Island Hall - Open Garden for NGS
3-acre grounds. Tranquil riverside setting with mature trees. Chinese bridge over Saxon mill race to embowered island with wild flowers. Garden restored in 1983 to mid C18 formal design, with box hedging, clipped hornbeams, parterres, topiary, good vistas over borrowed landscape and C18 wrought iron and stone urns. The ornamental island has been replanted with Princeton elms (ulmus americana).
Sun 27 May (11-4.30). Admission £4, Children free. Home-made teas. Times:11:00 to 16:30. Open for charity.
Island Hall, Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire PE29 2BA