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The Old Vicarage

Shaftesbury

1.7 acre, award-winning Dorset wildlife friendly garden with swimming pond and bog gardens. Hundreds of bulbs, herbaceous perennial, roses, clematis and autumn bulbs. Tropical cannas & Cyprus in summer. Wonderful autumn colour. Tree viewing platform with wonderful views. Children can pond dip, oak swing and hunt for hidden fairies.
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    A wildlife winning 1.7 acre garden to attract the most wildlife we can have, which is both adult and child friendly. With inspiration for all to take home.
    Cakes are described as one of the best.
    .

Features and Attractions

Children and dogs welcome. Various shelters around garden if wet.

Press and Media Coverage

Home and garden, Daily Telegraph, Independent, Mail on Sunday, Dorset Magazine.

The Old Vicarage- 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.

Admission by donation

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

Miss Tina Wright
01747 811744
tina_lon@msn.com

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How to find us

The Old Vicarage
East Orchard
Shaftesbury
Dorset
SP7 0BA

4½m S of Shaftesbury, 3½m N of Sturminster Newton.
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    Between 90 degree bend and lay-bye with old red phone box. Parking is on opp corner towards Hartgrove.
Accessibility information

Not suitable for wheelchairs if very wet.

More about The Old Vicarage

A wildlife winning 1.7 acre garden to attract the most wildlife we can have, which is both adult and child friendly. With inspiration for all to take home.
Cakes are described as one of the best.
.

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