The garden of Feeringbury Manor is on an ancient site. The land originally belonged to William the Conqueror and the house dates back to before 1500.
The Beth Chatto Gardens began in 1960. From an overgrown wasteland with poor gravel soil and boggy hollows it has been transformed into an informal garden harmonising with the surrounding countryside. Beth’s special expertise is in her familiarity with plants’ suitability to varying soils and conditions, her own garden being Read more [...]