4 gardens of diverse interest in an attractive West London suburb. With the backdrop of St James's Church spire, 18 Cranmer Rd is a colourful garden with herbaceous and exotic borders and a WW2 air raid shelter transformed as rockery and water garden with azaleas, helianthemums and foliage plants. The SE facing garden at 30 St James's Rd is subdivided into 5 rooms. Decking with seating leads to ponds surrounded by grasses and shrubs and an African themed thatched exterior sitting room. Wayside, 25 St James's Rd, is a large urban garden divided into several areas, the entire garden is planted to attract wildlife with 2 wildlife ponds, mixed herbaceous borders, water feature, urns and pots. 16 Links Rd has many interesting features and luxurious planting by plantaholic owner.
Saturday 26 May, Sunday 27 May (2 - 5pm). Combined admission £5.00, children free. Home-made teas at 30 St James's Road and 16 Links View Road.
Partial wheelchair access.
How to find us
Hampton Hill Gardens, Hampton Hill, London, TW12 1DW
3m from Twickenham. 4m from Kingston-upon-Thames. Between A312 (Uxbridge Rd) & A313 (Park Rd). Bus: 285 from Kingston stops on Uxbridge Rd, Windmill Rd Stop. Stn: Fulwell 15 mins walk.
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