4 acres of mature woodland and formal gardens with spectacular views over Trent Valley. Carpets of snowdrops at Feb/March opening. 500 rhododendrons/azaleas in May. Scented rose tunnel/wisteria arbour. Balustrade terrace for teas. Glade with 200yr old cedars overlooking ponds, waterfalls and croquet lawn. Bog garden and sunken area below ha-ha, then onwards to ancient well.
Sunday 18 February, Sunday 4 March (10.30am - 3pm), Sunday 13 May (11.30am - 5pm). Admission £4.00, children free. Home-made teas.
Local Brownies providing cakes and refreshments.
Lynn & Mark Carr
Gravel and grass paths, steep slopes but no access for wheelchair/disabled as snowdrops down steep slopes - some visible from terrace.
How to find us
Woodpeckers, 35 Lambley Lane, Burton Joyce, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG14 5BG
6m N of Nottingham. In Burton Joyce, turn off A612 (Nottingham to Southwell rd) into Lambley Lane, turn L onto private drive to access gardens. Ample parking Lambley Lane.