4 acres formal and informal gardens surround C18 rectory, splendid views. Yew hedges, circular herbaceous borders with late summer colour. Exuberantly planted terrace, purple and white beds. Box parterres, mature trees, pond, fernery, ha-ha, pleached hornbeam circle. 10 acres woodland walks. Flourishing extended bog garden with islands; awash with primulas and irises in May. Dahlia garden in August.
Sun 14 May, Sun 11 June, Sun 6 Aug (2-5). Admission £6, Children free. Home-made teas. Times:14:00 to 17:00. Telephone:01258 817595. Visits also by arrangement May to Sept for groups, weekdays only.. Open for charity.
The Old Rectory, Pulham, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 7EA
Sunday 14 May 2017 to Sunday 11 Jun 2017