Brendon Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Stunningly beautiful part of Exmoor. 2 gardens nestling in East Lyn river valley, 1 on heather moorland with views. Excellent walking alongside E Lyn river between Brendon and Rockford, dramatic coastal path nearby. 1 Deercombe Cottages: delightful small garden in steeply wooded valley, created using ditched stone to provide a variety of levels to display planting rich in contrasting foliage and variety of perennials. Doone Cottage: pretty garden surrounding C17 grade 2 listed cottage at edge of river. Terraces containing variety of mature and newer planting designed for yr-round colour and interest. Winding pathways provide stunning vistas over river. Kitchen garden. Higher Tippacott Farm: 950ft alt overlooking own pretty valley pasture with stream and pond.
Sat 5, Sun 6, Sat 19, Sun 20 Aug (12-5). Combined adm £4.50, Children free. Light lunches, home-made cakes & cream teas served at Higher Tippacott Farm. WC available. Times:12:00 to 17:00. Telephone:01598 741343. Visits also by arrangement July to Sept.. Open for charity.
Brendon Gardens, Lynton, Devon EX35 6PU
Sat 5 Aug 2017 to Sun 20 Aug 2017