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Boughton House

The Northamptonshire home of the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch. The garden opening incl opportunities to see the historic walled kitchen garden and herbaceous border incl the sensory and wildlife gardens. The wilderness woodland will open for visitors to view the spring flowers or the autumn colours. As a special treat the garden originally created by Sir David Scott (cousin of the Duke of Buccleuch) will also be open.

Opening for NGS:
Sunday 25 February, Sunday 21 October (11am - 3pm). Admission £6.00, child £3.00. Light refreshments in C18 Stable Block.

Duke of Buccleuch & Queensberry, KBE

For other opening times and information, please phone 01536 515731, email or visit

How to find us

Boughton House, Geddington, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14 1BJ

3m NE of Kettering. From A14, 2m along A43 Kettering to Stamford, turn R into Geddington, house entrance 1½m on R.

More about Boughton House

Discover 150 acres of stunning gardens, landscapes, tree lined avenues and serene waterways at the Northamptonshire home of the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch. Explore the beautiful, historic Walled Garden with its herbaceous border, flowerbeds and popular Sensory Garden.

See the newly restored 18th century Grand Etang, a reflecting pool for the House with spectacular fountain that rises over 75ft. The peace and beauty of the Rose Garden and ancient Lily Pond are also worth seeking out. After all that exploring, head to the Stables Café and Gift Shop where you can treat yourself to tea and cake or lunch, plus a spot of retail therapy.