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41 Southbrook Road

London

Developed over 14yrs, this large garden has a formal layout, with wide mixed herbaceous borders full of colour and interest, surrounded by mature trees, framing sunny lawns, a central box parterre and an Indian pergola. Ancient pear trees festooned in June with clouds of white kiftsgate and rambling rector roses. Discover fish and damselflies in 2 lily ponds. Many places to sit and relax.
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    This large South East London garden has been lovingly developed over 14 years into a corner of Eden!. It has a formal layout, wide mixed herbaceous borders packed full of colour and interest. The garden is surrounded by mature trees, framing sunny lawns, a central box parterre and an Indian pergola. The ancient pear trees, survivors of the orchards which once surrounded the Manor House, are festooned in June with clouds of white 'Kiftsgate' and 'Rambling Rector' roses. You can spot fishes and damsel flies in the two lily ponds framed by cypress trees and and discover many places to sit, including a small classical garden building, the perfect spot to relax and enjoy home-made tea and cakes. New for 2017 our Orangery and rock garden!

Features and Attractions

Enjoy refreshments in a small classical garden building with interior wall paintings, almost hidden by roses climbing way up into the trees. Orangery.

Press and Media Coverage

The garden has featured in a number of Gardening Magazines, Bises a Japanese publication, notably it was garden of the week in Garden News, and in 'Show Me Your Garden' on Sky1.

41 Southbrook Road- Canceled

Refreshments:

On this day, this garden is open by arrangement, which means that you will have to contact the owner to arrange visits for groups.

Pre-booking essential, please go to our events page to book your tickets.

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  • Regular opening
  • Open by arrangement only
  • Cancelled opening
Owner Information

Barbara & Marek Polanski
020 8333 2176
polanski101@yahoo.co.uk

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How to find us

41 Southbrook Road
Lee
London
SE12 8LJ

Accessibility information

Side access available for standard wheelchairs.

More about 41 Southbrook Road

This large South East London garden has been lovingly developed over 14 years into a corner of Eden!. It has a formal layout, wide mixed herbaceous borders packed full of colour and interest. The garden is surrounded by mature trees, framing sunny lawns, a central box parterre and an Indian pergola. The ancient pear trees, survivors of the orchards which once surrounded the Manor House, are festooned in June with clouds of white 'Kiftsgate' and 'Rambling Rector' roses. You can spot fishes and damsel flies in the two lily ponds framed by cypress trees and and discover many places to sit, including a small classical garden building, the perfect spot to relax and enjoy home-made tea and cakes. New for 2017 our Orangery and rock garden!

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