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Gardens in or near Porlock, such as Greencombe Gardens and Dunster Castle are listed below.

Greencombe Gardens

Greencombe Gardens, Porlock, Somerset

Porlock 0.6 miles away

Greencombe is a post-war garden, having been started in 1946 by Horace Stroud. It is a strip of 3.5 acres on the edge of ancient woodland. The light comes from the north, with a sweep of sky down to the Bristol Channel. To the south rise wooded... more

Dunster Castle

Dunster Castle, Dunster, Minehead, Somerset

Dunster, Minehead 6.7 miles away

Dunster Castle has a hilltop garden, lawn and interesting rare shrub borders. Below there are formal woodland terraces and along the river, opulent sub-tropical plantings of Camellias, Rhododendrons and Azaleas. The season begins with thousands of... more

Arlington Court & the National Trust Carriage Museum

Arlington Court & the National Trust Carriage Museum, Arlington, Barnstaple, Devon

Arlington, Barnstaple 17.4 miles away

With more than 20 miles of footpaths to discover, a grand Victorian garden full of exotic flowers, walled garden stuffed with produce used in the tea room and a beautiful old house containing fascinating Victorian treasures, Arlington Court and... more

Castle Hill Gardens

Castle Hill Gardens, Castle Hill, Barnstaple, Devon

Castle Hill, Filleigh, Barnstaple 17.6 miles away

Created back in 1730, Castle Hill Gardens bears all the hallmarks of a country house estate lavished with attention, love and care. Visitors travel to this North Devon haven to stroll around the woodland garden (a gorgeous patchwork of reds and golds... more

Cothay Manor

Cothay Manor, Greenham, Wellington, Somerset

Greenham, Wellington 19.9 miles away

The gardens at Cothay Manor are five miles west of Wellington, hidden in the high-banked lanes of Somerset. Virtually unchanged in 500 years, this sleeping beauty sits on the banks of the River Tone within its 12 acres of magical gardens. The gardens... more

Knightshayes

Knightshayes, Bolham, Tiverton, Devon

Bolham, Tiverton 20.1 miles away

The celebrated Knightshayes Garden, was originally planned in the late 1870s and then replanted in the 1950s. Crisply-managed formal terraces and a rather formal woodland garden with a water lily pool and topiary, specimen trees, rare shrubs, swathes... more

Dyffryn Gardens

Dyffryn Gardens, St Nicholas, Vale of Glamorgan

St Nicholas 20.2 miles away

Dyffryn Botanic Garden are outstanding Grade I listed Edwardian gardens. Currently undergoing restoration to Thomas Mawson®s original 1904 design with the help of a Heritage Lottery grant. This garden has everything - formal lawns, fountains and... more

Tiverton Castle

Tiverton Castle, Park Hill, Tiverton, Devon

Park Hill, Tiverton 21.4 miles away

Tiverton Castle Gardens: Beautiful walled gardens and romantic ruins making a wonderful backdrop. A Spring bulb border has colourful and unusual bulbs. A brightly coloured summer border round the house has some rare shrubs and bedding plants. A... more

Marwood Hill Gardens

Marwood Hill Gardens, Marwood, Barnstaple, Devon

Marwood, Barnstaple 22.0 miles away

Award Winning ´Garden of Excellence´ - Marwood Hill is a private 20 acre informal garden with three lakes, plant centre and garden tea room set in a sheltered valley. With extensive collections of camellias under glass and in the open. Three national... more

The Walled Gardens of Cannington

The Walled Gardens of Cannington, Church Street, Bridgwater, Somerset

Church Street, Cannington, Bridgwater 23.3 miles away

The Walled Gardens of Cannington lie within the grounds of a medieval priory in the village of Cannington in Somerset. Expect classic and modern features including the hot herbaceous border, the blue garden, a sub-tropical walk and a Victorian... more

Hestercombe Gardens

Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset

Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton 24.6 miles away

Hestercombe is unique in having three complete period gardens covering fifty acres. The Georgian landscape, Victorian terrace and the formal Edwardian gardens combine to create one of Britain´s premier garden sites widely recognised as being of... more

Killerton

Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter, Devon

Broadclyst, Exeter 29.5 miles away

Killerton is a famous woodland hillside garden full of splendid old and special trees including innumerable record-breaking specimens, many introduced by the plantsman Veitch, rare shrubs, beautiful herbaceous borders, crocus, daffodils, bluebells,... more

RHS Garden Rosemoor

RHS Garden Rosemoor, Great Torrington, Devon

Great Torrington 29.9 miles away

Set in the verdant Torridge Valley in Devon, RHS Garden Rosemoor is an award-winning garden with glorious displays for every season, meaning people return time and again for ideas, inspiration or simply to enjoy a marvellous day out. From Lady Anne´s... more

Barrington Court

Barrington Court, Barrington, Ilminster, Somerset

Barrington, Ilminster 36.0 miles away

Created by influential horticulturalist, artist and writer Gertrude Jekyll, Barrington Court Gardens near Ilminster in Somerset is a beauty to behold, whatever the weather. Jekyll designed Barrington Court towards the end of her career in 1917 (she... more

Stone Lane Gardens Arboretum

Stone Lane Gardens Arboretum, Chagford, Newton Abbot, Devon

Chagford, Newton Abbot 36.5 miles away

Stone Lane Gardens is a 5 acre arboretum situated in the Dartmoor National Park. It holds an important National Collection of Birch and Alder trees in a landscaped and water setting. Popular sculpture exhibition held in garden during summer.... more

Castle Drogo

Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, Exeter, Devon

Drewsteignton, Exeter 36.7 miles away

Castle Drogo and its 1920s Lutyens garden is the highest owned by the National Trust at 823 metres and lies within shelter of trees and hedges. The terraced formal garden has an established rhododendron and magnolia collection, spring bulbs, summer... more

Burrow Farm Gardens

Burrow Farm Gardens, Dalwood, Axminster, Devon

Dalwood, Axminster 36.7 miles away

Burrow Farm Gardens is a beautifully landscaped 10 acre garden, which will appeal to both the plantsman and those seeking a relaxing walk around a tranquil garden with extensive views. Sweeping lawns lead between island beds of unusual shrubs and... more

Clovelly Court Gardens

Clovelly Court Gardens, Clovelly, Bideford, Devon

Clovelly, Bideford 38.1 miles away

After the exertions of climbing up and down the village, it’s easy to forget to pop into Clovelly Gardens. But this lovely little Victorian Walled Garden, entered through ornate wrought-iron gates, is a treat just as much for keen gardeners as it is... more

Forde Abbey

Forde Abbey, Chard, Dorset

Chard 38.8 miles away

A magnificent former 12th Century Cistercian monastery, Forde Abbey ranks as one of the top ten gardens in England. Built beside the banks of the River Axe in the rolling Dorset hills, this outstanding stately home is surrounded by 30 acres of world... more

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, East Budleigh, Exeter, Devon

East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton, Exeter 38.9 miles away

When the sun shines on Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, tucked away in East Devon at Budleigh Salterton, it’s a glorious place to be. Acres of lush green lawns, glorious fountains and a rainbow of flowers set the scene, the backdrop to the beautiful... more

Milton Lodge

Milton Lodge, Old Bristol Road, Wells, Somerset

Old Bristol Road, Wells 40.9 miles away

Milton Lodge has charming Grade II listed gardens with south facing terraces overlooking Wells Cathedral and the Vale of Avalon with mixed borders, roses, yew hedges, fine trees and a separate 7 acre arboretum. Originally laid out in the early 1900s... more

Tyntesfield

Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol

Wraxall, Bristol 41.2 miles away

Tyntesfield, the original garden is thought to have been laid out in the 1840´s. Currently there is a huge restoration project underway to bring this impressive estate back to its former glory. The garden is Grade II* listed and is one of the top 500... more

The Bishop's Palace & Gardens

The Bishop's Palace & Gardens, Wells, Somerset

Wells 41.2 miles away

Bishop's Palace & Gardens: Find us in the centre of the historic City of Wells, step across the drawbridge and discover the splendour of the medieval Palace before you. Beyond the 13th century building lies 14 acres of gardens, springs and arboretum,... more

Tintinhull Garden

Tintinhull Garden, Farm Street, Yeovil, Somerset

Farm Street, Tintinhull, Yeovil 41.4 miles away

Tintinhull Garden is a classic 20th century English garden surrounding a 17th century manor house, of high formality overlaid with an opulent yet carefully contrived planting. With varied borders, attractive kitchen garden and secluded lawns all... more

Lytes Cary Manor

Lytes Cary Manor, Somerton, Somerset

Somerton 41.6 miles away

The impeccable topiary that lines the path leading to Lytes Cary Manor in Somerton, Somerset, says it all about this simple, beautiful Arts and Crafts garden. The house was once the home of medieval herbalist Henry Lyte who used the Niewe Herball... more

Montacute House

Montacute House, Montacute, Yeovil, Somerset

Montacute, Yeovil 42.0 miles away

Montacute House and gardens is a simple, elegant, Elizabethan garden comprised largely of green spaces, of lawns and processions of clipped yews. Most memorable is the formal sunken lawn beside the house, fringed with borders of rich pinks and... more

Mapperton Gardens

Mapperton Gardens, Beaminster, Dorset

Beaminster 47.9 miles away

Mapperton´s terraced valley gardens surround the delightful Tudor/Jacobean manor house, stable blocks, dovecote and All Saints Church. On the upper levels, a walled croquet lawn, then the orangery, an ornate pavilion overlooking the Italianate formal... more

Ashford Garden

Ashford Garden, Ashford House, Brecon, Powys

Ashford House, Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon 48.2 miles away

Surrounded by a woodland and water gardens, Ashford Garden sits in the stunning Brecon Beacons. Across four acres expect mixed shrubs and herbaceous borders, a meadow garden and pond, two alpine houses and beds with plants in raised beds plus... more

Veddw House Garden

Veddw House Garden, Veddw House, Devauden, Monmouthshire

Veddw House, The Fedw, Devauden 49.7 miles away

Veddw is a private garden open to the public and therefore non-institutional and idiosyncratic. It is owned by Anne Wareham, and Charles Hawes.(Anne is the author of 'The Bad Tempered Gardener', Charles the photographer, see... more

The National Botanic Garden of Wales

The National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

Llanarthne, Carmarthen 49.9 miles away

Created within 568 acres of beautiful parkland, The National Botanic Garden of Wales is home to a unique collection of over 100,000 different plants and the largest single-span Glasshouse in the world, designed by Lord Foster, which houses an... more

Aberglasney Gardens

Aberglasney Gardens, Llangathen, Carmarthenshire

Llangathen 50.6 miles away

Sitting in the scenic Tywi Valley in Carmarthenshire, Aberglasney Gardens is known as one of the finest gardens in Wales and has inspired poets and wordsmiths from the region since at least the 15th century. The house, whose long history is... more

Minterne Gardens

Minterne Gardens, Minterne Magna, Dorchester, Dorset

Minterne Magna, Dorchester 54.5 miles away

Minterne gardens are laid out in a horseshoe below the house with a chain of small lakes, waterfalls and streams. There is a fine collection of plants and trees for all seasons - the rhododendrons & azaleas are at their peak in April & May, and with... more

The Garden House

The Garden House, Buckland Monachorum, Yelverton, Devon

Buckland Monachorum, Yelverton 54.5 miles away

The Garden House has inspired numerous celebrity gardeners over the years and once you step foot in this Devon valley idyll, you’ll see why. The garden is actually several gardens in one, stretched across ten acres, all with their own personalities... more

Prior Park Landscape Garden

Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, Bath, Bath & Northeast Somerset

Ralph Allen Drive, Bath 55.2 miles away

Prior Park is a beautiful and intimate 18th century landscape garden, created by local entrepreneur and philanthropist Ralph Allen with advice from the poet Alexander Pope and Capability Brown. The garden is set in a sweeping valley with magnificent... more

Buckland Abbey, Garden & Estate

Buckland Abbey, Garden & Estate, Yelverton, Devon

Yelverton 55.4 miles away

A site brimming with history, Buckland Abbey Garden and Estate tells a 700-year-old tale that starts with the Cistercian monks who made this beautiful Devon spot their home and involves the great sailors Grenville and Drake. Besides the wonderful... more

Stourhead

Stourhead, Nr Mere, Warminster, Wiltshire

Nr Mere, Warminster 55.8 miles away

Stourhead is a fine example of English landscape gardens from the 18th century, re-planted in the 19th century with Conifers, flowering trees and shrubs. Follow a route anti-clockwise around the lake to gradually experience the sequence of arcadian... more

Dyrham Park

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire

Dyrham, Bath 56.1 miles away

The magnificent formal gardens of Dyrham Park were laid out when the grand house was built but became unfashionable by the late 18th century. They were largely cleared away or filled in when the park was landscaped by Humphrey Repton and Charles... more

Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens

Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens, Bullers Way, Weymouth, Dorset

Bullers Way, Abbotsbury, Weymouth 56.3 miles away

Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens were established in 1765 by the First Countess of Ilchester as a kitchen garden and have developed into a 30 acre Grade I listed delight. Home to rare and exotic plants from all over the world many of them first... more

Cotehele

Cotehele, St Dominick, Saltash, Cornwall

St Dominick, Saltash 56.4 miles away

Cotehele is a 19 acre large mature garden in two separate parts. The upper gardens surrounding the 16th century house contain a daffodil meadow, a formally planted terraced garden defined by walls and hedges, with magnolias, climbers, fine lawns,... more

Monnow Valley Arts

Monnow Valley Arts, Middle Hunt House, Hereford, Herefordshire

Middle Hunt House, Walterstone, Hereford 56.7 miles away

Monnow Valley Arts: Middle Hunt House. 'One of Herefordshire's hidden gems' Jesse Norman MP for South Herefordshire 3 September 2011 A modern garden of four acres. All the design for the garden has been done by its owners. A debt is owed to Piet... more

Greenway

Greenway, Greenway Road, Brixham, Devon

Greenway Road, Galmpton, Brixham 57.0 miles away

Greenway is a secret woodland garden, situated on the banks of the River Dart. A garden of exceptional beauty with an atmosphere of romantic wilderness and mystery, and is currently under restoration. The pleasant rambling paths scattered with... more

Longleat Gardens

Longleat Gardens, Warminster, Wiltshire

Warminster 57.0 miles away

Longleat Gardens are perhaps best known as the site of the first safari park outside Africa, created in 1966. Since then, the self-confessed eccentric owner The Marquess of Bath has made the grounds to the glorious country home that was created in... more

Iford Manor: The Peto Garden

Iford Manor: The Peto Garden, Iford Manor, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

Iford Manor, Iford, Bradford on Avon 57.1 miles away

Designed by architect and landscape gardener Harold Peto, the 2.5 acre Peto Garden in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, is a studied reflection on Zen-like tranquility. The master designer, who lived at Ilford Manor between 1899 and 1933, created this... more

Berkeley Castle

Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire

Berkeley 59.3 miles away

Berkeley Castle Gardens specialise in scent with rare plants, shrubs and trees and in particular roses. Also in the walled kitchen garden is a Butterfly House with hundreds of tropical butterflies in an indoor garden.... more

Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens

Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens, Strawberry Valley, Dartmouth, Devon

Strawberry Valley, Dartmouth 59.4 miles away

Three miles from Dartmouth, deep in the South Devon countryside, sits Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens. Back in 1989, the owners began to create a garden in a sheltered valley called Strawberry Valley and from those humble beginnings you will now find 42... more

Colby Woodland Garden

Colby Woodland Garden, Amroth, Narberth, Pembrokeshire

Amroth, Narberth 59.5 miles away

Colby Woodland Garden is an 8-acre garden with a fine display of colour in spring, with masses of dramatic rhododendrons, magnolias, sweetly scented azaleas and camellias, underplanted with bluebells. Later highlights are the summer hydrangeas and... more

Coleton Fishacre

Coleton Fishacre, Brownstone Road, Dartmouth, Devon

Brownstone Road, Kingswear, Dartmouth 59.6 miles away

Coleton Fishacre Garden is delightful, with its formal terraces. A cultured oasis on the beautiful south Devon coast, with the stream gurgling from pool to pool through generous marginal plantings. The valley garden weaves down towards the sea, with... more

Saltram

Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth, Devon

Plympton, Plymouth 61.0 miles away

Saltram was originally an 18th century landscape garden, featuring a fine orangery still used to produce a good collection of citrus fruit, and other buildings of the 1770s. Developments in the 19th century have continued to the present day, giving... more

The Courts Garden

The Courts Garden, Holt, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

Holt, Bradford on Avon 61.1 miles away

The Courts Garden is a comfortable, hard-working 1920s garden of different character areas in the manner of Hidcote. Good use of colour in both shrub planting and in the borders, many of which are closely colour-coordinated. The water garden contains... more

Kingston Maurward Gardens

Kingston Maurward Gardens, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, Dorset

Kingston Maurward, Dorchester 61.6 miles away

Set in idyllic surroundings, Kingston Maurward Gardens are Dorset´s best kept secret. A tranquil, and peaceful spot, the gardens are situated in undulating countryside, with a lake, canals, broad sweeping and formal gardens. Kingston Maurward House... more

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