The 7 acres have been described as ’a well-kept secret hidden behind the elegant facade of its Georgian centrepiece’. Sweeping lawns, York stone paths, gravel pathways, many young and mature trees and hedges, mixed and herbaceous borders, symmetrical rose garden, pond garden, working walled garden and glasshouses all help to create a diverse and compact sliver of Eden. Open:Weds 23 May; 13 June; 4 July (10-4); Suns 15 July; 12 Aug (12-5), Wed 22 Aug (10-4).
Admission £5, Children free. Times:10-4 12-5. Open for charity.
Dean House, Kilmeston, Hampshire SO24 0NL
Wednesday 23 May 2012 to Sunday 15 Jul 2012