In winter find a flowering cherry tree, borders of snowdrops, aconites, iris reticulata, hellebores and miniature narcissus throughout the packed small garden which has inspiring ideas on use of space. Pond and arbour, raised beds of fruit and vegetables. In summer arches of roses and clematis. Hardy geraniums, delightful borders of English roses and herbaceous plants.
Pots of flowering bulbs for sale during Snowdrop Festival, plants for sale in the summer.
Every Sunday 4 February to 4 March (2 - 4pm).
Admission £2.50, children free. Light refreshments.
Hot chocolate, tea and coffee during Snowdrop Festival.
Visitors also welcome by arrangement in June adm incl tea or coffee & biscuits. Admission £3.50, children free. Light refreshments.
This garden also opens as part of Streetly End & West Wickham Gardens on Sunday 3 June.
Mr Paul & Mrs Shirley Shadford
NO WHEELCHAIRS, PRAMS, PUSHCHAIRS, WHEELED WALKERS OR DOG ACCESS TO THE GARDEN AT ALL.
How to find us
Clover Cottage, 50 Streetly End, West Wickham, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4RP
3m from Linton, 3m from Haverhill & 2m from Balsham. From Horseheath turn L, from Balsham turn R, thatched cottage opposite triangle of grass next to old windmill.
More about Clover Cottage
Sunken garden, summerhouse with views over countryside. Also in the front garden are espalier trained fruit trees along the old red brick wall, and in the back garden a charming patio, lilies, beautiful irises and many other plants. The arbour is covered in honeysuckle and clematis. The fern and shade plants border is under an old tree.