Winter Visit

We were walking from the car park to the Abbey building so decided to walk around the garden. It is... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
Greecophile
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Yorkshire, England
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Aug 17, 2018
“Allotments with a difference!”
Jul 18, 2018
“Bird park”
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The monastery garden is freely open the the public. It is a 300+ year old walled garden owned by the monastic community of prinknash but under restoration by volunteers.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Cranham, Stroud GL4 8EX, England
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+44 7826 857702
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Such a peaceful pretty place, the pear archway is amazing.. lovely fruit trees, nice to just stand and watch the bees work!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lorna Jane G
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Expensive to get in toddlers exposed to deep water ,paths and walkways damaged, so difficult with buggies and pram , not really toddler friendly .

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paradise654903
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We were walking from the car park to the Abbey building so decided to walk around the garden. It is peaceful but certainly not a good time of year to visit. There is no doubt that Spring and Summer will be the best times to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Greecophile
Reviewed October 26, 2017

This was our first ever visit to the monastery garden- we have been to the bird and deer park before but have never noticed that the garden has been open. Anyway walked round and found out that you are able to donate produce for them...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 87ClaireM
Reviewed August 14, 2017

This is a great location for photographers who are looking for interesting place for portraits or wedding photography. This is a great location for families too. You will find there old orchard with trees tuneless, carp fish pond and peaceful place to sit down and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank LeszekCiesiolka
Reviewed August 1, 2017

After visiting the Deer park, we went into the Monastery garden to have a look around. It was free to enter but you can give a voluntary donation or buy some of the produce they had for sale. It was a shame to see that...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank mishymonkey26
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

The monastery gardens is actually a series of multi-levelled mini gardens, which contain some real hidden gems. You enter through an iron, arched gateway at the end of the hill leading down from the main public car park. There is a notice that suggests you...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank filthurlow
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Lovely garden. Free to enter. Well worth having a 20 minute wonder around and seeing the work of volunteers who are restoring a unique historic garden.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank matthewhB1709QJ
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