Brendon Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Stunning part of Exmoor National Park. All gardens have views. Excellent walking along river between Brendon and Rockford and between gardens; map available online. Brendon Hse: C18 in idyllic village location. Established front garden, evolving kitchen garden, greenhouse. Emphasis on recycling and gardening in harmony with wildlife. 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. Hall Farm: C16 longhouse set in 2 acres of tranquil mature gardens, enclosed then opening out into lake area with wild area beyond. Rheas, chickens, rare-breed cattle and black bees feature. Higher Tippacott Farm: 950ft altitude on moor.
Sat 25, Sun 26 May, Sat 24, Sun 25 Aug (12-5). Combined adm £5, Children free. Light refreshments. Higher Tippacott Farm serves light lunches, home-made cakes & cream teas. W.C. Brendon House serves tea & home-made cakes. WC. Times:12:00 to 17:00. Telephone:01598 741343. Visits also by arrangement May to Sept.. Open for charity.
Brendon Gardens, Lynton, Devon EX35 6PU
Sat 24 Aug 2019 and Sun 25 Aug 2019