Sulgrave Gardens

Sulgrave is a small historic village having recently celebrated its strong American connections in 2014 as part of the 150 yrs of the signing of the Treaty of Ghent. Ten gardens and allotments opening; Eagle House, a walled garden which has been recently extensively replanted and The Cottage, a compact garden on two levels with strong architectural features. Threeways, a small walled cottage garden with some vegetables grown in containers. Rectory Farm has lovely views, a rill and well, and planted arbours. The well-established Manor garden planted by Sir Reginald Blomfield in the 1920s and the adjoining National Herb Garden featuring the herbs that could have been taken to America with the Washington family and others that have been introduced from America. Church Cottage, ½ acre garden with mixed planting for colour, form and scent throughout the year. Mill Hollow Barn, a large garden with a 10 yr old arboretum with many rare and interesting trees. The Watermill, a contemporary garden designed by James Alexander Sinclair, set around a C16 watermill and mill pond. Sunnymead a mature garden with trees, shrubs and traditionally planted borders. The Allotments are a charming group of seven allotment gardens.

An award-winning community owned and run village shop which will be open.

Sunday 18 June (2 - 6pm). Combined admission £6.00, children free. Tea at Asby House, Manor Road.

The gardens in this group are:
Church Cottage is opening on the group opening date.
The Cottage is not opening within the group.
Eagle House is opening on the group opening date.
Forge Cottage is opening on the group opening date.
The Herb Society Garden at Sulgrave Manor is opening on the group opening date.
Mill Hollow Barn is opening on the group opening date.
The Oak Barn is not opening within the group.
Rectory Farm is opening on the group opening date.
Sulgrave Allotments is opening on the group opening date.
Sulgrave Manor is opening on the group opening date.
Sunnymead is opening on the group opening date.
Threeways is opening on the group opening date.
The Watermill is opening on the group opening date.


How to find us

Sulgrave Gardens, Banbury, Northamptonshire, OX17 2RP

8m NE of Banbury. Just off B4525 Banbury to Northampton road, 7m from J11 off M40. Car parking at church hall.