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Stone Lane Gardens

Stone Farm, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8JU, England
+44 1647 231311
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A peaceful haven

Read about this garden in Gardener's World magazine and decided to visit. We were the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy N
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Lovely

Nice sculptures in a lovely, relaxed garden. Doesn't take long to get around the place but nice to... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2018
Ammie S
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An enchanting 5-acre woodland garden on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park in Devon, famous for National Collections of Birch trees and Alder trees and the annual ‘Mythic Garden’ sculpture exhibition. Winner of the Gardener’s World magazine ‘Gardens to Visit SW’ award 2010.
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  • Average3%
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Stone Farm, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8JU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Read about this garden in Gardener's World magazine and decided to visit. We were the only visitors, didn't see a soul, put our entrance money in the honesty box and wandered unhindered. In the entrance room there was a selection of umbrellas and a walking...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Nice sculptures in a lovely, relaxed garden. Doesn't take long to get around the place but nice to send some time in stillness.

1  Thank Ammie S
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

This is a wonderful spot to take the kids (or without) and it is a lot of fun and some quite wonderful sculptures to see.

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Reviewed November 5, 2017

We visited the arboretum and sculpture exhibitions last weekend, just before the exhibition was due to be removed for the winter. We are so glad that we managed to see it. The whole atmosphere was lovely, peaceful and relaxing. We loved the silent area at...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for just an hour on our way home from a weekend in Chagford. The gardens contain birch and alder trees and a number of ponds. The area has a number of pieces of art such as willow animals which isn't something I normally enjoy...More

Thank Ficyply
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

We spent a morning exploring this beautifully designed woodland with fascinating sculptures popping up amongst the trees. Although situated in rural Dartmoor, it is easily accessible. The owners are so trusting as one pays the entrance fee (just £6) into a box in a shed....More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We are grateful for the vision of Kenneth Ashburner and his family and friends and so glad that it is being continued. We have been coming here for over 20 years and it just gets more and more gorgeous!

Thank Devon P
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

I visited this stunning garden today. It is the National Collection of Birch and Alder trees and is absolutley worth the 2 mile detour off the A30 in Devon. There are picnic tables with spectacular views of Dartmoor, too. In the summer, the garden is...More

Thank Vikingforce7
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting to wander around. Really enjoyed finding the sculptures nestled around the gardens. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

This is my second visit and today was so special, the gardens are a haven of peace and tranquillity, the sculptures amazing and as it was the music fest we finished up in the barn and courtyard listening to some local stars. lovely

Thank denisesearle2017
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